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Solar in Spring, the Sunshine is Coming!

Invest in your energy future now and go Solar in Spring! Using SunEnergy’s unique ‘Pay as You Save’ system you can pay off your system over time, often for less than your current electricity bills.

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SolarEdge, One of SunEnergy’s Trusted Brands

SolarEdge is an award winning solar manufacturer that SunEnergy is proud to partner with to help Australians take control of their energy costs.

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Perth and Solar, Take Advantage of Australia’s Sunshine Capital!

Perth is the sunshine capital of Australia. With an average 8.8 hours of sunshine per day. This makes installing solar panels in Perth and WA one of the best locations in Australia.

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High Energy Bills from Working at Home? – Solar Can Help!

As South Australia once again faces a lockdown, everybody has gone home. Working from your home office and having to run your computer workstation all day. This can all add up to a lockdown bill nightmare. Luckily we’ve got some tips to help you avoid high energy costs.

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Winter and Solar? Your Questions Answered.

During the winter months we see overcast, shorter days and colder weather. This can sound like poor weather for solar powered households. But there’s no need to worry! because solar is still a great investment, even in the depth of winter. It’s a common misconception that hot summer days are the best for generating free […]

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Go Solar! No Deposit and Pay Later with SunEnergy

SunEnergy are passionate about helping everyday Australian families go solar! With the unique Pay As You Save program you can invest in solar system to help take control of ever rising electricity costs, for often less than your current fossil fueled power bills.

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Does solar work in a blackout?

In Australia we aren’t strangers to temperamental blackouts. This blog post will answer the question – does solar work in a blackout?

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High Electricity Bills? Breaking these bad energy habits could save you some serious money

Nobody wants High Electricity bills! Here are some common bad habits that are worth breaking. They just might save you some money in the long run!

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Should I get Solar Panels? How to tell if your home is suitable for Solar.

It’s the question many Australian homeowners are asking themselves right now, “Should I get solar panels?”  Homes come in every shape, size and orientation. Your home is unique, and your solar system should be too! It’s still a common misconception that solar systems are one size fits all. That is definitely not the case. At […]

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Why choose a CEC accredited solar retailer?

There are so many different solar retailers around, yet deciding who to choose can be a challenge. So why is finding a CEC accredited solar retailer so important? Combat the rapid rise of energy costs. The best time to take control of your bills is right now! In addition to joining the fight to protect […]

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Commercial Solar for your business

There’s never been a better time to get commercial solar for your business.  Our payment plan options let you purchase with $0 upfront and claim payments either as fully deductible operating expenses or as a 100% Instant Asset write off.* Now really is the time to solar power your business. Get a commercial quote and start saving […]

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What energy would my solar power system need?

Generally speaking all solar PV systems do require a small amount of energy to keep the inverter running (at least on standby). However your system will be a net producer of power as it is designed to generate clean electricity from the sun. Overall, it exists to produce energy for you, not consume it. This […]

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How does going solar reduce your carbon emissions?

We know that a solar power system can reduce approximately 8.5 tons of CO2 per household, per year, and that this is equal to taking three cars off of the road. However some critics argue that solar power has a hidden carbon footprint, due to it’s manufacture and construction. Research published by CarbonFootprint.Org suggests that […]

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What are the benefits of solar energy for the world?

By now you’re probably aware of how a solar power system can help you reduce your electricity bill and that through our ‘Pay As You Save’ program you can: sidestep the high upfront cost pay $0 deposit go solar and start saving from day one But as a conscientious citizen of the planet, you might […]

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I’d rather not be on a direct debit, can I pay for the solar panel installation cost up front?

YES! Absolutely! You have the freedom to pay however you like either ‘up front’, or with ‘$0 deposit fortnightly payments’ for the term of your agreement. Many Australian homeowners consider the up front solar system price to be prohibitive. Saving you each month However with SunEnergy you can cover the price of solar with one […]

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Does the system offer solar battery storage?

Solar battery storage is a hot topic for homeowners considering solar power for their homes. Whilst the allure to be completely independent from the power grid may be strong, the higher initial costs and expertise required to maintain this equipment is a hindrance to most ordinary Australian homeowners. In this FAQ we discuss the pros […]

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How do you calculate solar savings?

If you’re a homeowner looking to reduce your energy bills by going solar and want to know more about how to calculate your potential solar savings, then this blog post is for you! Initial vs ongoing costs In order to calculate your potential savings we start by analysing your existing power bill (generally how much […]

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How does the ‘Pay As You Save’ program help you with solar panel cost and installation?

