Media Release - Exciting Solar News from the Shire of Narrogin

Published on Wednesday, 14 February 2024 at 8:32:08 AM


 Exciting Solar News from the Shire of Narrogin!

 Narrogin, in a move of fiscal and environmental sustainability has unveiled the installation of a photovoltaic system at the Narrogin Caravan Park with a locally acquired and installed 24kW solar system. Comprising 72 powerful 415W solar panels, this installation confirms the region and Shire’s commitment to sustainability and renewable energy.

Shire President Leigh Ballard expressed unbridled enthusiasm for this transformative project, stating, "We're thrilled to share the exciting news of the Narrogin Caravan Park's state-of-the-art solar system. This installation is a game-changer for several reasons, and its impact will resonate throughout our community."

Some of the key highlights of the Solar Installation President Ballard added are:

Rapid Returns on Investment: "With this cutting-edge solar system, we anticipate significant cost savings in power bills. In fact, we expect the system to pay for itself within just around 3 years! This translates into reduced operational costs, allowing us to channel more resources back into our community, supporting local initiatives and projects."

Sustainable Energy Solutions: "By harnessing the power of the sun, we're taking a major step towards a greener, more sustainable future for Narrogin. This initiative underscores our commitment to reducing our reliance on traditional energy sources and embracing cleaner alternatives."

Enhanced Guest Experience: "The new solar system ensures that guests at the Narrogin Caravan Park can enjoy top-notch amenities powered by clean, renewable energy. From hot showers to an electric vehicle charging station, we're committed to providing a comfortable and eco-friendly stay for all visitors."

Embracing Narrogin's Sunshine: "With our abundant sunshine, Narrogin is perfectly positioned to maximise solar power generation year-round. Our solar panels will soak up the sun's rays, providing clean energy for years to come. This is a testament to our dedication to embracing Narrogin's sunshine and utilising it for the benefit of our community."

Shire President Leigh Ballard concluded with gratitude, "I am incredibly proud that Narrogin is taking this significant step towards sustainability and efficiency at the Narrogin Caravan Park. I extend my heartfelt thanks to the Council for their unwavering support in making this initiative a reality. Thanks is also extended to local contractor Troy McNab of Narrogin Electrical Services for his professional supply and installation."

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 Further information on this media release may be obtained by contacting Dale Stewart,  or telephone 08 9890 0900.


Shire of Narrogin

PO Box 1145

Narrogin WA 6312


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