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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…

How to love your energy bills

We live in one of the sunniest countries in the world but pay some of the highest prices for energy, here’s how to finally love your energy bills and start spending your money on things that matter most.  Install solar By installing solar,…

Top 5 Appliances to Use with Solar

During the day, your solar is generating free energy for your household use. Here are the Top 5 household appliances to use when it is powered by your solar. 1. Pool Pump and Filter Over 944,600 Australian households have swimming pools at…

New Year's Resolution for Homeowners

We live in one of the sunniest countries in the world but pay some of the highest prices for energy. The beginning of 2019 will see many think about new year’s resolutions to make them better off, here’s one for homeowners to last a lifetime.…
Off Grid

Can I go off the grid?

The prevalence of blackouts and the growing uncertainty has prompted many Australian homeowners to consider an off-grid solution. Here’s an explanation of what is involved when switching off-grid.  Total energy independence It may seem…

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…

Is Your Solar System Ready For Summer?

With Summer only a small leap from the bustling winter chill, if you have a solar system installed on your roof, it is important to get your system ready for when summer begins. Leon Siebel, Co-founder and Head of Communications at Sunbank…

Solar Victoria Government Rebate

The Victorian State Government have committed themselves to the affordability of household energy. The Solar Victoria Solar Panel Rebate Scheme aims to help households to install solar technology on the home to reduce growing energy bills. Under…

Winter Solar Myths Exposed!

Warm summer months with longer daylight hours is a great time for solar – and that’s a given, but what happens during winter when the sun sits behind clouds? Here are some common solar myths exposed!  Myth #1 - Solar only generates power…