Rooftop solar panels

Do I need more solar panels?

If you got solar panels a few years ago, you might be wondering whether it’s time to upgrade your system.  If your energy usage has […]

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Why WA’s new 3 cent feed-in tariff isn’t as bad as you think

Western Australia has launched a new solar buyback scheme that will reward solar owners for exporting solar power later in the day.  From 6 November […]

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Moved into a house with solar? Here’s what you need to know

Moving house can be an exciting and sometimes stressful time for many people. So if you’re moving into a home with solar panels for the […]

What are the benefits of solar panels?

Over the past decade, the uptake of rooftop solar across Australia has skyrocketed because of the numerous benefits of solar panels. These stretch beyond just […]

Does solar power save money?

Solar power is one of the best ways to save money on electricity. With nearly a quarter of Australian households equipped with solar on the […]

Solar myths busted: Myth #3, it’s only worth getting solar if you’re home during the day

When it comes to residential solar power, Australia is a world leader. We have the highest uptake of solar globally, with over 21% of households […]

Solar myths busted: Myth #2, solar panels are bad for the environment

When it comes to residential solar power, Australia is a world leader. We have the highest uptake of solar globally, with over 21% of households […]

Solar myths busted: Myth #1, solar panels are too expensive

When it comes to residential solar power, Australia is a world leader. We have the highest uptake of solar globally, with over 21% of households […]

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DC Power Co treat me as more than a number: Bob’s story

When Bob from Victoria decided to get a solar battery, he knew exactly who to turn to.  He already enjoyed a suite of solar services […]

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How to save money on your energy bill while stuck at home

As the effects of the COVID-19 crisis take hold across the country, more and more of us are now self-isolating at home. Besides boredom-induced viral […]

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How many solar panels do I need?

The number of solar panels you need will depend on how much electricity you use in your home, your house’s roof space and your budget.  […]

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How much are solar panels?

The question ‘how much do solar panels cost’ doesn’t have a one-size-fits-all answer. The price of a solar system depends on the size of the […]

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What is solar power?

Solar power is electricity that has been converted from sunlight, which means it’s a renewable energy resource. There are two ways to create solar power: […]

How does solar power work

How does solar power work?

Solar systems convert sunlight into solar power. The solar panels absorb sunlight and the solar inverter converts that power into electricity to be used in […]

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Take back the power: Crowdfunding for change

From banks to fashion chains and indeed energy companies, consumers are increasingly demanding more accountability and transparency from the businesses they buy from.  Crowdfunding, which […]