Community Energy Congress, 27th & 28th February Melbourne 2017

The Community Energy Congress is the premier event on Australia’s community energy calendar. It will bring together up to 800 people to strengthen this budding sector. Together we will share information, develop skills, foster new networks, celebrate success and plan for action. We at SolarShare would encourage anyone with an interest in community energy to […]

Media release : Australia’s largest community owned solar farm nears reality!

Community action on solar power is at an all-time high, SolarShare Community Energy Ltd (SolarShare) announced today. The recently concluded T1 Seed Funding round for SolarShare’s Majura Solar Farm was over-subscribed by 50 per cent, bringing Australia’s largest community owned solar facility a step closer to reality. “SolarShare offered Canberra commercial-scale solar farm ownership and […]

Our round one offer was an outstanding success

This week at SolarShare we’re celebrating! Our T1 Seed Funding offer has now been finalised. We had an outstandingly successful response and the offer was over-subscribed. For us at SolarShare this means full steam ahead towards the main offer, T2 Construction funding. In the coming months we’ll invite all members of the community who are […]

Round one offer released

Today we are releasing our round one offer document. This step culminates many months of work for the SolarShare team and represents a major milestone in the project. All investors who have registered their interest with SolarShare will have received an email with instructions on how to apply for shares in this round. If you […]

Investment Update

A little update on our first round offer document: it is now with the lawyers for their final review and we look forward to hearing back from them soon. Meanwhile, we’ve received a couple of questions that we’d like to answer for everyone. If you’d like to see any of the Q&A that we’ve had […]

Information Briefing Webinar

SolarShare investor information briefing

On Wednesday 29th of June we are holding a project information and capital raising briefing. Time: 7pm for a 7:30pm start. Location: Finkle theatre, John Curtin School of Medical Research, ANU RSVP: 24th June 2016. RSVP for the investor information evening The capital raising briefing will provide you: a status update on current SolarShare projects and; opportunity to reaffirm […]

SolarShare featured on the Solar Choice website

Our friends at Solar Choice have published a piece about SolarShare’s approach to bringing community solar to ACT residents. If you are interested in the growing popularity of similar programs overseas and how it compares to Australia, the article highlights the challenges & opportunities associated with the (potentially huge) market for community-owned renewable energy plants […]

SolarShare Christmas tidings

With the end of year fast approaching it’s time for a quick update. In a nutshell: The first SolarShare project is progressing well with initial investment registrations close to $3million We are working to resolve some matters around the offtake agreement with ACT govt, grid connection and final development / NCA approval We expect to […]

The people’s climate march

This weekend we are supporting the conservation council’s people’s climate march, join us to help create the biggest, most diverse climate march the world has ever seen. On midday, Sunday 29 November at Parliament House, thousands of Canberrans from all parts of our community will gather on the eve of United Nations climate talks in […]