Community funded solar project at Brimbank Bicycle Education Centre

Last Modified: Tue Jun 06 2017 15:11:59 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 4.2 kW
    capacity of the solar rooftop system installed at the Brimbank Bicycle Education Centre in Victoria with the aid of community funding faciliated by CORENA (Citizens Own Renewable Energy Network Australia Inc.).
  • 14
    LG MonoX2 300W panels installed. In addition the following systems has been installed as well: SolarEdge SE4000 inverter, SE Energy Monitor, Solar PV Hot Water Timer, Solar PV Hot Water system.
  • $11,000
    project cost, fully funded by loan provided by CORENA.
  • 9,772 kWh
    resultant savings in electricity consumption each year.
  • $1,565
    savings per year by switching to solar based appliances.
  • $550
    per quarter that Brimbank Board has offered to use towards loan repayment in 5 years.