Subsidies to West Australian households that pump solar power to the grid during the middle of the day are set to be slashed in a bid to avoid the risk of renewable energy overloading the state’s electricity system.
- More than 300,000 households in WA’s south-west have solar panels
- A new subsidy scheme will slash daytime payments for excess solar but boost those at peak times
- The changes come into effect from August 31
The WA Government, however, w…