Adelaide Airport to build largest airport rooftop solar system in AustraliaStaff writer ▼ | November 4, 2015
Adelaide Airport announced plans to build a 1.17 MW solar system on the roof of their short-term car park, making it the largest private-sector solar system in South Australia.
Green energy A 1.17 MW solar system
The new system has the capacity to power 300 domestic homes a year and will bring the airport's total rooftop solar capacity to 1.28 MW.
With their eye on becoming one of the top tier business centres in the Asia Pacific region, said investing in renewable energy was a key part of the airport's motivation for the project.
Furthermore, Adelaide Airport plans to undertake the $2.5 million upgrade without any government assistance. ■