Eco-Friendly Cricket: Solis, OSW, and LONGi Launch Major Solar Project at NCC

Solis partners with the National Cricket Centre to launch a groundbreaking solar project, reducing carbon emissions by 398 tons annually and saving $50,000 in energy costs, pioneering sustainability in sports.
Pat Cummins with Solis and LONGi

In a monumental collaboration, Solis, the world’s third-largest PV inverter manufacturer, is proud to announce its partnership with the National Cricket Centre to introduce a revolutionary solar energy installation, marking the largest initiative under the auspices of Cricket for Climate. This landmark project not only celebrates cricketing legends but also spearheads a new era of sustainability in sports.

Located at the iconic venue where cricket legends like Pat Cummins have left their mark, the National Cricket Centre is now poised to become a beacon of green energy. This transformation is powered by Solis’s cutting-edge technology, including advanced inverters and the EPM energy management system, which are pivotal in converting the Centre into an eco-friendly powerhouse.

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Project Details

High-Performance Solar Installation: The system is designed to generate robust energy output that significantly mitigates the NCC’s reliance on conventional power sources, reducing its operational costs by an estimated $50,000 annually. The system was installed by Hembrows Electrical, a premier solar installation company headquartered in QLD.

Carbon Emission Reduction: The project is expected to prevent approximately 398 tons of carbon emissions each year, contributing to a cumulative reduction of nearly 8,000 tons over the project’s anticipated 20-year lifespan.

Collaborative Effort: The project saw key contributions from LONGi Asia-Pacific and OSW, providing critical solar panels and inverter systems that have amplified the project’s scope and impact.

NCC Cricket for Climate plaque Solis
Recognising the momentous event. Source: Solis

Impact and Commitment

Economic and Environmental Benefits: Beyond its immediate environmental impact, the solar system promises nearly $1 million in energy savings over its operational period, underscoring the economic viability of renewable energy in sports infrastructure.

Extended Community Impact: Beyond the NCC, the generosity of Solis, LONGi Asia-Pacific, and OSW has extended to the installation of solar systems in five community cricket clubs, demonstrating a broad commitment to sustainability across the sport.

The project underscores the collaborative spirit and dedication to green initiatives shared by all parties involved, highlighting a significant step forward in the integration of sustainable practices in sports and beyond.

About Ginlong (Solis)

Established in 2005, Ginlong (Solis) (Stock Code: 300763.SZ) is the world’s third-largest PV inverter manufacturer. Providing solar and energy storage solutions for residential, commercial, and utility-scale customers, Solis delivers value across the solar supply chain. The Solis brand employs innovative string technology, ensuring top-tier reliability validated through rigorous international certifications.

By integrating a global supply chain with leading R&D and manufacturing capabilities, Ginlong tailors Solis inverters to regional markets, with local experts offering exceptional service and support. The company’s proven bankability has earned support from leading financial institutions, ensuring robust, long-term returns on investment. Collaborating with stakeholders, Solis remains committed to accelerating the world’s journey towards a sustainable future. For more information, please visit

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