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Come and see it for yourself on Saturday, from 1-3pm.

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The battery at our new Alexandra Canal Depot is powered by 1600 solar panels and can store 500 hours of electricity, with the capacity to boost the local grid at peak times.

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South Australia have one, Victoria will soon, and now the @CityofSydney have installed the first industrial-scale @Tesla battery in NSW.

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The idea of power from solar panels and backup batteries is hardly novel - but Sydney Council has taken it to a whole new level. @eddy_meyer