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Victorian Large-scale Solar Battery

Located just west of Melbourne, Ballarat will soon be home to Victoria’s large-scale 30MW solar battery! So, what does this mean for the region of Ballarat? forms part of the Victorian Government’s plan to make energy more affordable. Recently…

Making the Smart Switch to Solar

Installing solar is the easiest way for homeowners to rid themselves of the stress of high energy bills. The growing dependency of energy in the home, means that simply using less is not an option for many households. Conservative energy usage…

Could Western Australia Be Saying Goodbye To The Upfront Solar Subsidy?

Upfront solar subsidies could be an incentive of the past, with startling new enquiries lead by Energy Minister Ben Wyatt who has spoken out about supporting the ultimate scrapping of or reduction of upfront solar subsidies for Western Australia. Energy…

Enphase Micro Inverters VS Standard String System with DC Optimisers

Australian households are prone to all sorts of situations – a tree in the middle of the front yard and all sorts of shading situations which may affect the efficiency of a solar system. The assumption is when you install a solar panel…

Understanding The Best Solar Battery For Your Needs

Key to harnessing as much solar generated power for your household is installing a solar battery storage solution – why live at the mercy of the grid when you can keep the solar you generate for yourself? With so many various brands, capacities,…

Future-Proofing Against Rising Electricity Costs

Rising electricity costs are a burden that has affected most households and businesses around Australia, more so in recent years with the escalating cost of living. Going into retirement or setting your home up to future-proof against rising…

What is the Right Size for Me?

Getting the right size solar battery is the key to a good return on your solar investment  Solar batteries are not a one size fits all solution. Determined by your solar PV system and how you use power, a suitable battery capacity recommendation…

Renewable Energy

Australians care about the environment, including sourcing eco / ethically conscious products and trying to have a positive impact on the environment daily. We care about local conditions and our own impact on it. Sustainability is key. However,…
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Solar Battery Storage, it makes sense in 2018

We are lovers of the sun in Australia, and around 15 per cent of Australian households are embracing it with solar power. This makes us one of the world's biggest users of solar energy in the home, high-five! With the summer months comes longer…