Tag Archives: Commercial Solar

Large Commercial Buildings Ideal for Solar

Solar on Superstores Solpod has been delivering solar to businesses around Australia, with our customers enjoying clean energy from our rapid-install solar pods.  A report generated by Environment America found that superstores, like super centres, supermarkets, shopping centres and big box retailers, are ideal buildings for rooftop solar. Superstores have have large, flat and sunny roofs. […]

Solpod Solar in Australian Made Feature

Solpod in Australian Made Feature Solpod is thrilled to be featured by Australian Made in their recent publication.  It is a wonderful opportunity to highlight how manufacturing our solar pods in Australia is helpful to the Australian economy, community, the Australian solar industry and the businesses who choose our solar products. See the following link to […]

Solpod Solar Video Features at COP23 Climate Conference!

Solpod Solar Video Features at COP26 Climate Conference The Solpod team are thrilled that a Solpod video about one of our installation sites was broadcast at COP26!  The video aired at the COP26 Australian Pavilion and features our CEO, James Larratt. Mr Larratt says: “Solpod supports accelerated climate action with the transition to renewables being a major […]

Innovation Helps More Businesses Adopt Solar

Solpod Offers World First Commercial Solar Innovation The 2021 UN Climate Change Conference in Glasgow, ‘COP 26,’ is accelerating action towards the Paris Agreement goals and the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change.  Limiting climate change to within 1.5C means a global commitment to reaching net zero carbon emissions by 2050. Increasing clean energy is a […]

100kW Rooftop Solar Installations in 4 Hours

Rapid Install Solar Solpod delivers an extremely efficient rooftop solar installation service.  A 100kW Solpod rooftop solar system takes only four hours to install using a crane, minimising disruption to our customers on site. A ‘Solpod’ is a prefabricated group of solar PV panels assembled into a pod.  Each solar pod has a 4.6kW capacity. […]

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 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 […]

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 […]