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Perth shopping centre cuts grid power by 30%

Western Australia’s commercial solar market got a boost this week, after the state’s largest rooftop solar system, a 312kW array on the Broadway Fair Shopping Centre in the Perth suburb of Nedlands, was launched on Thursday. The system, made up of a total of 948 PV panels supplied by SunEdison and installed by Infinite Energy,…
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Alice Springs Airport nears 100% renewables with new solar array

Alice Springs Airport, which already generates 50% of its power from solar, will soon be having one of the largest photovoltaic-solar systems in Australia, with plans to install more than 1000 Photovoltaic solar panels on the roof of a shaded long-term parking bay. The $1.9 million project will add to the Airport’s award-winning solar energy…
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WA government solar proposal will reduce red tape

The recent proposal by the Western Australian Government to reduce red tape for the solar industry and provide more choices for consumers is very welcome, the Clean Energy Council said today. Clean Energy Council WA Manager Dermot Costello said a draft proposal released by the WA Department of Finance’s Public Utilities Office would remove restrictions…
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