New Zealand welcomes initial floating solar project in wastewater center
The project, which covers one hectare of water surface is anticipated to create adequate electricity to power 200 homes
Oct 5, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Floating PV, New Zealand, Oceania, Phil Goff, Raveen Jaduram
Solar for vehicle parking machines
New Zealand scientists have actually proposed a method to examine the technological and also financial usefulness of PV-powered vehicle parking machines. Solar may be an optimal remedy, but the siting of the machines is critical and ought to be planned ahead of time, in accordance with readily available solar radiation as well as prospective shading.
Aug 6, 2020 // Technology, Manufacturing News, New Zealand, Oceania
New Zealand might get to 6 GW of solar by 2050
National utility Transpower claimed that solar might take a 9.3% share of the nation's generation mix by the center of the century. Nevertheless, genuine development is just anticipated to take place from 2035, with dispersed generation anticipated to make up greater than 80% of overall mounted PV.
Apr 6, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, New Zealand, Oceania, Transpower
New Zealand’s floating debut billed as country’s top PV project to date
New Zealand looks set to join the countries tapping into floating solar worldwide via a new, city-based scheme, sponsored by a utility duo.
Sep 4, 2019 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Floating PV, New Zealand, solar pv, floating PV, utilities, IRENA, Oceania, vector group, auckland, Simon Mackenzie, watercare
NASA spacecraft will 3D print solar panels... WHILE IN SPACE
NASA has issued a $73 million dollar contract to Made In Space to 3D print spacecraft parts in orbit using Archinaut One
Jul 15, 2019 // Technology, NASA, New Zealand