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…

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…

Quality solar products explained

We all know that a solar panel system is a big investment and so it makes sense that you want your investment to go the distance. By investing in quality products at the start of your solar journey you will be safe in the knowledge that your…

Feed-in tariffs: everything you need to know

Your feed-in tariff is the rate you earn for energy your solar sends to the grid. It’s important to know what your rates are, as these may vary. Why do you earn a feed-in tariff? Feed-in tariffs are one of the Government’s financial…

Top tips on how to save on energy charges with solar

Ready to switch to solar but unsure how you can actively use solar to reduce energy charges? Here’s our top tips on how to save with solar! Tip #1 – Get your pool pump working while the sun is out Reduce your running costs by having your…

NSW State Election Results – What’s to happen now

Following the recent NSW State Election, Premier Gladys Berejiklian has maintained her State Leadership for a consecutive term in office. Prior to the election, Premier Berejiklian made commitments to homeowners to install solar with loan schemes.…