Aug 25, 2022
Our guest in this episode is alternate energy specialist Jacqui Mills. Jacqui is an Energy Engineer and head of New Energy at Clipsal Solar. Before working at Clipsal, Jacqui was the virtual power plant lead at the Australian Energy Market Operator, which manages electricity and gas systems and markets across Australia. In this interview, Jacqui shares how adding solar to people's homes affects the grid, how large and small-scale batteries are being integrated into the overall energy system, and how important energy efficiency is to a home before solar and batteries are added. This interview is conducted by Daniel Moore, an EmAGN representative based in Victoria.