Macquarie 2100 Information Day

Future solar pumping technologies will be the focus of a jam-packed information day hosted by Macquarie 2100 at Soul Food Depot in Narromine on March 13. After morning tea at 9am, Part 1 of the program from 9.30am to 12pm includes a presentation by Macquarie River Food and Fibre, a discussion with Jon Elder about his 500kW 15meg solar pumping system - the largest in the state - solar forecasting technology from ReAqua's Ben Lee and information from Cotton Australia and rural financial counsellor John Jones. Part 2 of the session from 12.30pm to 2.30pm is a talk by Evan Darmanin from ChargeWorks and Steve Harding from Solar Power Solutions. Participants can attend Part 1 or Part 2 or the whole day. RSVP by March 6 to Karin Stark on 0467 602 886 or kstark79@hotmail.com (no RSVP no morning/afternoon tea). Included in the day will be a free battery storage fact sheet and solar irrigation check list.