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Is North the Best Direction for Solar Panels?

Is North the Best Direction for Solar Panels?

If you’ve spent much time on solar forums or Facebook groups, you may have heard the mantra that north is best for solar panels and no other direction will do. Meanwhile, other people will say this isn’t an issue; any orientation can work.  All these recommendations...

Australian Solar Recycling: How it Works

Australian Solar Recycling: How it Works

Solar panels are fast changing from a trend to a way of life, with an estimated one in five Australians now using solar to cover their power bills, so it’s no surprise that solar savvy customers are asking about the next step in renewable energy.  In such a young...

7 Ways to Spot a Dodgy Solar Facebook Page

7 Ways to Spot a Dodgy Solar Facebook Page

If you’ve seen a Facebook or Google ad promising amazing solar returns or zero deposit solar, you may have been tempted to sign up on the spot. Unfortunately, not all offers and products are equal, and you can easily end up with a solar system that doesn’t cover your...

Can you install solar in the rain?

Can you install solar in the rain?

You’ve booked in your solar installation, and you’re looking forward to lowering your power bills. You’re just days from the solar installation team arriving, but there’s a problem.  There’s rain forecast for your installation date.  Or the day arrives and the sky is...