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Gawler Community House solar - DONE! Gawler Community House Inc.,located in Gawler near the Barossa region of SA, give training and support to over 60 volunteers as well as to the wider community. We provide computer, yoga, quilting, and literacy and numeracy courses. Our volunteers provide Christmas and community lunches, and we are developing a community garden. This project will achieve great savings and let us better support the greater community.
Tulgeen Disability Services 7kW solar PV - DONE! Tulgeen Disability Services are located in Bega on the far south coast of NSW. Their services enhance the skills and lives of people with disability, enabling them to fulfill their greatest potential through Employment, In-home Support, and Training & Education services. Tulgeen have already implemented energy efficiency measures and CORENA helped fund solar PV for their cheese-packing workspace and their TES day programmes building.
WIN WIN: Steve Frinsdorf outside Gawler Community House. "Solar panels to energise community". “This is a win-win model,” Mr Frinsdorf said. “The solar panels won’t cost us a cent, and once we have repaid the loan, our reduced electricity bills will mean we have more money available to fund community services.”
Beechworth Montessori school - FULLY FUNDED! Beechworth Montessori School, a non-profit school in northern Victoria, has recently moved to a repurposed existing structure. All materials used to furnish classrooms have been donated or sourced from businesses that no longer required them. The school supports 112 children and 20 staff. Sustainable practices include recycling, litter-free lunches, vegetable growing,
C4CE | Coalition for Community Energy (c4ce.net.au) C4CE is creating a quicker, more efficient path to a community energy sector with hundreds of community energy projects that benefit all Australian communities.