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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/

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People contributing to Tastex project

DateNameStateAmount
2016-08-31HoadieVic$25/week
2016-08-314th Ravenshoe loan repayment$855.00
2016-08-3010th Gawler loan repayment$1,500.00
2016-08-30Robert ANSW$23.50
2016-08-29Peter WadeQld$20/week
2016-08-29David CastlefordSA$10/week
2016-08-29Laquorious DeeSA$20/week
2016-08-29Hugh Mallen, wedding gift for Hannah and TimothyVic$65.00
2016-08-296th Beechworth loan repayment$770.00
2016-08-28John RollsSA$45/month
2016-08-28Last of $2 per FB share$8.00
2016-08-26Anon$85/month
2016-08-26Anton MaurusVic$35/month
2016-08-26KLVic$50.00
2016-08-25Wayne StanfordSA$30/fortnight
2016-08-25Amie BlandenSA$10/month
2016-08-25Luke SchubertSA$25.00
2016-08-24HoadieVic$25/week
2016-08-22Peter WadeQld$20/week
2016-08-22David CastlefordSA$10/week
2016-08-22Laquorious DeeSA$20/week
2016-08-22David LloydSA$25/month
2016-08-22wwQld$50.00
2016-08-22Tulgeen 11th loan repayment$1,000.00
2016-08-19Kate ReadNSW$200.00
2016-08-18Jean Pierrs Redestorff$19.48/month
2016-08-17HoadieVic$25/week
2016-08-17Chris SimmonsSA$10/month
2016-08-16Jonathan MaddoxNSW$50/month
2016-08-15Peter WadeQld$20/week
2016-08-15David CastlefordSA$10/week
2016-08-15Laquorious DeeSA$20/week
2016-08-15daviddonSA$50/month
2016-08-15The Peacock familySA$100.00
2016-08-15Jonathan PrendergastNSW$5/month
2016-08-12PaulieSA$25/month
2016-08-11Wayne StanfordSA$30/fortnight
2016-08-11Char GraingerVic$20/month
2016-08-10HoadieVic$25/week
2016-08-10Warwick StoneVic$49.15/month
2016-08-09Peter WadeQld$20/week
2016-08-09SWNSW$25/month
2016-08-08David CastlefordSA$10/week
2016-08-08Laquorious DeeSA$20/week
2016-08-08Jody MoateSA$10.00
2016-08-08Pegasus 3rd loan repayment$320.00
2016-08-08Dave ClarkeSA$110.00
2016-08-04Jacinta GreenNSW$5/month
2016-08-04Robert ANSW$30.00
2016-08-03Matthew CurnowSA$11.00
2016-08-03HoadieVic$25/week
2016-08-03Simon PayneACT$100.00
2016-08-03MichaelNSW$200.00
2016-08-01David CastlefordSA$10/week
2016-08-01Laquorious DeeSA$20/week
2016-08-01Peter WadeQld$20/week
2016-08-01Tim HartleyVic$50.00
2016-07-31Interest$3.08
2016-07-29$2 per Facebook share of specific post$60.00
2016-07-28John RollsSA$45/month
2016-07-28Wayne StanfordSA$30/fortnight
2016-07-27HoadieVic$25/week
2016-07-27Tim KerslakeACT$24.42
2016-07-26JenTas$50.00
2016-07-26Anon$85/month
2016-07-26Camden 5th loan repayment (part)$573.00
2016-07-26Anton MaurusVic$35/month
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)