The New South Wales Government has two solar schemes running: the Empowering Homes solar battery loan offer and the solar for low income households trial.
Solar battery rebate NSW
While there are no battery rebates in NSW, they do offer interest-free loans for solar batteries to households in the Hunter region through the Empowering Homes offer.
Households without solar can get a loan of up to $14,000 toward a solar panel and battery system. Households with solar panels currently installed can get a loan of up to $9000 toward retrofitting a battery system to their existing solar system.
To be eligible for the offer you must live in an eligible postcode in the Hunter region and get your system from an approved retailer. View the full eligibility criteria here.
Solar panel rebate NSW
New South Wales is trialling a program to install 3 kW solar systems on low income households in selected regions.
To be eligible you must hold a Pensioner Concession Card or Department of Veterans’ Affairs Gold Card and be currently getting the Low Income Household Rebate. View the full eligibility criteria here.
Ready to get solar and a battery?
Available now in NSW and coming to more states soon, the DC Power Co solar and battery package brings world-leading, tier 1 solar panels together with an Australian-designed battery solution in one streamlined, cost-effective package.
The package comes in a range of sizes depending on your energy needs, household set-up and budget. Plus there are financing options available so you can start saving with your solar and battery system now, and pay it off over time.
If you already have solar, but want to add a battery, check out our solar battery package.
As at 19/06/20