by Julian Spector
September 22, 2016

The ample sunlight and shifting policy landscape in Australia has created ripe conditions for adding energy storage to rooftop solar, and a battalion of companies has moved in to capitalize on the expected battery boom.

The climate and feed-in tariffs helped Australia gain one of the highest shares of rooftop solar adoption in the past decade or so. Now, their mission completed, the tariffs are starting to phase out, which leaves customers without compensation for any extra power they put back into the grid. 

Meanwhile, electricity...