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Rottnest Island adding solar to go almost half renewables

Rottnest Island, Perth’s offshore holiday escape, will be augmenting its existing 600 kilowatt wind turbine with a 600 kilowatt solar PV installation. It is expected that these two power plants will significantly displace the use of expensive diesel fuel so that the island will obtain 45% of its 5 gigwatt-hours in annual power consumption from […]

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