Why “curtailment” is about to become a dirty word: rooftop solar’s gone hard – now it’s being told to go home …

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Illustration by Marc Blazewicz. Image credits: AEMO (graph), Getty Images.

The uptake of rooftop solar shows no signs of slowdown, and it’s putting pressure on the electricity network. Two states have legislated to – in effect – throw the power away to protect the grid. What’s option 2?

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