More local renewable projects foreshadowed

June 26, 2024 8:17 am in by

A feasibility study will be undertaken to explore development of a solar panel recycling plant and solar cable manufacturing plant in the Upper Hunter.

AGL has signed an MOU with Elec-some to do the exploration on the option for the company’s Hunter Energy Hub Bayswater e-Recycling Precinct.

If developed, the recycling plant would upcycle up to 500,000 residential and grid-scale solar panels per year.

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The solar cable manufacturing plant is expected to produce up to 20,000 km of solar cable per year.