Randwick Earth Hour


Saturday 25th March 2017


Solar + battery presentation starts at 2:30pm, Speed Dating starts at 3:30pm


Randwick Community Centre, 27 Munda St, Randwick NSW
Sponsored by Randwick City Council

To mark Earth Hour and as part of Randwick’s Earth Hour Twilight Picnic, the ATA is happy to present an informative afternoon focusing on solar and battery storage. The afternoon will kick off with a presentation by Mark Byrne on Is moving to a solar + battery system right for you? followed by Speed Date a Solar Expert in partnership with Randwick City Council.

The Speed Date a Solar Expert event will include solar, battery-storage, energy monitoring, off-grid and energy efficiency experts. Join us for your free, personalised 20-minute advice session.

Registrations are essential for this free event. Click below to register.

The Sustainability Experts

  • AGL Energy

    Cormac Farrell from AGL energy has been working on clean energy technology in the home for nearly a decade. Come have a chat if you have solar, or are thinking of getting solar, and are interested in storing your surplus generation in a battery. Cormac can help you understand whether your home is suited to energy storage, and if so what kind of batteries you should be looking at.  He can also help you understand where your energy is being used, how to reduce it.

    Sorry, fully booked for Randwick Earth Hour 2017

  • Autonomous Energy

    Autonomous Energy is a leading supplier of high quality residential solar power systems installed by our own experienced installation teams. We take care to install the panels in the location and configuration that will maximise the energy output. The extra time taken to do the little things well make a big difference in the long run. Eric Allas is an experienced solar energy consultant and is passionate about thinking globally and acting locally. He can advise on system sizing, placement, battery storage and off-grid options.

    Sorry, fully booked for Randwick Earth Hour 2017

  • Chris – Sydney Solar Electricity

    Chris Pond from Sydney Solar Electricity Pty Ltd is an experienced service provider of advanced and innovative electrical solutions for domestic, commercial and industrial installations. Their range of work includes small scale solar power systems to large scale schools and university installations, as well as solar sculptures, solar maintenance and battery systems.

    Sydney Solar Electricity provide full project management from start to project completion. From auditing and assessing energy needs and roof space, to understanding the goals associated with having solar and the level of offsets required, Chris and the team will work with clients to customise a solar system that meets their individual needs. 

  • Ethan Burns – Sustainability Now

    Sustainability Now is an energy & water efficiency and environmental management consultancy, specialising in strata but also able to advise on standard homes. Since 2009 we have worked with over 300 strata buildings to undertake energy and water audits or implement energy and water efficiency upgrades. Managing Director, Ethan Burns, is an Environmental Engineer with 10 years’ experience in the electricity generation, transmission & distribution and local government sectors prior to founding Sustainability Now. He can help homeowners with advice on energy efficient lighting and appliances, hot water systems, pool pumps, optimal sizing of PV systems, battery storage, energy tariffs and general water efficiency.

  • MG Consulting

    MG Consulting is a leading Australian company focused on delivering exceptional and innovative energy management solutions, which are tailored to meet our client’s specific requirements. We develop, engineer, procure and construct a range of energy management solutions, ranging from: solar systems, lighting upgrades, energy audits, monitoring or policy advice. Morgan Green has been active in the industry for more than 10 years, providing solar and energy efficient products and advice to the local Randwick and Waverley community.

  • ShineHub – Alex Georgiou

    ShineHub founder Alex Georgiou has helped hundreds of families become self-sufficient with new solar and battery systems for their home.  In your session, Alex will help you make a prioritised plan for solar, battery, and energy efficient solutions for your home so you know exactly what is best for you. No matter your budget you can get started on your path to energy independence today!

  • Solar Analytics

    Solar Analytics is an Australian solar monitoring company specialising in small-scale rooftop solar system performance assessment and fault diagnosis. The team works to develop and improve energy analytics and fault diagnostics algorithms.

    Chris Nam Hoon Kang is highly experienced in solar monitoring and is a key member of the Solar Analytics Operations Team, problem-solving solar issues for some of our 12,000 customers across Australia. Chris is a graduate of the highly regarded UNSW PV Engineering faculty and has spent time with solar manufacturer, Sungevity, working in system design. Chris can advise you on all aspects of residential solar power systems and solar monitoring.

    Sorry, fully booked for Randwick Earth Hour 2017


  • Solar Pro

    We are a well-established family business that operates from the Northern Beaches of Sydney. We have been installing all types of solar technologies including, solar hot water, solar pool heating and pool heat pumps, solar home batteries and of course photovoltaic panels since 2009.

    Solarpro is one of the oldest and most trusted solar companies on the Northern side of Sydney. We have installed over 4,000 solar systems on homes and businesses.

    Solarpro has been accepted by the Clean Energy Council as an “Approved Solar Retailer”. This means we work to and comply with the Clean Energy Councils strict code of conduct. We are so confident of the quality of our installations we offer a ten-year full system solar warranty. The details can be found as an attachment with this proposal or on our website.

    Fully booked for Lane Cove 2019

  • Total Environment Centre

    Mark Byrne is Energy Market Advocate at the Total Environment Centre. He has been working on energy market reform for a decade. Last year he presented 21 workshops on options for people in NSW coming off premium feed-in tariffs, and this year is lead author of a NSW Government guide to residential batteries (due out in June). He reckons batteries are great; just don’t expect them to pay for themselves within the warranty period – in most cases, quite yet, but we’re getting close.


  • WATTever

    David Hiley is the founder of WATTever – an online energy saving service that helps consumers reduce their energy costs and use of fossil fuels. WATTever allows consumers to compare all electricity plans from across Australia and supports sustainable choices including solar, Greenpower and carbon offsets. If you’ve recently lost your premium solar feed-in-tariff or interested to see what savings you could make, bring along your recent electricity bills and David will share his insights into the retailers and plans with the best rates and green options.

    Sorry, fully booked for Randwick Earth Hour 2017