Australia now has the highest electricity rates in the world for both residential and commercial properties. As a result, solar systems have become very popular. A lot of questions relating to solar products and installation are asked during the process of finding a suitable solar power system. Questions like, “What is the best product?”,  “How …

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There is a public group on Facebook that was created by an Australian installer to highlight bad solar installations in Australia and New Zealand. Over the years it has grown to become a community where people can ask questions regarding quality of panels/inverters or any too-good-to-be-true quotes. Also you could post any job enquires directly …

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Currently Fronius is having a 5 plus 5 year warranty extension promotion for free until December 31st 2019. All String inverters sold by Fronius Australia enjoy the standard “Fronius Warranty Plus” for 5 years which includes parts+transportation+labour. The extra 5 years of free warranty is only the “Fronius Warranty” which only covers the labour costs. …

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When you receive a quote for a solar system, it is always best to do some research on the quotation and system components proposed by the solar company. The number of complaints from end customers due to bad installations and unprofessional solar companies is increasing and gaining more attention from the press. There have been …

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The NSW government has the Empowering Homes Program with no interest “loans of up to $9000 per battery system and up to $14000 per solar+battery system”. This is an excellent policy that will encourage jobs in our state. We have previously discussed the benefits of a solar battery system here and here. There is no …

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