World Environment Day

World Environment Day (WED) celebrated on the 5th June every year is a United Nations initiative to encourage awareness and action for the protection of our environment. This year the theme for WED is ‘Beat Air Pollution’. The theme was…

How to save on energy this winter

Winter is here! Whether you are frozen in Melbourne or slightly chilly in Perth we can all agree that it’s getting colder. Winter not only brings poor weather but can also bring higher power bills. Making some smart energy changes to your…

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…

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…