Solar 101

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Getting to zero: How to set up your solar home so you never pay for power again

For many Australians with solar panels, and those considering them, it’s the holy grail: generating enough solar energy to cover your usage, being paid to […]

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Harvesting the sun: how solar power is made, and why it means savings for you

Most of us know that solar panels convert sunlight to electricity. But how does this magic happen? And why does it mean big savings for […]

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Five feed-in tariff myths busted

If you have solar panels, the rate your power company pays you for the solar electricity you export is called the feed-in tariff (or FiT). […]

Six ways to make your solar work harder: Solar Optimisation Guide

We all want lower electricity bills and if you’ve got solar, you’ve already taken the first step to achieve this. Well done – solar is […]

How does a grid-connected solar system work?

A solar system is comprised of two key components: the panels and the inverter. The solar photovoltaic panels (also known as solar PV) are used […]