Tag Archives: Solar

Rooftop Solar PV Set to Surge Over the Next Three Years

Rooftop Solar to Reach 94.7 GW The increasing uptake of rooftop solar continues to be predicted by energy research and forecasters.  Rystad Energy predicts rooftop solar PV will surge over the next three years, and will reach 94.7 gigawatts around the globe. Rystad Energy reports that since 2016, there has been a rapid increase in […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]