How to compare Solar Panels

The type of solar panels you choose for your solar power system is often a choice that is agonised over by those considering the purchase of a solar power system. There are really three things that generally concern people being: How do I compare brands of solar panels; How important are the items listed in the solar panel specifications; and What type of solar cell technology do I want my solar panels to use We have a discussion about each of these topics but the truth is less than 1% of complaints about solar systems actually relate to issues with the quality or performance of the...

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Government announces review of STC market

The Australian government has announced a review of the STC market that may have significant impact on the support for the solar power industry in Australia. The review has wide terms of reference to look at all aspects for the MRET legislation, the legislation that creates STC's and LGC's and creates an obligation on liable parties to buy these. As these STC's are instuments to which people become entitled when they install a residential or home solar power system, or a commercial solar power system under 100 kw, then this review may have an impact on the retial price of solar systems...

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