Mildura Weekly : Friday May 23 2014 Vol 8 No 29
22 Where agriculture and community unite 2014 Mildura Field Days Mig Welders Tig Welders Arc Welders Accessories Aluminium Welders Plasma Cutters Welding Helmets Consumables Phone: (03) 5595 1273 or 0418 529 886 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.magnumwelders.com.au The ‘power the people’ people ◊ From Page 19 “It’s exciting being in a new industry with a huge future.” Off-Grid Energy has expanded rapidly in the past couple of years, now boasting installations all over Australia on stud farms, remote sheep sta- tions, in the buildings of not-for profit organisations, eco villas, municipal build- ings, and plenty of private homes. “We have completed a number of installations in Sunraysia, including a 28kW system for Mel Schmidt Panel Works on Benetook Avenue,” Emily explained. “We were pretty proud when the local electrical in- spector said the installation was the best he had ever seen in Mildura, and if we wanted to come back and do more installations we were more than welcome!” The awards have also been coming thick and fast for the company. Off-Grid Energy won the Telstra Australian Business Award for Best Start Up SA last year, and other awards include Small Business Champion Award for Best Specialised Business 2014; and being nominated as a finalist for StartupSmart Fastest Growing Business amongst others. Off-Grid Energy Aus- tralia are the the Mildura Field Days this year. The company’s marquee is in the general interest section, Stand D6. ◊ PANEL POWER: The solar panel array mounted on the roof of Mel Schmidt Panel Works on Benetook Avenue. Services offered provide assistance to families and community in the areas of Families, Youth and Children, Disability, Mental Health, Housing and Settlement, Legal and Financial, and Learning and Education. (03) 5023 5966 | www.malleefamilycare.com.au MALLEE FAMILY CARE the Mallee’s largest provider of quality health, welfare and family services As part of our community for 35 years; we are committed to creating a stronger, more caring community. It’s worth a visit to our Field Day site B8 to find out what we have to offer. There will even be free face painting and activities for the kids!
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