MEDIA RELEASE - 5B expands US footprint
MEDIA RELEASE - 5B expands US footprint

Published: 09 December 2021

AUSTIN, TEXAS: 5B, a pioneer in prefabricated, rapidly deployable utility-scale solar solutions, today showcased its powerful 5B Maverick™ solution at the CLEANPOWER2021 conference in Utah while flagging the expansion of its US footprint.

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MEDIA RELEASE - 5B to acquire IXL Solar
MEDIA RELEASE - 5B to acquire IXL Solar

Published: 07 December 2021

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA: 5B today announced it will acquire IXL Solar’s manufacturing business in Adelaide, Australia, to accelerate its mission to deploy massive scale, ultra-low cost solar power globally. IXL Solar has been a manufacturing partner of 5B for its 5B Maverick solution since 2018. Twenty manufacturing specialists and staff will join 5B as part of the acquisition and will expand 5B’s presence to include IXL Solar’s facility in Adelaide.

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MEDIA RELEASE - 5B reveals clean-tech campus
MEDIA RELEASE - 5B reveals clean-tech campus

Published: 15 November 2021

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA: 5B today announced it is establishing a 15,400sqm clean technology campus in Mascot, Sydney as it continues to ramp up its team, research and development facilities and advanced manufacturing capability to meet accelerated global demand for solar energy.

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MEDIA RELEASE - The new 5B Maverick is here
MEDIA RELEASE - The new 5B Maverick is here

Published: 21 October 2021

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA: 5B today introduced the powerful new 5B Maverick™, with a higher capacity 48-50kWDC solar array and plug-and-play wiring designed for faster, easier and safer on-site deployment.

Optimised for the 540-550W module class - the workhorse of the utility-scale solar industry - 5B Maverick is an Australian-designed prefabricated, ground-mount, self ballasted array, enabling rapid deployment for mining, commercial and industrial, and large-scale solar power generation.


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5B landed in Latin America with new technologies for the photovoltaic solar industry
5B landed in Latin America with new technologies for the photovoltaic solar industry

Published: 06 October 2021
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"In an interview for Energía Estratégica, Eden Tehan provides details on [Maverick] technology, which he assures “it raises a paradigm shift from in-situ construction project to project of solar plants, towards the rapid deployment of a standardized solution from a chain centralized supply"
[translated from Spanish using Google Translate]

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Sun Cable scales up plans for world’s biggest solar farm with Indonesian help
Sun Cable scales up plans for world’s biggest solar farm with Indonesian help

Published: 22 September 2021
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"Solar panels developed by Sydney-based 5B could be deployed in Sun Cable’s planned giant solar farm in the Northern Territory to supply Darwin and Singapore with low cost and zero-emissions electricity."

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Australian company aims high as US declares massive solar target
Australian company aims high as US declares massive solar target

Published: 08 September 2021
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"An Australian technology firm backed by Malcolm Turnbull and with ties to billionaire Mike Cannon-Brookes is betting a massive expansion of renewable energy will spur demand for its novel solar panels and trigger a bonanza of manufacturing jobs."

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