Tag Archives: Sustainability

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 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 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 […]

Solpod Installation on Bentspoke Brewing Co

Bentspoke Brewery Co has proudly installed Solpod redeployable rooftop solar onto their warehouse sites in Canberra.  The solar installation will help  enhance their corporate sustainability and reduce their carbon footprint. Richart Watkins, Owner and Head Brewer from Bentspoke Brewing Co said: “We are continuing the Bentspoke sustainability program by installing solar on the roofs of […]

Solpod Installation at Colonial Brewery

Solpod are thrilled to have completed a 100kWp rooftop solar installation at Colonial Brewery in late 2020.  Our Solpod Roof product was used for this installation, and the solar array looks fantastic installed ‘flush’ on the Colonial Brewery building in Port Melbourne. Watch the short video below that includes interviews with James Larratt, CEO of Solpod […]

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 […]

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 […]