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by PeFe
Wed Jul 24, 2019 1:33 am
Forum: Visions & Suggestions
Topic: Connect the Gawler and Outer Harbor rail lines
Replies: 4
Views: 3438

Re: Connect the Gawler and Outer Harbor rail lines

No...no....no... there is no synergy between the Gawler and Outer Harbor lines...

One day when the South Australian government has enough money, then the Gawler and Aldinga lines will be connecteed in an Adelaide CBD tunnel...
by PeFe
Wed Jul 24, 2019 1:20 am
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure
Replies: 537
Views: 88654

Re: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure

Well I believe that from 2020 it will be possible for South Australia to achieve 100% renewable power supply....... during the day ......ie wind and solar will supply enough energy to provide energy needs during daylight hours. At night time...there is not enough storage......hello SA government!!!!...
by PeFe
Tue Jul 23, 2019 3:11 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure
Replies: 537
Views: 88654

Re: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure

The Pallamana Solar Farm proposal for Murray Bridge has been given state government approval (which means they can now chase finance and potential customers ie power companies) From Renew Economy South Australia has 10GW wind and solar in pipeline as it heads to 100% renewables https://reneweconomy....
by PeFe
Fri Jul 19, 2019 2:26 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure
Replies: 537
Views: 88654

Re: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure

And yet another large solar project approval from the South Australian government. This time its the Bungama solar farm near Port Pirie....with a battery proposal bigger than Hornsdale. From Renew Economy Fourth huge solar and battery project approved for South Australia Yet another large-scale sola...
by PeFe
Fri Jul 19, 2019 12:09 am
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure
Replies: 537
Views: 88654

Re: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure

Alinta Energy has signed up to the Solar River project near Robertstown in the mid north. The solar farm will be built with a big battery ( battery maker yet to be decided) This is a different project from my post above this one. From Renew Economy Alinta signs up for huge solar and battery project ...
by PeFe
Tue Jul 16, 2019 2:49 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Trams
Replies: 4254
Views: 551785

Re: News & Discussion: Trams

A tram along Henley Beach road will collect people travelling between it and the city (and even the Thebbie, assuming its still there). Many of the passengers heading to the airport will work there or be meeting people there, rather than flying. But if some of the "spare" land around the airport (b...
by PeFe
Tue Jul 09, 2019 11:15 pm
Forum: Metropolitan Development
Topic: News & Developments: Tonsley
Replies: 163
Views: 73978

Re: News & Developments: Tonsley

Solar panels to be installed on the main buildings at Tonsley. From One Step Off The Grid ZEN Energy to install massive solar array to power S.A. tech hub By Sophie Vorrath https://onestepoffthegrid.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/TonsleyMABInterior-1-copy.jpg Plans power South Australia’s Tonsley...
by PeFe
Thu Jul 04, 2019 12:57 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure
Replies: 537
Views: 88654

Re: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure

Robertstown solar farm given state government approval to proceed, next step financing. From Renew Economy Huge solar and battery project wins development approval in South Australia https://reneweconomy.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/zbynek-burival-602936-unsplash.jpg Plans to build a 500MW sola...
by PeFe
Thu Jul 04, 2019 12:19 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Adelaide Metro Trains
Replies: 4099
Views: 543863

Re: News & Discussion: Adelaide Metro Trains

I thought Hove station would go, replaced by a new Warradale station (further west than current location)
by PeFe
Mon Jul 01, 2019 12:19 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Public Transport Service & Policy
Replies: 1838
Views: 258006

Re: News & Discussion: Public Transport Service & Policy

And what is the issue with the "corporatized" trams and trains????? The trams and trains are not being sold, merely the administration is being outsourced. The assets, fares, and service frequency decisions all remain in the state's hand. I have yet to hear a "nuanced criticism" of this model......I...
by PeFe
Fri Jun 28, 2019 11:22 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [COM] 27-31 Angas Street | 103m | 30 Levels | Kodo Apartments
Replies: 822
Views: 203466

[COM] Re: 27-31 Angas Street | 103m | 30 Levels | Kodo Apartments

This green building on Angas Street WILL add to the vibrancy of the city........Ghs, may 1000 camel fleas infest your armpits because of your mindless shit-stirring!
by PeFe
Mon Jun 24, 2019 10:34 am
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: [PRO] Port Adelaide Dock Spur Line
Replies: 222
Views: 31868

[PRO] Re: Port Adelaide Dock Spur Line

Run Woodville-Grange as a spur line only from the main Outer Harbour line and increase the day time frequency to every 20 minutes......give it some good marketing and see if you can increase passenger numbers.......even with the crappiest run down railway station along the route.
by PeFe
Mon Jun 24, 2019 10:26 am
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: [VIS] Interstate Trains at Adelaide Railway Station
Replies: 75
Views: 19807

[VIS] Re: Interstate Trains at Adelaide Railway Station

This thread should be moved to the " visions/suggestions" section.......or even better still "the never gonna happen but people still fantasize about it" thread.
by PeFe
Fri Jun 21, 2019 11:21 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure
Replies: 537
Views: 88654

Re: News & Discussion: Electricity Infrastructure

Article from PV Magazine summarizing next lot of renewable energy projects in South Australia. Renewables still setting strong pace in South Australia The April shelving of a major solar thermal plant has done little to slow the pace of renewable energy projects being proposed in South Australia. JU...