Tag: Renewable energy

Regatta H2O by Christopher Sjoberg and Ryo Saito, winner of LAGI 2016 Santa Monica. Energy technology: aerostatic flutter wind harvesting (WindBelt™). Water technology: fog harvesting. Annual capacity: 70 MWh (used on site) and 112 million liters of drinking water.
News | Editorial Desk AAU | 9 Nov 2017

St Kilda Triangle named design site for international sustainable energy infrastructure ideas competition

The design site for LAGI 2018 Melbourne will be the St Kilda Triangle, while the main exhibition space will be Federation Square.

Beyond the Wave by Heerim Architects and Planners, a submission to LAGI 2014 Copenhagen. Energy technologies: organic thin film. Annual capacity: 4,229 MWh.
News | Ricky Ray Ricardo | 25 Jul 2017

International design competition to reimagine renewable energy infrastructure in Melbourne

The Land Art Generator Initiative (LAGI) has partnered with the Victorian government to stage its 2018 competition.

Tim Bauer's "Earth and Sky" viewing platform.
News | Patrick Hunn | 19 Apr 2017

Winning design for viewing platform for the southern hemisphere’s largest solar farm unveiled

An architectural graduate has won a competition to design a viewing platform for the Broken Hill Solar Farm.

The circular glass panels on RMIT's Design Hub building will soon be replaced with photovoltaic panels that generate solar power.
News | Sian Johnson | 1 Mar 2016

RMIT Design Hub to harness sunlight

Photovoltaic technology will be integrated into the Sean Godsell and Peddle Thorp Architects-designed building.

Canberra's Denman Prospect is being referred to as Australia's first mandated solar community after its developers introduced a minimum solar requirement for each dwelling.
News | Sian Johnson | 20 Oct 2015

Australia’s first compulsory solar suburb

Canberra’s Denman Prospect has mandated 3kW solar systems for each dwelling and has an affordable housing fund commitment.

White Cliffs Solar Power Station in New South Wales was Australia's first solar power station. Built in 1981, it provided valuable data for researchers examining the capabilities of solar power.
News | Sian Johnson | 29 Jun 2015

Boost for Adelaide’s renewables plan

Adelaide City Council is offering incentives for the installation of energy battery storage systems.

A solar hot water panel installed on a roof in Australia.
News | Sian Johnson | 25 May 2015

Residential solar inefficient, says report

Australia could have backed solar energy in a much more effective way, a Grattan Institute report has found.

The photovoltaic solar panels on top of Shellharbour Shopping Centre in Wollongong will produce an average of 4,789 kilowatt hours per day.
News | Sian Johnson | 14 May 2015

Mall home to largest solar roof project

Australia’s largest single solar power roof system to kick into action on a shopping centre in New South Wales.

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