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The Most Efficient Solar Panels Available on The NZ Market

The Most Efficient Solar Panels Available on The NZ Market

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

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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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Installing Solar Panels On A New Build?  Consider the Following Before Building

Installing Solar Panels On A New Build?  Consider the Following Before Building

The benefits are a plenty when installing solar panels, and planning ahead allows for more energy and cash saving advantages .This guide helps explain ways to save money, time and(...)

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Top 12 Questions To Ask Before Purchasing A Solar Power System

Top 12 Questions To Ask Before Purchasing A Solar Power System

Don't be shy about asking solar companies a plethora of questions! A professional company will be prepared to handle the difficult technical questions, and inquiries from those only just(...)

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How Do Solar Panels Work? A Basic Overview

How Do Solar Panels Work? A Basic Overview

Watch the video below to find out how solar panels work or read the article below.  

Solar panels consist of individual silicon cells that are linked together and housed(...)

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Why solar installers might oversize a solar panel array

Why solar installers might oversize a solar panel array

There could be multiple reasons why solar installers might recommend an inverter size that is smaller than your solar array size, but don't be alarmed. For instance, a 3kW rated inverter(...)

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How To Choose The Best Solar Battery Storage System

How To Choose The Best Solar Battery Storage System

Good news! An array of solar batteries are now available in New Zealand, allowing customers freedom of choice; something that wasn't plausible only a few short years ago. By now I'm(...)

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