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Lord Howe Island Board

EOI Connection of Private Solar PV Systems

The LHIB is inviting Expressions of Interest (EOI) from LHI Leaseholders who are interested in installing Private Grid Connected Solar Panel systems (up to 3kW) on their lease before 31 December 2014.

The LHIB is offering to allocate to suitable leaseholders a combined total of 20kW of Solar PV generation capacity. This will enable the leaseholder to apply and obtain Development Consent to connect a Private Solar Panel System to the LHI Electricity Network. To be allocated an option to install a renewable energy system as part of this process, applicants will need to comply with the requirements of the EOI document.

Download: EOI Stage 2 Private PV Systems Document (PDF) (333.16 KB)

Download: Grid Connection Agreement Form (PDF) (735.06 KB)

Selected EOI Applicants will be placed on the Solar PV Allocation Panel.

Please note that interested leaseholders do not need to have purchased a system, or selected a supplier or decided on a system design or size to respond to this EOI process.  By responding they will commit to pursue the installation of Private Grid Connected Solar Panels to a maximum size of 3kw.

Completed EOI Forms are to be submitted to the LHIB office by 4:30pm, Tuesday 25 March 2014  by either:

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Fax: 02 6563 2127

By hand: LHIB Administration Office, Bowker Ave., Lord Howe Island.

For further information please contact Andrew Logan, Manager Infrastructure & Engineering Services at the Board’s Administration Office on (02) 6563 2066 extension 29.