Debating the cost of our energy independence

JASON Modica has a vision of Mildura becoming a solar hub, harnessing the region’s many sunlight hours to inject clean energy into the grid.

The sun comes up every morning – imagine if we could tap into that resource - Jason Modica

Jason Modica

Jason Modica

His vision helped him get elected to Mildura Council last year and now, as Mildura’s deputy mayor, he understands the need for people in Sunraysia to cash in on our natural advantage.

“The sun comes up every morning – ­imagine if we could tap into that resource,” Cr Modica said, adding he hoped the region could become “the new Latrobe Valley”.

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