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by PeFe
Mon Dec 10, 2018 4:27 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure
Replies: 460
Views: 60689

Re: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure

Latest on the Lincoln Gap wind farm near Port Augusta. From Renew Economy Nexif hits go on final 86MW of Lincoln Gap Wind Farm, with close of CEFC debt deal South Australia’s 212MW Lincoln Gap Wind Farm – which is set to host the state’s third big battery, and possibly solar, too – is moving ahead w...
by PeFe
Mon Dec 10, 2018 3:43 pm
Forum: Regional Development
Topic: Whyalla | Developments & News
Replies: 62
Views: 26842

Re: Whyalla | Developments & News

And from In Daily Industrialist reveals grand, global expansion plans for Whyalla British industrialist Sanjeev Gupta has unveiled an ambitious plan for a “grand scale steel plant” in Whyalla, capable of annual exports of 10 million tonnes. Executive Chairman of GFG Alliance Sanjeev Gupta says the W...
by PeFe
Tue Dec 04, 2018 2:09 pm
Forum: Metropolitan Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Other Metropolitan Developments
Replies: 1283
Views: 193065

Re: News & Discussion: Other Metropolitan Developments

I was really hoping that Buckland Park had died a natural death (or been drowned in floods ) but apparently not...

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by PeFe
Fri Nov 30, 2018 11:14 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure
Replies: 460
Views: 60689

Re: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure

Article from Renew Economy about the big Tesla battery's first year of operation. Tesla big battery turns one, celebrates $50 million in grid savings The Tesla big battery in South Australia on Friday celebrates its first anniversary since swinging into action on November 30 last year – a day before...
by PeFe
Thu Nov 29, 2018 9:01 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Adelaide Metro Trains
Replies: 3834
Views: 462366

Re: News & Discussion: Adelaide Metro Trains

Does no-one at Adelaide Metro look at a "Whats On In Adelaide" events calendar? From The 'Tiser Trains will be offline during the weekend of the Australia v India Test The State Government has been labelled “beyond stupid” after quietly announcing it will cancel train services to the city on one of ...
by PeFe
Thu Nov 29, 2018 4:23 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Regional Transport
Replies: 563
Views: 92283

Re: News & Discussion: Regional Transport

Murray Bridge and Bordertown do not deserve rail services, based on their population and therefore the number of people travelling to Adelaide. Regional South Australia does not have the population to justify any regional rail. Maybe, just maybe in 2150 when Port Pirie, Port Augusta all have poulati...
by PeFe
Thu Nov 29, 2018 3:40 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [U/C] 295-297 Pirie Street | 60m | 16 Levels | Apartments
Replies: 122
Views: 39121

[U/C] Re: 295-297 Pirie Street | 60m | 16 Levels | Apartments

Watching this building go up.....is like watching paint drying...

Has the builder adpoted the go slowly approach? Hire 10 men to work on it for 3 years instead of 20 men to build it in 12 months?
by PeFe
Thu Nov 29, 2018 3:34 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Regional Transport
Replies: 563
Views: 92283

Re: News & Discussion: Regional Transport

The demise of the overland really seemed to accelerate once they started diverting through Geelong. It is just too slow and indirect. I cant understand why a city of 5 million and a city of 1.3 million only 700km apart cannot make a regular daily service work, or even twice daily especially in foot...
by PeFe
Wed Nov 28, 2018 8:34 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Regional Transport
Replies: 563
Views: 92283

Re: News & Discussion: Regional Transport

Is this the end of The Overland? From The ABC Overland train service between Melbourne and Adelaide in doubt https://www.abc.net.au/news/image/6730260-3x2-340x227.jpg The future of the passenger train service between Melbourne and Adelaide is up in the air. The South Australian Opposition claims pas...
by PeFe
Wed Nov 28, 2018 7:39 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure
Replies: 460
Views: 60689

Re: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure

It looks like the Tesla VPP is finally getting off the ground From Renew Economy Tesla teams up with Energy Locals for S.A. virtual power plant Tesla Energy is teaming up with community-based retailer Energy Locals as it formally launches the second phase of its proposed virtual power plant in South...
by PeFe
Sat Nov 24, 2018 11:57 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [PRO] Adelaide Oval Hotel
Replies: 124
Views: 7128

[PRO] Re: Adelaide Oval Hotel

Thanks SBD..

My verdict...3.5 out of 5......not great but not ugly either.
by PeFe
Sat Nov 24, 2018 11:55 pm
Forum: The Pub
Topic: SA Economy
Replies: 330
Views: 71347

Re: SA Economy

The return of the Andrews Labor government in Victoria is great news for South Australia !! Why ??? Because the Andrews government has promised to provide subsidies for the purchase of batteries connected to solar panels, hopefully mandating that those batteries be made in Australia........and where...
by PeFe
Sat Nov 24, 2018 11:47 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [PRO] Adelaide Oval Hotel
Replies: 124
Views: 7128

[PRO] Re: Adelaide Oval Hotel

Can someone please post the render.....
by PeFe
Sat Nov 24, 2018 11:45 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure
Replies: 460
Views: 60689

Re: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure

The Aurora Solar Reserve power station in Port Augusta is delayed because the company is still looking for finance. The Feds are providing a $100 million low interest startup loan leaving the company looking for $550 million..... The South Australian (Liberal Government) has certainly given approval...