Tag Archives: Australian manufactured

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 […]

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: […]

Australian Manufacturing Opportunities in Solar

Innovation is Key to Growth in Australian Solar Manufacturing James Larratt, the CEO and co-founder of Solpod, was recently interviewed by the Australian Manufacturing Forum about his thoughts on the potential for Australian manufacturing in the global solar market.  Larratt sees innovation as the main growth opportunity for Australian manufacturing to capitalise on the success seen […]

Colonial Brewery Calls for Victorian Emissions Targets

Solpod Solar Installation at Colonial Brewery Solpod completed a 100kWp rooftop solar installation for Colonial Brewery in Port Melbourne in late 2020. The ABC featured Colonial Brewery’s solar installation in recent reporting that reveals businesses are keen to adopt renewables. The ABC reported on the 28/01/21 about Colonial Brewery:  “It recently installed 100 kilowatts of solar […]

Solpod a Premier’s Design Awards Finalist

Finalist of the Victorian Premier’s Design Awards Solpod is proud to announce we have been listed as a Finalist of the Premier’s Design Awards. Solpod entered our re-deployable ‘Solpod’ product in the Product Design category, to showcase our highly innovative rooftop arrays.  Solpod has the potential to be a game changer in the commercial rooftop […]

Buying Australian Made Supports Covid-19 Economic Recovery

Australian Made Campaign  A renewables led recovery would support three times as many jobs as a gas/fossil fuel lead recovery, the ABC reported.  As a provider of Australian Made solar panel mounting solutions, Solpod promotes Australian Made, helping to create jobs and supporting Australian innovation. Australian Made Ltd has launched a new campaign “Buy Australian Now […]

Solar is the ‘King’ of Global Electricity Markets, According to International Energy Agency

Solar is the ‘New King’ Solar is the ‘new king’ of power markets around the world, according to a report released by the International Energy Agency (IEA).  After the Covid-19 pandemic, solar will play a key role in the recovery of global electricity markets. The IEA released the World Energy Outlook report, which detailed the […]