Quick Win Project 31 – Ballina Byron Family Day Care, NSW
Ballina Byron Family Day Care represents the true essence of Quality Home
Based Early Childhood Education and Care. Our qualified Educators believe in
a nurturing, natural home environment to foster a warm and caring
relationship within an intimate small group.
Ballina Byron Family Day Care is an non-profit community based Family Day
Care Scheme. Our service is sponsored by a community based Management
committee and we rely on our stakeholders to support the financial needs of
See what has been achieved via the CORENA loan to Ballina-Byron FDC so far
* Since the amount of CO2 avoided is highly dependent on the fuel source used for local grid electricity, and since subsequent CORENA projects (partly funded by loan repayments from this one) are in different locations and began at various times when different carbon intensity figures applied, we have used 1MWh = 1 tonne as a very rough approximation across all projects.
Loan amount: $9,952.82
Loan repayments: $553/quarter
Status: Funded project
Installation date: 11 March 2020
Installed by: Light Touch Solar and Electrical, Byron Bay (they didn’t just install the system, but were a huge help in each stage of organising this project)
Loan repayments so far:
|Work details||Cost||Expected savings|
|19 x Winaico WST MS WST-325M6 panels|
19 x Enphase IQ7PLUS-72-2-INT inverters
Tilt frames and other required products
* ‘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.