Date: Thursday 31st May, 2018 at 7.00 pm.
Venue: RSL Hall, 94 Albert St. Warragul
Your future with Solar - The Power is in Your Hands
What’s happening locally with solar? What’s the latest on battery technology for domestic use?
What’s the cost benefit of solar installations?
These are some of the questions to be answered at BBSN’s ‘Your future with Solar’ to be held at RSL
Hall, 94 Albert St Warragul at 7.00 pm on Thurs 31 st May
Chris Barfoot, Project Officer with the Community Power Hub, La Trobe Valley. Chris worked in the
power industry for 33 years as a scientist, engineer and project manager. Chris will talk about local
developments in solar. He will also discuss new opportunities for business and households.
John Ballis of Grid Edge Pty Ltd at Emerald will discuss the details involved in using batteries for
domestic and business use.
Raj Manihar, Baw Baw Shire Officer, will discuss the costs and benefits of solar systems. This will
include discussion of the new 95 kW array on the Baw Baw Shire Council’s Drouin office. He will also
give some initial details of the Shire’s bulk buy system for solar for households to be announced
This discussion night will give everyone a chance to keep up to date on what is happening locally in
solar developments and what may be of benefit to them.
Talks start at 7.00 pm. with plenty of chance for questions. There will also be a chance to catch up
with speakers over a light supper at about 9.00 pm.All are welcome to attend. Cost of admission is
$12.00 ($9.00 for members).