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by PeFe
Fri Sep 11, 2020 2:41 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure
Replies: 828
Views: 206457

Re: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure

Stage 2 of the Bungala Solar farm is finally getting up to production speed after some technical issues. From Renew Economy South Australia’s biggest solar farm finally moves to full production https://reneweconomy.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/bungala-total-eren-solar.jpg The biggest solar farm...
by PeFe
Thu Sep 10, 2020 1:48 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [PRO] St Peters Cathedral [$100 million]
Replies: 24
Views: 4445

[PRO] St Peters Cathedral [$100 million]

The Anglican Church want to redevelop St Peters Cathedral and are asking the state government to pitch in $35 million. From In Daily REVEALED: Anglican Church seeks $35m taxpayer funds for Adelaide cathedral revamp The Anglican Church wants $35 million of taxpayer funds as part of an estimated $100 ...
by PeFe
Tue Sep 08, 2020 12:43 pm
Forum: Regional Development
Topic: [PRO] Barossa | Oscar Seppeltsfield | 12 Levels
Replies: 23
Views: 9426

[PRO] Re: Barossa | Oscar Seppeltsfield | 12 Levels

Hasn't the Cube brought extra attention and tourists (which of course means more money) to the McLaren Vale wine region? I think the Worm should be built.....why do people think that cookie-cutter inoffensive buildings that make up the upmarket accomodation and eating offerings in the Barossa make t...
by PeFe
Tue Sep 08, 2020 12:35 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure
Replies: 828
Views: 206457

Re: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure

Neoen has just secured their first contract for power from the yet-to-be-built Goyder South power hub. From Renew Economy Australia’s biggest renewable energy hub lands first contract with ACT https://reneweconomy.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/neoen-tesla-battery-hornsdale-copy.jpg A $3 billion ...
by PeFe
Sat Sep 05, 2020 10:53 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: [U/C] Flinders Rail Link
Replies: 161
Views: 66806

[U/C] Re: Flinders Rail Link

Latest video from Department of Infrastructure and Planning re the pedestrian bridge linking the Flinders Railway station to the medical centre.

https://www.facebook.com/DFITSA/videos/ ... 088068488/
by PeFe
Fri Sep 04, 2020 3:49 pm
Forum: Metropolitan Development
Topic: News & Developments: Port Adelaide
Replies: 1020
Views: 269736

Re: News & Developments: Port Adelaide

And Naval Group Australia will establish their head office in Port Adelaide. From Australian Defence Naval Group to open new office in Port Adelaide Naval Group Australia will open a new $25 million office in Port Adelaide as it gears up for the move to the Attack class submarine construction yard. ...
by PeFe
Fri Sep 04, 2020 3:46 pm
Forum: Metropolitan Development
Topic: News & Developments: Port Adelaide
Replies: 1020
Views: 269736

Re: News & Developments: Port Adelaide

Can some kind person post The Advertiser article about the proposed "sea village" surrounding the City of Adelaide Clipper.

Thanks in advance.
by PeFe
Fri Sep 04, 2020 3:18 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure
Replies: 828
Views: 206457

Re: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure

The Tesla VPP is expanding with Tesla actually investing money into this (as well as the SA government and the Clean Energy Investment Corporation and the Australian Renewable Energy Agency) From One Step Off the Grid Tesla to add batteries and solar to another 3,000 low income houses in world leadi...
by PeFe
Thu Sep 03, 2020 2:31 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: O-Bahn
Replies: 1478
Views: 258856

Re: News & Discussion: O-Bahn

transforming it into a TOD wouldn't suddenly make everyone who currently uses Paradise to move into apartments within walking distance... People would still drive and park One of the benefits of O-Bahn is that buses can leave the O-Bahn track and drive through the suburbs. People shouldn't need to ...
by PeFe
Wed Sep 02, 2020 3:42 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [U/C] Adelaide Oval Hotel
Replies: 679
Views: 112613

[U/C] Re: Adelaide Oval Hotel

If the South Australian government had allowed an AFL hub to be established in Adelaide (instead of letting the Qld government doing it) then the Grand Final would probably have come to Adelaide. The Qld government saved the AFL season by allowing a hub to be established in that state......SA and WA...
by PeFe
Wed Sep 02, 2020 3:09 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Trams
Replies: 4527
Views: 730664

Re: News & Discussion: Trams

I'm not sure many people realise that supposedly enlightened transport destinations like Tokyo, Berlin, Vienna etc, with their amazing metros and surface rail and millions of commuters still rely largely on paper tickets, dispensed from coin machines on platforms. Adelaide is actually quite advance...
by PeFe
Wed Sep 02, 2020 10:24 am
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Trams
Replies: 4527
Views: 730664

Re: News & Discussion: Trams

The Sydney Opal card readers have been modified to accommodate credit cards/apps......no need for an extra validator in Sydney. Most countries have been able to link their tap and go machines to both the public transport card and a debt card. The Uk, Tfl has been doing it since 2013; it’s not new t...
by PeFe
Tue Sep 01, 2020 12:44 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure
Replies: 828
Views: 206457

Re: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure

South Australian Power Networks are trying to make people with rooftop solar PAY to export their energy. This is an outrageous proposal considering SAPN already charge electrical retailers for using their power lines to access the power from rooftop solar. From Renew Economy SAPN flags potential to ...
by PeFe
Mon Aug 31, 2020 2:15 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: O-Bahn
Replies: 1478
Views: 258856

Re: News & Discussion: O-Bahn

Park and ride just pushes the traffic jam back into the suburbs. The area surrounding O-Bahn stops should be transit-oriented developments. This is expensive real estate and car parks are for inexpensive real estate! transforming it into a TOD wouldn't suddenly make everyone who currently uses Para...
by PeFe
Sun Aug 30, 2020 3:47 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Trams
Replies: 4527
Views: 730664

Re: News & Discussion: Trams

The Sydney Opal card readers have been modified to accommodate credit cards/apps......no need for an extra validator in Sydney.