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Current project 14. Tastex, Tas

14. Tastex Knitwear and Uniforms, Tas

Quick Win project No. 14: Tastex Knitwear and Uniforms, Tas

Tastex‚Äôs founding purpose is to provide employment and training for people with intellectual disabilities and to be self-funding through its knitwear factory. Tastex is a “Special Work” of the St Vincent de Paul Society, and is an Australian Disability Enterprise.
http://tastex.com.au/

Click to chip in to Tastex project

People contributing to Tastex project

DateNameStateAmount
2016-07-25David CastlefordSA$10/week
2016-07-25Laquorious DeeSA$20/week
2016-07-25Peter WadeQld$20/week
2016-07-25Amie BlandenSA$10/month
2016-07-22Kerri AVic$100.00
2016-07-21Kate ReadNSW$0.55
2016-07-11Bill GreshamACT$100.00
2016-07-06M&PTas$50.00
2016-07-06Big Win funds loan$5,000.00
2016-07-014th loan repayment from Nannup$900.00
2016-06-30DaneTas$120.00
2016-06-28Ian and Tess FletcherTas$200.00
2016-06-28Karen HamiltonSA$50.00
2016-06-27P&M TasTas$1,000.00
2016-06-16Ben EllistonACT$100.00
2016-06-16DaneTas$100.00
2016-06-15wwQld$50.00
2016-06-06Gaby JungTas$20.00
2016-06-022nd Moss Vale loan repayment$300.00
2016-06-012nd Pegasus loan repayment$320.00
2016-05-30Project 3, Beechworth 5th loan repayment$770.00
2016-05-27Greens MPs to compensate for travel emissions (rest of donation went to P12)$347.82
2016-05-26Big Win funds loan$5,000.00
Olimometer 2.52

Loan amount: Approx $23,000 (TBC)
Loan repayments: Approx $1,000/quarter (TBC)
Status: Current project

Work detailsCostExpected savings
Totals:
30.68kW Solar PV:
115 x Trinasmart Solar 260 watt panels with Tigo optimisers
1 x 27 kilowatt Fronius Eco 3 phase inverter
1 x Gateway and Management Unit
1 x 3 phase smart meter
$40,745
Note: Tastex will also be raising funds locally to cover part of the cost, and CORENA will provide the rest. The CORENA loan amount is likely to be around $23,000 (but will be adjusted down as local donations directly to Tastex increase)
42,553 kWh/year
Approx $8,000/year

Savings from CORENA loan: Depends on how much the loan ends up being, but approx $1,000/quarter (TBC)
13. Kulchajam, NSW

13. Kulchajam, NSW

Quick Win project No. 13: Kulchajam, NSW

Kulchajam is a not-for-profit arts and cultural organisation in the Byron Bay Arts Industrial Estate that cultivates new models of creative collaboration and shared resources. We are set up as a model of community cultural development that integrates social enterprise principles, sustainability, cultural exchange, and artistic excellence.
http://www.kulchajam.org/

This project is now fully funded – Thank You!

People contributing to Kulchajam project

DateNameStateAmount
2016-07-21Kate ReadNSW$65.45
2016-07-20HoadieVic$25/week
2016-07-20David LloydSA$25/month
2016-07-18Peter WadeQld$20/week
2016-07-18Laquorius DeeSA$20/week
2016-07-18David CastlefordSA$10/week
2016-07-18Jean Pierre Redestorff$19.48/month
2016-07-18Chris SimmonsSA$10/month
2016-07-18Jonathan MaddoxNSW$50/month
2016-07-14Wayne StanfordSA$30/fortnight
2016-07-14Jonathan PrendergastNSW$5/month
2016-07-13HoadieVic$25/week
2016-07-12PaulieSA$25/month
2016-07-12Robert ANSW$27.00
2016-07-11Peter WadeQld$20/week
2016-07-11Laquorius DeeSA$20/week
2016-07-11David CastlefordSA$10/week
2016-07-11Char GraingerVic$20/month
2016-07-11Warwick StoneVic$49.15/month
2016-07-11Parkeholme and Warradale loan repayments$1,161.00
2016-07-08SWNSW$25/month
2016-07-07Greenbushes 1st loan repayment$349.00
2016-07-06HoadieVic$25/week
2016-07-04Peter WadeQld$20/week
2016-07-04Laquorius DeeSA$20/week
2016-07-04David CastlefordSA$10/week
2016-07-04Jacinta GreenNSW$5/month
2016-07-04Robert LawtherNSW$464.53
(1 panel)
2016-07-01Bec DNSW$100.00
2016-07-01Tim HartleyVic$50.00
2016-07-01MichaelNSW$10.00
2016-06-30Dav and KrisNSW$300.00
2016-06-30Interest (QWP a/c)$0.10
2016-06-30Interest for year (QWP Ops a/c)$7.44
2016-06-30Wayne StanfordSA$30/fortnight
2016-06-29HoadieVic$25/week
2016-06-29MC flight compensationNSW$200.00
2016-06-28John RollsSA$45/month
2016-06-28Anton MaurusVic$35/month
2016-06-27Peter WadeQld$20/week
2016-06-27Laquorius DeeSA$20/week
2016-06-27David CastlefordSA$10/week
2016-06-26Anon$85/month
2016-06-25Amie BlandenSA$10/month
2016-06-25AnonSA$100.00
2016-06-23Leanne CQld$25.00
2016-06-22HoadieVic$25/week
2016-06-20Peter WadeQld$20/week
2016-06-20Laquorius DeeSA$20/week
2016-06-20Jean Pierre Redestorff$19.48/month
2016-06-20David LloydSA$25/month
2016-06-20David CastlefordSA$10/week
2016-06-20ConnySA$197.50
2016-06-17Chris SimmonsSA$10/month
2016-06-16Wayne StanfordSA$30/fortnight
2016-06-16Jonathan MaddoxNSW$50/month
2016-06-16Adam BarclayNSW$50.00
2016-06-15HoadieVic$25/week
2016-06-14Jonathan PrendergastNSW$5/month
2016-06-13Peter WadeQld$20/week
2016-06-13PaulieSA$20/month
2016-06-13Laquorius DeeSA$20/week
2016-06-13David CastlefordSA$10/week
2016-06-13Char GraingerVic$20/month
2016-06-09SWNSW$25/month
2016-06-08HoadieVic$25/week
2016-06-06The Peacock FamilySA$300.00
2016-06-06Peter WadeQld$20/week
2016-06-06Laquorius DeeSA$20/week
2016-06-06Jacinta GreenNSW$5/month
2016-06-06David CastlefordSA$10/week
2016-06-02Wayne StanfordSA$30/fortnight
2016-06-01HoadieVic$25/week
2016-06-01Ben EllistonACT$100.00
2016-06-013rd Ravenshoe loan repayment$855.00
2016-05-31Tim HartleyVic$50.00
2016-05-31Interest$0.92
2016-05-30Tegan - for daughter's 1st birthdayNSW$50.00
2016-05-30Robert ANSW$23.00
2016-05-30Peter WadeQld$20/week
2016-05-30Laquorius DeeSA$20/week
2016-05-30David CastlefordSA$10/week
2016-05-28John RollsSA$45/month
Olimometer 2.52

Loan amount: $6,000
Loan repayments: $450/quarter
Status: Current project

Work detailsCostExpected savings
Totals:$6,000$1,940/year
9,567kWh/year
6.24kW Solar PV
24 x 260W Risen panels
SMA 5000TL single phase -21 inverter
$6,000$1,940/year
9,567kWh/year