Top 5 questions to ask a solar retailer
This guide lists some key the questions to ask a retailer so you can find the right solar system for your home or business.
What to look for in a solar quote
This article will help you understand what to look for in a quote so you can make an informed decision when buying rooftop solar for your home.
Solar on heritage-listed properties: What you need to know
Do I need to apply for a permit to install solar panels if I live in a heritage listed property or area? We provide the steps to take so you can be assured that your move to doesn’t end in a removal.
Solar Batteries: What you need to know about backup power
Owning a solar PV system with battery storage doesn’t necessarily mean that you will have access to that power during a grid outage. Find out everything you need to know about backup power.
How Virtual Power Plants can impact the environment and community
Virtual power plants (VPPs) are a way for you to get great value from your solar energy system by sharing excess power stored in your solar battery.
The financial benefits of Virtual Power Plants
We are making it easier for Victorians to make the most of renewable energy through the Virtual Power Plant pilot program.
Solar Buyers Guides
Check out our Solar Buyers Guides and learn everything you need to know before adding solar to your home.
How does a Virtual Power Plant work?
Virtual Power Plants (VPP), also referred to as battery aggregation or energy sharing, are the next step for solar energy.
Distributors – what are they and why are they important?
DNSP stands for Distributed Network Service Provider. They are the organisations that own and control the hardware of the distributed energy network.
Solar for Business: Where to start
While every business is unique, most small businesses will benefit from investing in solar. But which solar system is the best for you?
Five steps to get connected to solar PV
From getting three quotes to completing your online application here's everything you need to know about getting connected to solar panels (PV).
Five steps for businesses to get connected to solar PV
Follow these five simple steps to get your business connected to solar PV.
The gift that keeps on giving
Think about investing in solar this Christmas as a long-term gift to the household that lowers your bills and helps the environment for many years to come.
Off-grid vs. grid connection
Find out the difference between off-grid and grid-connect solar battery systems, and how both systems can help you be more independent of the electricity grid.
How does a solar battery system work?
Many households would like to understand how a battery system works before adding one to their PV system.
Battery storage: what you need to know
Not all solar PV owners are ready to install an energy storage system, but if you are, then knowing why you want a battery can help you work out the right battery type and size for your home.
Researching battery retailers and estimating savings
This Melbourne household were early adopters of home energy storage and offer their own advice to anyone looking to add a battery to their solar PV system.
Reviewed 22 March 2023