Your source for the latest in the smart energy economy.

Smart Energy magazine is the flagship publication of the Smart Energy Council (formerly the Australian Solar Council and the Energy Storage Council). Smart Energy Magazine provides a unique technical and practical resource that delivers insights and analysis to the solar, energy storage, green hydrogen, renewables and smart energy industries. The magazine covers industry news and comment, technical guides and information making it a must read if you work in or are interested in smart energy and renewables.

Latest IssueS

Smart Energy 2024 issue 2 JUNE Cover

Winter 2024

Solar Farms, Agriculture and Biodiversity

In this issue...

  • Reliable Renewables and a Federal Budget made for and in Australia
  • SunShot and Battery Strategy shine the light on local manufacturing
  • Gas strategy inflames tensions
  • The Central Queensland Hydrogen Project takes shape
  • Smoothing the way to green iron
  • The Hydrogen Innovation Challenge
  • Myth busting on renewables
  • People Power: Consumer Energy summit
Smart Energy 2024 issue 1 MARCH COVER

Autumn 2024

Climate: a global concern requiring concerted action

In this issue...

  • Smart solution to cost-of-living pressures
  • Smart Energy: an abundance of ideas, actions and technologies
  • The UN COP meeting: a chance to spotlight Australia
  • Bob Brown’s candid views on renewables and biodiversity
  • FrontRunners for solar solutions
  • A shining outlook for rooftop PV
  • Solar Accreditation Australia

More about the magazine

A Snapshot of Smart Energy Magazine

Delving into cutting-edge developments from micro to large-scale renewables, and advocacy to commentary and everything in between, the magazine is created by and for the smart energy sector. It is designed for smart energy devotees. Smart Energy magazine is an essential read delivering the news, insights, and analysis on the solar, storage and smart energy industry.

Articles in Smart Energy magazine are written by industry specialists and product suppliers. Features covering solar and storage policy are also a regular inclusion, for example:​

Previous issues

Smart Energy 2024 issue 2 JUNE Cover
Winter 2024

Solar Farms, Agriculture and Biodiversity

Smart Energy 2024 issue 1 MARCH COVER
Autumn 2024

Climate: a global concern requiring concerted action

Smart Energy 2023 issue 4 DEC 1 COVER
Summer 2023

Massive Renewables Build Plan

Smart Energy 2023 issue 3 Sept COVER 800PX
Spring 2023

Yes – The Voice: A chance to listen, understand and act gif maker 10 1
Winter 2023

The Rising Power of India gif maker 11
Autumn 2023

Gender Action Plan – Addressing workforce shortfalls gif maker 12
Summer 2022

Smart Actions – Plugging more renewables into the grid

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Spring 2022

Smart Transport: Australia’s next energy revolution

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Winter 2022

Victory at last: A new smart energy and climate action agenda

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Autumn 2022

Wind Power: Unlocking Australia’s Superpower Status gif maker 2 1
Summer 2021

Electric Vehicles: A Real Game Changer gif maker 1
Spring 2021

A Smarter Future: Home Energy Generation gif maker 3
Winter 2021

Women in Solar and Smart Energy gif maker 5
Autumn 2021

100% by 2035: Accelerating Ambitions for Renewable Energy

Summer 2020

Electrifying everything with renewables

Spring 2020

Leaders Unite at Global Summit

Winter 2020

A Renewables-Led Recovery

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Autumn 2020

Corporations turn to renewables

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