Speakers

Warwick Johnston

Managing Director, SunWiz

Warwick Johnston

Managing Director, SunWiz

Warwick Johnston is managing director of SunWiz, which provides consultancy services to the businesses that buy and sell solar power systems. Warwick has been working in the solar industry since 2005, holds a masters degree in renewable energy, and is a director of the Clean Energy Council and Australian representative to the International Energy Agency.

Topic: Solar and Storage: Uptake by Councils and their Constituents

Across Australia, Local Governments are leading proponents of solar and storage technologies. This presentation outlines the various ways councils have accelerated uptake of solar and storage in their LGA, and details some of the key lessons learned when organising bulk-buys and installing solar on council buildings. The role and benefits of storage within council operations will also be considered.