ARENA commits $2.1 million to moveable SunSHIFT solar system

The Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) has committed $2.1 million of funding to deploy a moveable and modular solar system in New South Wales.

ARENA’s recoupable funding support will aid in the deployment 1 MW of the “SunSHIFT” technology in Rutherford, NSW. ARENA has “supported the technology from inception to manufacturing and pilot scale demonstration through successive projects,” ARENA said. Laing O’Rourke developed the technology through a newly formed subsidiary, SunSHIFT. It is an all-in-one system that consists of solar PV and control systems combine with a conventional diesel or gas generator, and the capacity to add battery storage. 

 

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Rachel Alembakis

Rachel Alembakis

Publisher/Editor at The Sustainability Report
Rachel Alembakis has published The Sustainability Report since 2011. She has more than a decade of experience writing about institutional investments and pension funds for a variety of publications.
Rachel Alembakis

Author: Rachel Alembakis

Rachel Alembakis has published The Sustainability Report since 2011. She has more than a decade of experience writing about institutional investments and pension funds for a variety of publications.

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