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Installing Solar Panels Completely Flat - The Pros And Cons

Installing Solar Panels Completely Flat - The Pros And Cons

You must have seen arrays of solar panels installed at an angle to the ground, happily looking at the sun like fields of sunflowers. And when contemplating going solar, you would have(...)

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Will My Solar Panels Work During a Power Outage?

Will My Solar Panels Work During a Power Outage?

Think of the top few selling points of solar and ‘energy independence’ will definitely claim a spot on the list. Although it is a general term, energy independence also implies(...)

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How Important Are Solar Buy-Back Rates?

How Important Are Solar Buy-Back Rates?

Written by Nathan @ thatpowerguy

Having made a solar power investment, it is important to squeeze the most out of your system.

When your solar power system is generating more electricity than you are using, which can be pretty common on clear sunny(...)

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Top 5 Mistakes People Make When Buying Solar Power

Top 5 Mistakes People Make When Buying Solar Power

With rising energy costs, it’s no wonder that people are looking to install solar power on their homes and businesses. The use of solar panels goes a long way to cutting energy costs,(...)

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Solar Panels; Can They Be Recycled?

Solar Panels; Can They Be Recycled?

Clean and green is a tagline often associated with solar panels, so when solar panels have expired, can the panels actually be recycled?  The answer is well, yes, solar panels can be recycled.  Feel free to watch the videos and read our straightforward explanations(...)

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The Most Efficient Solar Panels Available on The NZ Market

The Most Efficient Solar Panels Available on The NZ Market

Updated: November 2021

Comparing the efficiency specifications of solar panels is a great way to select the appropriate panels for your needs.  While highly efficient solar panels(...)

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Shading On Solar Panels, And How To Work Around It

Shading On Solar Panels, And How To Work Around It

Solar panel systems are complex pieces of technology, and while it may sound surprising that a mere shade can impede a solar power systems ability to generate power, shade (or shadows)(...)

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Solar Power Is Not A DIY Project

Solar Power Is Not A DIY Project

Installing solar power will tempt savvy DIY enthusiasts, it’s the kiwi way.  But DIY’ers be warned, self-installing a solar power system can be a dangerous, non-compliant, warranty-voiding escapade. Therefore, it is not a recommended practice in New(...)

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