Tag Archives: Net-Zero Emissions

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Solpod Selected in Global Top 100 Energy and Mobility Starts-Ups List

Solpod #SET100 Certified Solpod is thrilled to be selected by Start Up Energy Transition to be represented in the global top 100 energy start-up list!  The 2021 SET100  is the start up list that features Solpod amongst other innovative energy start ups.  The Start Up Energy Transition’s top 100 list recognises start-ups and companies around the world […]

Opportunity for Commercial Solar With Instant Asset Write-offs in 2020 Federal Budget

Renewable energy advocates were disappointed by the Federal Government’s 2020 Budget that missed the opportunity to support a green covid recovery.  PV Magazine Australia reported though an opportunity for commercial solar exists in the budget through instant asset write-offs. James Larratt, CEO of Solpod, says that, “the budget has provided some confidence and momentum to businesses to adopt solar. […]

Property Groups Aiming for Net Zero Emissions by 2030

Net-Zero Emissions by 2030 Major property groups in Australia are aiming for net-zero emissions by 2030. As well, over half of Australia’s largest listed property companies have made commitments that align with the Paris Climate Agreements, to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Trends of property companies with their emissions pledges are being recorded by ClimateWorks Australia […]

Solpod Powers Google Australia’s HQ, with Google’s Carbon Footprint Now Zero

In perfect timing, Google announces that it’s carbon footprint is now zero.  Google is offsetting its historic emissions and moving to zero-carbon energy, as Solpod powers up Google Australia’s headquarters. Solpod on Google Australia HQ, Sydney Solpod installed our re-deployable solar pods on Google Australia’s Headquarters in Pyrmont, Sydney.  The 100kW solar system is situated […]

State Government to Rebuild Victoria’s Economy through Renewables

600 MW of Solar & Wind in Victoria Solpod welcomes the Victorian Government’s announcement that renewables will help drive Victoria’s economic recovery from the coronavirus.  The Victorian Government plans on a market sounding process for at least 600 megawatts (MW) of solar and wind projects. Lily D’Ambrosia, the Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change, […]