It’s Time to Bust Some Myths about Solar

March 2, 2018

solar myths

Myth #1 Australia is not ready for solar. Actually, it is. 2017 was a record-breaking year for solar in Australia. Installations of solar panels were up by a whopping...Read the full post

Good news! Powershop drops prices in Victoria!

March 1, 2018

You’ve probably landed here because you heard the great news about Powershop’s recently announced price drop for Victorian customers. We grabbed three minutes with our CEO Ed McManus to...Read the full post

Powershop’s Your Community Energy (YCE) program is growing up and going international!

February 23, 2018

Your Community Energy is growing up and going international!

You’ve got to admit, we’re very fortunate to live in a country with such amazing renewable energy resources, and it’s part of our responsibility as Australia’s Greenest Power Company...Read the full post

Powershop announces support for Stop Adani and pushes for more renewables

February 22, 2018

In an interview with The Guardian Australia last week, South Korean presidential hopeful Ahn Hee-Jung made a clear statement on the future of coal: it’s over and the world...Read the full post

5 days of love FB competition winners

February 20, 2018

Here are our winners for the 5 days of love FB competition Day #1 Brooke Wilkinson Day #2 Laus Nicolson Day #3 Laus Nicolson Day #4 Sarah Jackson Day...Read the full post

Powershop: Canstar Blue’s Most Satisfied Customers – Electricity Providers VIC 2017 (we’ve done it again, again!)

February 8, 2018


Every year, Canstar Blue undertakes research to find the electricity company with the most satisfied customers, and for the third year in a row (2015, 2016 & 2017) Powershop...Read the full post

MEDIA RELEASE: Meridian Energy Australia invests in renewable energy by adding hydro, solar and wind projects to meet on-going customer growth.

February 1, 2018

1 February 2018 Meridian Energy Australia has entered into an agreement to purchase three hydro power stations from Trustpower for A$168m and in addition has signed three Power Purchase...Read the full post

Curb Your Power: Event #1 – how we all performed

January 29, 2018

For two hours on a sunny Wednesday afternoon in December 2017, we were called on (by AEMO) to initiate the first official Curb Your Power event. This was the...Read the full post

10 ways to help you become greener in the new year!

January 11, 2018

Since we’re a power company, we’re not going to tell you how to quit sugar or run a marathon — but we can share these 10 little tips to...Read the full post

12 Days of Chrissie Winners

December 15, 2017

Day #1 A huge congrats to Angela Haughey for winning a $100 MIFF gift voucher. Day #2 Congratulations to Janelle Carroll, Honor L Gillies, Michele Belfanti, Maddie Janssen and...Read the full post