Solar panels are one of the most popular items that householders invest in to make their homes more sustainable. Most people opt for a small (1.5Kw) grid-connected system which suppliments their energy use.Find out all about how solar panels can benefit your home.Read more: Is solar right for me?
Skyline solar systems
Solar panels & inverter 1.5Kw - 5Kw
Warranty: 5yrs on panels and inverter 80% performance up to 25yrs
Price range*: TBA plus $330 Powercor meter fee and $150 safety inspection *Prices are subject to installation inspection
Special Offer: For 3Kw plus systems Skyline offers a bundled 264-SS Heat pump with $1,000 reduced on the price with packages starting below $10,000 Conditions apply - see 'Read more'
Braemac Solar Panels
Solar panels & inverter, 1.6Kw - 5Kw
Warranty: 5yrs on panels & inverter
80% performance up to 25 yrs
Price range: $2,990 for 1.64Kw - $10,790 for 5Kw
Top tips when you buy
Having made the decision to go ahead, there are a couple of things to consider before investing in a solar system. Check out the basics below. Read more: Top tips when you buy
Energy Smart News
New rebates for water smart appliances
The Victorian Government's new Living Victoria Water Rebate Program rewards Victorians for their efforts to be water efficient around the home, garden and small business by providing rebates on a range of water efficient products and appliances. Read more
Outer suburbs turn on solar power
Mr Borg and Ms Warren spent about $6000 on solar - to limit surging power costs and lessen their carbon footprint. Read more...Solar panels are contagious
Are you more likely to install solar panels if your neighbour has them? A new study out of Stanford says that you are. Read more...