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REC Alpha Pure vs TwinPeak 4 | Solar Panel Comparison

REC is known for producing high-quality solar panels, but which one is best for you?  The REC Alpha Pure and TwinPeak 4 are both good quality solar panels. We proudly recommend both to our customers, and in fact, have been installing REC panels for more than 5 years....

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QLD Solar Rebate: 2022 Beginners Guide

 Table of Contents: How does the 'solar rebate' work in Queensland? How much is the 'solar rebate'? Who is eligible for the 'solar rebate' in Queensland? Is the STC financial incentive ending soon? Can I get the 'rebate' for commercial and off-grid systems as well?...

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What size solar power system do I need?

In a nutshell: To work out what size solar PV system you require, you need to analyse your household’s daily electricity consumption. Your monthly or quarterly electricity bill measures your household’s electricity consumption in kilowatt-hours (kWh). Using your...

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SMA Sunny Boy vs. Fronius Primo | Inverter Comparison 2022

The inverter is certainly one of, if not the most, critical components of the solar system. When it comes to good quality, premium solar inverters, SMA and Fronius are both industry leaders. They have both been manufacturing inverters for more than 20 years and have a...

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Beginners Guide to Solar Panels

Solar panel selection can be one of the most confusing aspects of having a solar power system installed... There are always new technologies on the horizon and every installer or retailer will tell their prospective customers that their panels are the best. So, what...

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Beginners Guide to Solar Inverters

The inverter is certainly one of, if not the most, critical components of the solar system. To keep it nice & simple, the inverter converts the DC (Direct Current) power from the sun to the usable AC (Alternate Current) power that is used in all of our homes and...

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Dodgy Solar Installers | 7 Red Flags To Look Out For

Dodgy Solar Installers | 7 Red Flags To Look Out For

In Australia, we are spoilt for choice when it comes to choosing a solar installer. With over 8,000 CEC accredited installers, knowing which one to pick can get pretty confusing. While there are plenty of high-quality, local installers out there, there are also a lot...

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Solar Panel Comparison: LG NeON H vs. REC N-Peak

Solar Panel Comparison: LG NeON H vs. REC N-Peak

LG NeON H 385W Solar PanelKEY FEATURES Backed by an experienced, global company - LG needs no introduction – they are an incredibly diverse manufacturer with a solid reputation. With over 60 years of manufacturing experience, you have peace of mind knowing the panels...

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5 Benefits of Choosing a Local Solar Installer

1. Home visits to create a customised, quality solution for your home A local solar installer is more likely to fully evaluate your situation by visiting your property before the installation. During an onsite visit, the installer will: Check out the switchboard to...

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Solar systems during a storm: What you need to know

Solar systems during a storm: What you need to know

What's normal: If there is a blackout, it's completely normal for your solar power system to shut down. It should turn itself back on once the power is back on. It's also normal for your system to be producing significantly less than usual when it's very overcast in...

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The Truth about Tier 1 Solar Panels

The Truth about Tier 1 Solar Panels

Long story short: 'Tier 1' is one of the most misused and misleading terms in the solar industry. To be quite blunt, Tier 1 is a marketing term a lot of cheap solar installers exploit to give the buyer a feeling of confidence in a substandard product.  The tiering...

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String Inverters vs. Micro-Inverters: Which one is better?

String Inverters vs. Micro-Inverters: Which one is better?

Inverters are an essential component of any solar power system. The inverters basic function is to invert Direct Current (DC) from the solar panels, into Alternating Current (AC) that can be used to operate your household appliances. The excess electricity that is not...

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A FREE Beginners Guide to Solar Power

LG continues to invest heavily in educating customers about solar power. The latest initiative is a fantastic easy to read Beginners Guide to Solar.  The guide contains easy to understand information about solar power, presented in plain English. It really is the...

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