28. Woden Valley Child Care Centre, ACT

Quick Win project No. 28: Woden Valley Child Care Centre, ACT

WVCCC is a Community Based Non-Profit Child Care Center managed by a Parent Committee. WVCCC has been continuously operating since 1992 and is an approved service providing high quality care and education for children from 0 to 5 years old.

This project is now fully funded – Thank you!

See what has been achieved via the CORENA loan to Woden Valley Child Care Centre so far

As of 11/01/20, the loan to Woden Valley CCC has achieved:

Project 28 kW (solar &/or
EE equivalent)
MWh to date
Approx* CO2
avoided to date
Dollar value
of achievement
At Woden Valley CCC 31.20 kW 7.15 MWh 7.15 t $38,744
At subsequent projects 0.00 kW 0.00 MWh 0.00 t $0
Total 31.20 kW 7.15 MWh 7.15 t $38,744

Switch on date: 14/11/19.
Number of days in operation: 58.

* Since the amount of CO2 avoided is highly dependent on the fuel source used for local grid electricity, and since each CORENA project is in a different location, we have used 1MWh = 1 tonne as a rough approximation across all projects.

People contributing to Project 28

Loan amount: $38,744
Loan repayments: $1,500/quarter
Status: Funded project
Switch on date: 14 November 2019

Loan repayments received so far:

Work details CostExpected savings
- 31.2 kW system with consumption monitoring
- 78 x LG NeON2 400W panels
- 1 x SolarEdge SE27.6K inverter with P850 optimisers
$38,744 (ex GST)45,000kWh/yr

* ‘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.