Posts by Louise Foote

Port Augusta Community Christmas Party Fireworks

Port Augusta Christmas Party Fireworks

Following an announcement in 2017 that the Community Christmas Party Fireworks were at risk of not taking place, SolarReserve stepped in to sponsor the long-standing Port Augusta tradition by co-funding the display. The tradition continued again in 2018 with SolarReserve again sponsoring the fireworks display, bringing a bit of Christmas cheer to the local community…

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Celebrating NAIDOC Week

The SolarReserve Team were thrilled to be part of the NAIDOC Week celebrations in Port Augusta for 2018. NAIDOC Week celebrations are held across Australia each July to celebrate the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. NAIDOC is celebrated not only in Indigenous communities, but by Australians from all walks…

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Aurora Project Update, March 2018

SolarReserve has opened its Australian Headquarters in South Australia located at Level 5, 26 Flinders Street in Adelaide. With Australia identified as a priority market for the global organisation, SolarReserve’s Adelaide team will focus on delivering theAurora Solar Energy Project as well as spearhead SolarReserve’s future projects in South Australia and the broader region.

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SolarReserve Partners with OZ Minerals to Commission New High Voltage Electricity Infrastructure for South Australia

New transmission line will support SolarReserve’s Aurora solar thermal project as well as OZ Minerals’ Prominent Hill mine and Carrapateena project Adelaide, South Australia, 09 March 2018 – SolarReserve and OZ Minerals have entered into a long term agreement to commission a new high voltage electricity transmission line in South Australia. The high voltage power…

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SolarReserve Accelerates Growth in South Australia with Opening of Australian Headquarters and Field Office

Company opens Australian headquarters in Adelaide, along with field office in Port Augusta, to serve as a development hub for the region and to deliver Aurora, Australia’s first solar thermal power station with storage Adelaide, South Australia, 23 January 2018 – SolarReserve, a leading worldwide developer of large-scale solar power projects and advanced solar thermal…

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Aurora Project Update, January 2018

SolarReserve has received Development Approval for its Aurora Solar Energy Project, a key milestone required to build the landmark 150 megawatt solar thermal power station 30 kilometers north of Port Augusta. The approval process examined a range of critical elements including environmental, community, and social impacts of the Aurora project, which were assessed by several South Australian Government agencies.

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SolarReserve Achieves Key Milestone in Development of South Australia’s First Solar Thermal Power Station

150 megawatt Aurora Solar Energy Project with 1,100 megawatt-hours of energy storage secures Development Approval Adelaide, South Australia, 10 January 2018 – SolarReserve has received Development Approval for its Aurora Solar Energy Project, a key milestone required to build the landmark 150 megawatt solar thermal power station 30 kilometers north of Port Augusta. The approval…

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Big business shows community spirit

Max Cranes/Solar Reserve Group

After partnering with Max Cranes to deliver the annual Christmas party fireworks display, SolarReserve have turned their attention to helping the needy. SolarReserve have made a number of charitable donations totaling $7,000

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Aurora Project Update, November 2017

SolarReserve has submitted its Development Application for the Solar Energy Project to the South Australian Government, which is currently under assessment. The Development Application has been publicly exhibited for community and government agency comment. A decision on whether the South Australian Government will grant consent to the Development Application will be made by the end of 2017.

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