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Solar Panels Increase House Value

Solar panels increase house value by offering asset equity and utility savings. Humans have been harnessing solar energy to produce electricity since the 1950s when the first photovoltaic cell was invented. The principle of solar power is that the sun’s energy is renewable and can therefore be used indefinitely, unlike fossil fuels of which there […]

Working From Home Boosted Rooftop Solar Panel Installations

The COVID-19 pandemic by all accounts has resulted in an incline in the rate of solar panel installations across Australia, says the Clean Energy Regulator. Contrary to other reports which detailed declining investment in renewable energy in 2020, investment has actually remained stable. “I think the evidence very strongly supports the view that industry is […]

Offset Your Air Conditioning This Summer With Solar Panel Savings

This Summer, coming to a house near you, is a wonderful home augmentation that promises to save your neighbours hundreds of dollars on their Summer energy bill. Installing solar panels is cheap, and it promises great savings over the lifespan of a house. While a solar panel setup may not completely power your house over […]

Enphase IQ7 Microinverters Make Solar More Efficient

Enphase is an Australian solar company which produces, stores, controls and analyses the solar energy acquisition and consumption in your home. It’s a comprehensive system that applies convergence of several pieces of equipment. Systems provide data read outs and evaluative tools to the home owner. The company has recently released a new generation of microinverters. [...]

Half of Australian Rooftops Suitable For Solar Installation

Up to 50% of Australia’s roofing real estate is available for use by solar panels, but remains unused at present. Industrial suburbs account for most of the under utilised capacity at the moment. This is according to research conducted recently at The University of New South Wales. The paper suggested that solar installation on 40% […]

Solar Panels Now Pay Off

Solar Savings Now More Evident Than Ever Recent industry research points towards the fact that there are now 23 million solar panels installed in homes across Australia. The technology has been around for well over half a century. It’s only in recent years, though, that the technology has become affordable enough to invest in for […]