Western Downs Regional Council is going solar

Last Modified: Fri Feb 03 2017 13:02:50 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 12
    facilities across the region will make the switch to greener, cleaner energy.
  • 1,940
    total solar panels that will be installed across all the 12 facilities.
  • 737,000 KWh
    of electricity will be generated per year.
  • Feb 2017
    commencement of installation. The project has been awarded to Green Incentives Pty Ltd.
  • 45%
    expected RoI
  • 606 tonnes
    reduction in CO2 equivalent emissions each year.
  • 6 buildings
    targeted for completion by Jun 2017: 1) Customer Service Centres in Dalby, Chinchilla, Tara and Miles, 2) Tara Memorial Hall and Miles Leichardt Centre, 3) Dalby and Chinchilla Aquatic Centres, 4) Carinya and Tarcoola Aged Care facilities, 5) Dogwood Crossing, Miles, Chinchilla Cultural Centre and MyALL 107 and 6) Chinchilla Wastewater Treatment Plant.