Category Archives: Current project

30. Coorabell Hall, NSW

Quick Win project No. 30: Coorabell Hall, NSW

Coorabell Hall is a well-loved little country hall overlooking Byron Bay. It is volunteer-run for community, arts and cultural pursuits and has been providing a community meeting space for over 100 years.
http://coorabellhall.net/
This project is in partnership with COREM (Community-Owned Renewable Energy Mullumbimby)

NOTE: We had three new projects come in at almost the same time, so we have split the Project 29 funds we already had between all three, and you can choose whether to donate to Project 29, 30, or 31 when you click the button below and go to the donate form.

Chip in to help fund solar for Coorabell Hall!

People contributing to Project 29

Loan amount: $7,500
Loan repayments: $625/quarter
Status: Current project
Installation date: TBA

Work details CostExpected savings
Totals:$7,500
- 10.5 kW, 35 x 300W Canadian Solar panels
- 8kW SunGrow single phase inverter
$7,500TBA

29. Woonona Bulli, NSW

Quick Win project No. 29: Woonona Bulli School of Arts, NSW

The Woonona Bulli School of Arts provides venue space at heavily reduced rates to the local community. It operates as a hub for several creative groups who service dance, singing and yoga/pilates. It is also a registered charity and offers free venue hire for charitable fundraisers and educational workshops; along with annual sponsorships to local community groups. Its focus is on mental health and environmental awareness.
https://www.facebook.com/WBSOA/

NOTE: We had three new projects come in at almost the same time, so we have split the Project 29 funds we already had between all three, and you can choose whether to donate to Project 29, 30, or 31 when you click the button below and go to the donate form.

Chip in to help fund solar for Woonona Bulli!

People contributing to Project 29

Loan amount: $9,645
Loan repayments: $406/quarter
Status: Current project
Installation date: TBA

Work details CostExpected savings
Totals:$9,645$1,390/year
- 6.6 kW system with consumption monitoring
- 19 x LG NeON2 350W panels
- 1 x SolarEdge HD Wave 5kW inverter
$9,64510,000kWh/year
$1,390/year

* ‘Grid electricity avoided’ refers to the total solar generation per year. It is the amount of more carbon-intensive grid electricity that is avoided at the site + solar exports which are used by others on the grid.