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Perth shopping centre cuts grid power by 30% with WA’s largest rooftop solar array

Western Australia’s largest rooftop solar system has been installed, and will supply 30% of the shopping centre’s electricity needs.

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Bottling the sun: Bright brewery taps solar to be electricity self-sufficient

A craft brewery in country Victoria has called for industry-wide renewable energy and sustainability goals, after successfully installing a 50kW solar system that will cover all of the beer maker's electricity needs.

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Solar and the city: Two Melbourne CBD landmarks make the switch

Two record-setting solar PV installations in Melbourne's CBD – largest ever retrofitted to a Melbourne apartment block and the highest commercial system in Australia – represent "new frontier" in switch to solar.

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Former coal-fired Brisbane Powerhouse generating energy again, this time solar

Solar with meaning: Brisbane City Council captures the spirit of the clean energy revolution, installing a 100kW solar array at a former coal-fired plant.

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Gold Coast shopping centre adds 636kW solar carpark – Australia’s largest

A Queensland shopping centre has installed a 636kW solar carpark, giving it the title of Australia's largest – but not for long.

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A bold community plan to convince business to put 2MW of solar on their rooftops

A retired arts consultant is leading a push to encourage 100 businesses in northern NSW to install 2MW of rooftop solar, and save money.

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Northern Territory IGA taps solar through commercial PPA

A Northern Territory supermarket has installed a 60kW rooftop solar system through a power purchase agreement that will save it 25% on energy costs.

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Vinnies installs 25kW solar system at Lismore HQ, shop

After a trial that cut its electricity use by 70%, St Vincent de Paul has installed a 25kW solar system on its regional HQ and Vinnies shop in Lismore, NSW.

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Adelaide Airport to add more than 1MW solar PV

Adelaide Airport to install largest solar PV system at an Australian airport on its short-term car park roof.

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Victorian aged care facility to save $40k a year with solar

A Mildura not-for-profit aged care facility is projected to save $40,000 a year after installing just under 100kW of solar on its rooftops – an investment that will be paid off in under three years.

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