Author Archives: Solpoder

Solar Could Lead Global Energy Share by 2050, Reported by International Energy Agency

Global Emissions Increasing in 2021, Despite International Pledges The International Energy Agency (IEA) recently released a report, ‘Net Zero by 2050‘, which outlines a pathway to tackle the climate crisis. The emissions target of net zero by 2050 will limit a global temperature increase to 1.5C.  Transiting to renewable energy is the major effort outlined […]

Solpod to Power Savings for Ausworkwear & Safety Headquarters

Solar Pods to Power Savings for Ausworkwear & Safety Headquarters  Ausworkwear & Safety has moved to save money and electricity by installing an 82kWp Solpod Roof solar system on their headquarters in Morwell, Victoria.  The company chose our rapid-install, redeployable solar pods for their roof recognising our best practice in safety and Australian Made solar mounting. “Ausworkwear […]

Our Solar Pods Meet All Three Rs of Sustainability: Reduce, Reuse & Recycle

Solpod Leads in Reducing Environmental Impact of Solar Panel Lifecycle With the surge in Australian businesses and households choosing to save dollars and the environment through solar generation, there has been greater scrutiny on the environmental impact of the solar panel lifecycle.  Solpod offers our unique solar pods, that meet the opportunity to lessen the […]

Australian Aluminium Used in Solpod Solar Mounting

Australian Aluminium Used in Solpod Solar Mounting Solpod welcomes Mr Michael Gollschewski as the newly appointed President of the Australian Aluminium Council.  Solpod proudly uses Australian aluminium in its solar mounting solution. Solpod’s solar mounting product is the only Australian Made mounting solution available.  The solar mounting solution range includes Solpod Roof, Solpod Ground and Solpod […]

Australian Made Week: Choose Australian Made Solar

Australian Made Week The first ‘Australian Made Week’ started on the 24th May, launched by Australian Made.  Solpod offers the only Australian Made and manufactured solar mounting products, including our large modular Solpod Roof, Solpod Ground and the versatile Solpod Mini. Australian Made Week runs until Sunday the 30th May.  The Chief Executive of Australian Made, Ben Lazzaro, said: “It’s an opportunity […]

Solpod in Sydney Inner West Go Solar Campaign

Go Solar Campaign – Inner West Council  A reminder to businesses in the Inner West area of Sydney that Solpod is being promoted in the council’s Go Solar campaign.  Inner West businesses can take advantage of no installation fees or minimum terms for Solpod rentals. In 2019, the Inner West Council declared a climate emergency, adopting […]

Victorian Government Operations to be Powered by 100% Renewables by 2025

Victoria’s Target to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions by 50% by 2030 Solpod welcomes the official announcement by the Victorian Government to reduce the state’s greenhouse gas emissions by 50% by 2030.  As part of the State’s Climate Change Strategy, Victoria’s target is to source 50% of its energy from renewables by 2030. All Victorian Government operations […]

Solpod joins Beyond Zero Emissions’ launch to Activate Renewable Energy Industry Precincts in the Hunter

Renewable Energy Industrial Precincts in the Hunter Beyond Zero Emissions (BZE), an Australian independent climate change think tank, hosted an event to launch Activating Renewable Energy Industrial Precincts in the Hunter.  The BZE event occurred as part of the Hunter Innovation Festival. Solpod was pleased to be part of the Meet the Innovators session.  At […]

The Versatile Solpod Mini

About Solpod Mini  The Solpod Mini product series is Solpod’s rail-based rooftop solar solution.  Smaller than our larger redeployable solar pods, the Solpod Mini is suitable for a wide range of rooftops. To help our customers understand more about this versatile product, Dr Jeremy Lawrence, Solpod’s Engineering Manager, has prepared demonstration videos.  Watch the introductory video here: […]

Solpod Solar At Woolworths Wellington

Solpod installation at Woolworths Wellington Solpod congratulates Shell Energy, and their subcontractors, UCS Solar and Case Statewide Solar on successfully completing a Solpod rooftop solar installation on Woolworths at Wellington.  The Solpod solar system size is 100kW, and was rapidly installed in only one day. Solpod’s redeployable solar roof products are rapidly installed via cranes, minimising […]