Coolgardie Children’s Centre

  • Location : Corrimal
  • Completed : June 2012
  • System Size: 4.95KW
  • Number of Panels: 22
  • Inverters : ABB Power-One PVI5000
  • Installation Type: Tin Roof Tilt Mount
  • Estimated Power Produced: $1,825

Located in Corrimal, Coolgardie Children’s Centre is a local child day care centre that has been nominated for and won the “Most Outstanding Child Care Centre in the South Coast, Illawarra & Southern Highlands” award. The 4.95KW custom system installed for the award winning day care centre consists of 22 solar panels and a Power-One PVI solar inverter. Before making the investment in solar Coolgardie Children’s Centre was paying a large amount per electricity bill and with their solar system installed they are now paying a dramatically reduced amount. This represents a significant offset to the centre’s electricity costs and the money that is saved is now being redirected into learning and development resources for the children. Coolgardie Children’s Centre is a great example of local businesses investing in solar technology; they’re cutting down costs and emissions, but also raising young children in a clean renewable energy environment. 

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