Media Release: Solar Revolution Hits 30,000 Homes

9 April 2019 MEDIA RELEASE: More than 30,000 Victorian households have embraced the Andrews Labor Government’s landmark Solar Homes program, reducing their power bills and helping supply more energy to our electricity grid. This week the…

How solar saves on pool pump running costs

Over 900,000 Australian households own a swimming pool, it forms part of the Australian lifestyle. With the rising price of energy, maintenance costs for the pools have significantly increased over time – here’s how solar saves on the lifetime…

Solar Jargon Buster

We try to make solar as simple as we can but sometimes we can’t help but use the technical terms. That’s why we have created a Jargon Buster to help demystify the solar terminology we use.     Terminology Explanation PV Photovoltaics…

Earth Hour: our actions today will define our future

This year we're switching off for Earth Hour and pledging to support stronger action on the promise Australia made at the 2015 Paris Agreement to improve climate change. What is Earth Hour? Earth Hour is the largest global movement for the…

The rise of energy bills over the last 10 years

The rise of energy bills has caused an incredible strain on thousands of Australian households. Enormous rate increases by energy retailers have resulted in thousands of households facing power disconnections because of unpaid bills. Over two…

Considered solar - but holding off because you are looking to sell? Find out how solar can add value

Have you been considering getting a solar PV system installed but are holding off because you are looking to sell your home? Research has found that having solar could make your home more attractive to buyers. With more people than ever looking…

How will solar actually save on my energy bills?

High energy bills and unreliability of the national grid are two of the more pressing reasons why over 2 million households have installed solar. Prompting many to ask, how will solar actually save on my energy bills? Here’s an explanation…

Victorian Solar Rebate latest news

Following the Andrews’ Government re-election in November 2018, Victorians have embraced solar and taken advantage of the Solar Homes Package.  Here’s the latest on the Victorian solar rebates. Thousands have installed solar Since the…

Proudly Supporting the Starlight Children's Foundation in 2019

In 2018, Sunbank Solar partnered with the Starlight Children’s Foundation to power the smiles of seriously-ill children at the Starlight Express Room. Here’s how we created smiles in 2018. We had a goal to raise a serious amount of money…