Don’t be turned off by high solar panel cost By now you’ve probably heard of SunEnergy’s ‘Pay As You Save’ program which allows you to save money from the start with: $0 deposit Low fortnightly repayments And further reduced energy bills with the help of feed-in tariffs But you might be thinking to yourself… what’s […]

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What is solar energy?

Solar panels harness the power of the sun Solar is radiant energy emitted by the sun. Installing a Solar Power System, consisting of Solar Panels and a Solar Inverter, let’s you harness this energy, and use it to generate the power you need to run your home. According to Geoscience Australia, Australia receives an average […]

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What is the right solar panel size for you?

Our goal at SunEnergy is to make going solar as simple and as easy as possible. We install some of the worlds best solar products by expert CEC accredited installers. When you choose SunEnergy for solar you are choosing, $0 deposits State of the art ‘FUTURE READY’ products Expert honest advice and installation Hassle free […]

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Commercial solar Adelaide – what are my alternatives?

Not a business owner? You can still benefit from solar! Learn more about our residential solar solutions with a free energy assessment. Get in touch! Grid electricity can cause some amount of problems for businesses compared to sustainable solar power. The traditional grid can have serious effects on the business, and especially if the area […]

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How long does it take to install solar panels?

If you’ve made the decision to go solar, you may be wondering how long does the installation take? In short – it won’t take long…

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Why do I need a solar inverter as part of my system?

The Importance of a Solar Inverter When people think about solar power, the first thing they think about is the large panels fitted to the roof. However, the large sheets are not the only thing you need to convert the sun’s energy into power. For your household to use the power of the sun. It […]

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How many solar panels can I fit on my roof?

Installing solar panels is relatively easy, and can be done within a day or so in most cases. However, it isn’t the same for everyone, as different energy requirements, positioning and building types will require more or less solar panels to produce a preferred amount of solar power. It is easy to picture a side […]

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Solar panel pool – can I install a separate solar system to run my pool equipment?

The hot Australian summer means two things: lots of sun, and the dire need for a swim to cool off. Both of these things can be utilised with a solar system that runs your pool equipment. This common combination is a great way to ensure that your pool is running smoothly on the days you […]

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Solar system Adelaide – what size solar system do I need?

Solar in Adelaide If you are making the switch and are implementing solar in Adelaide, you may be wondering what size system will best suit your lifestyle. This can be overwhelming, but never fear, there is ample information out there that can help you find the best size solar system for your home. There are […]

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How to calculate the ROI of solar for business

Making the switch to a commercial solar system in Adelaide is a significant step toward future savings. If you are considering adding solar to your commercial property, for business purposes, you will probably want to know just what return on investment you might see with solar.   SunEnergy’s extensive experience in the commercial solar industry […]

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Solar system Brisbane – does heat affect solar panel performance?

In Brisbane, the city’s culture is synonymous with beaches, bars and an overall warm (sometimes hot) climate. With the increasing popularity of renewable energy, more and more homeowners are switching to solar power – and why not! With constant sun and the positive effects on the environment, solar power is a great way to capitalise […]

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Is a 5kw solar system right for me?

You might be researching which solar system will be the best fit for your home. If you are, you will notice a common suggested system will be the 5kw system. With the huge variety of systems available, and a number of different suggestions out there, it can be difficult to decipher all the information out […]

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Solar panel direction – which direction do solar panels need to face in Australia?

If you’re asking yourself which way should solar panels face in Australia, this blog post is for you It is easy to picture your roof with the addition of solar panels, and when people are considering solar, that’s what they do first! However, at SunEnergy, we find that Australian property owners often forget to consider […]

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Can Solar Power Make A Big Impact On Your Solar Footprint?

Yes, it can! Using solar power in Australia is a great way to reduce your carbon footprint. Most home and business owners are aware of their carbon footprint, they just don’t know what they can do to make a difference. When it comes to carbon emissions, everybody contributes! But if you are looking for a […]

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4 Questions to Ask When Considering Installing solar

You probably have a lot of questions, If you’re considering adding a solar system to your home, Fear not! This process shouldn’t be overwhelming. At SunEnergy, we have dealt with so many different clients. We know the four most common questions you should ask of your solar retailer in the early stages. If you ask the following […]

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