Solar my School in Wingecarribee

Initially started in 2016 by Waverley, Woollahra and Randwick Councils in Sydney, Solar my School has expanded to over 16 Council regions and reached more than 160 schools looking to power their buildings with cheap green energy.

The Solar my School program provides free independent support from start to finish for solar projects and links schools with industry experts to help provide the right advice and solar system for your school. 

 

How can Wingecarribee Shire Council help your school?

Wingecarribee Shire Council has recently partnered with the Solar my School program and are committed to helping schools in our area achieve solar panels for their roofs while simultaneously educating the next generation on the importance of renewable energy. 

What we offer

  • Expert solar assessment to recommend the best size and location for solar panels, cost estimates and saving
  • Financial advice and assistance
  • Assistance facilitating installation of the system
  • Curriculum-linked teaching materials
  • Celebration and promotions

 

Benefits for Schools

  • Free support and advice
  • Access to cheaper green energy
  • Reduce school’s carbon footprint
  • Showcase community leadership
  • Educational resources for students

 

How Can You Get Involved?

If your school is wanting to get involved then please reach out to council via email to register your interest and we will contact you with more information on the process.

Email: sustainabilityservices@wsc.nsw.gov.au

 

Resources

If you would like to know more about the process and what other schools are doing you can find this information on the Solar my School official website.

https://www.solarmyschool.org.au