Your solar feed-in rates

DC Power Co offers a 15 c/kWh feed-in tariff, because we believe you should have a fair feed-in tariff to make the most of the solar you export back to the grid.

If you’re on a premium feed-in tariff (that’s 60c/kWh in Victoria or 44c/kWh in Queensland), your total solar feed-in tariff with us will be 75c/kWh in Victoria or 59c/kWh in Queensland. Now that’s value.

More information and the solar feed-in rate card for each state can be found below.

 

Solar feed-in tariff VIC

 

Solar feed-in rate card – VIC

 

What is a solar feed-in tariff?

If you have solar panels, your power company pays you a rate for the solar electricity you export to the grid. That rate is called the solar feed-in tariff (or FiT). Ours is 15 cents per kilowatt hour (kWh).

 

There are two main types of feed-in tariffs

Standard solar feed-in tariff VIC

Over three-quarters of solar households get a standard feed-in tariff. Depending on the state, electricity companies are either regulated or recommended to provide a certain feed-in tariff by state governments.

What does that mean in Victoria? In Victoria, a minimum FiT of 9.9c is regulated until 1 July 2019. Then it will increase to 12.0c.

At DC Power Co, we think you deserve more than just the bare minimum, which is why we offer a 15c solar feed-in tariff across all the states we service.

 

Premium solar feed-in tariff VIC

You may think a premium feed-in tariff is just a really good one, but that’s not the case. To encourage people to install solar panels between 2009 and 2011, state governments offered an extra FiT to add to what electricity companies provide.

In Victoria, people who installed solar systems within this period and got the premium FiT, still receive it. That’s 60c, paid until 2024. (That’s 75c with DC Power Co.)

As a general rule of thumb if your feed-in tariff is higher than ~40c, you’re likely on a premium feed-in tariff. If your feed-in tariff is below ~25c, you’re likely on a standard feed-in tariff.

You can find more information about solar feed-in rates on the DC Power Co blog.

 

Are DC Power Co’s solar feed-in rates competitive?

Absolutely. We know everyone’s looking for the best solar feed-in tariff as well as great service tailored to solar households.

Our solar feed-in tariff is higher than the minimum amount regulated by the government. Our solar feed-in rates and more info can be found on our offer page.

 

 

Solar feed-in tariff NSW

 

Solar feed-in rate card – NSW

 

What is a solar feed-in tariff?

If you have solar panels, your power company pays you a rate for the solar electricity you export to the grid. That rate is called the solar feed-in tariff (or FiT). Ours is 15 cents per kilowatt hour (kWh).

 

There are two main types of feed-in tariffs

Standard solar feed-in tariff NSW

Over three-quarters of solar households get a standard feed-in tariff. Depending on the state, electricity companies are either regulated or recommended to provide a certain feed-in tariff by state governments.

What does that mean in NSW? In New South Wales there is a recommended range of 6.9 to 8.4c set until 1 July 2019.

At DC Power Co, we think you deserve more than just the bare minimum, which is why we offer a 15c solar feed-in tariff across all the states we service.

 

Premium solar feed-in tariff NSW

To encourage people to install solar panels between 2010 and 2011, state governments offered an extra FiT to add to what electricity companies provide. The premium feed-in tariff scheme in New South Wales has now ended which means there are no more premium feed-in tariffs available in New South Wales.

You can find more information about solar feed-in rates on the DC Power Co blog.

 

Are DC Power Co’s solar feed-in rates competitive?

Absolutely. We know everyone’s looking for the best solar feed-in tariff as well as great service tailored to solar households.

Our solar feed-in tariff is higher than the amount recommended by the government. Our solar feed-in rates and more info can be found on our offer page.

 

 

Solar feed-in tariff QLD

 

Solar feed-in rate card – QLD

 

What is a solar feed-in tariff?

If you have solar panels, your power company pays you a rate for the solar electricity you export to the grid. That rate is called the solar feed-in tariff (or FiT). Ours is 15 cents per kilowatt hour (kWh).

 

There are two main types of feed-in tariffs

Standard solar feed-in tariff QLD

Over three-quarters of solar households get a standard feed-in tariff. Depending on the state, electricity companies are often either regulated or recommended to provide a certain feed-in tariff by state governments.

What does that mean in Queensland? South-East QLD is one of the few areas where there is no regulated feed-in tariff. Power companies are free to choose their own price. The rest of QLD is regulated to offer a minimum FiT of 9,4c.

At DC Power Co, we think you deserve more than just the bare minimum, which is why we offer a 15c solar feed-in tariff across all the states we service (those are VIC, NSW and South East QLD.)

 

Premium solar feed-in tariff QLD

You may think a premium feed-in tariff is just a really good one, but that’s not the case. To encourage people to install solar panels between 2008 and 2012, state governments offered an extra FiT to add to what electricity companies provide.

In Queensland it’s 44c, paid until 2028. (That’s 59c with DC Power Co.)

As a general rule of thumb if your feed-in tariff is higher than ~40c, you’re likely on a premium feed-in tariff. If your feed-in tariff is below ~25c, you’re likely on a standard feed-in tariff.

You can find more information about solar feed-in rates on the DC Power Co blog.

 

Are DC Power Co’s solar feed-in rates competitive?

Absolutely. We know everyone’s looking for the best solar feed-in tariff as well as great service tailored to solar households.

Our solar feed-in tariff is higher than the state governments’ recommended and regulated amounts. Our solar feed-in rates and more info can be found on our offer page.

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