Six reasons why solar makes sense for Victorians in 2019

Renewable energy is still the hottest topic discussed by politicians; and with Australia receiving an abundant amount of sunshine, solar is the most obvious source of energy.   1) Reduce your energy bill Have you noticed there has been…

Essential Solar Knowledge For Western Australia

If you live in Western Australia, you already know that the energy market is regulated. Installing a solar and battery system could help you break free from the constraints of regulated energy and standard feed in tariffs, saving you money on…

Victorian Solar Panel Rebate Update

Following the recent closure of the Solar Victoria Solar Panel Rebate for new applications, Solar Victoria has announced plans to assist homeowners who did not apply for the rebate before their installation took place. Announced today by Solar…

How will the federal election promises impact solar energy?

Climate change is a hot topic and with the federal election around the corner we have had a look at what the current election promises could mean for solar and renewable energy. Coalition Scott Morrison has pledged $2 billion for projects…

Victoria Solar Rebate Update

In case you didn’t already know, the Victorian solar panel rebate was unexpectedly halted on April 12th due to all 30,000 allocations being filled. It came as a shock to both installers and customers alike. You may be left wondering what…

Energy usage habits costing you the most money

Is the burden of high energy bills getting you down? Here’s the energy usage habits that might be costing you the most money. Stand-by power Do you know many of your appliances or devices are on standby 24/7? Most of us fall victim to standby…
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Celebrating Starlight Day 2019

We’re very excited to celebrate Starlight Day on May 4, 2019 to power the smiles of seriously-ill children at the Starlight Children’s Foundation. Saturday May 4, 2019 is the national day of fundraising for the Starlight Foundation. You…

How many solar panels can power a house?

Once you understand how solar works, the next question would be how many solar panels you need to get the most benefit out of the sun. Solar is not one-size fits all solution Whilst solar does help you save on energy charges, it is recommended…

Schools to install solar under new Federal initiative

Federal Opposition Leader Bill Shorten has announced a new initiative for schools around Australia to minimise the cost of energy. The Solar Schools Program aims to help schools to install solar panels and battery storage systems through the…