Did you know, Australia has more solar-powered homes per capita than any other country in the world? Five thousand of those are in the Eastern Suburbs. Winning!
Interest in solar is not surprising given technology prices are the lowest we’ve seen, our community’s increasing appetite to take climate action, and who doesn’t love lower energy bills?!
Even with all these benefits, going solar can still be a tricky purchasing decision. Let’s tackle five common curly questions.Read more
Heroes don’t always wear capes. They are usually amongst us, doing their bit to make this world a better place. You’re probably one of them…!Read more
With recent electricity prices soaring up to 30-40 per cent for many residents, it’s no surprise that solar power is on homeowners’ minds. Making free green energy on your own rooftop helps take back control of power bills.
With the highest rates of household solar power installation in the world, Australian’s are living up to their reputation as ‘sun-lovers’. Around 1.7 million Aussie homes now have rooftop solar, and numbers are growing. Low prices, climate change awareness, quality systems and killer bills are driving factors in this rooftop revolution.
Thinking about getting a slice of the sun-kissed action to reduce your energy bills? Check out these facts to help make your decision.Read more
This March marks the 10th anniversary of Earth Hour, a global initiative for raising awareness on climate change and ways to combat it. While progress has been slow, climate-friendly living has never been easier and more cost-effective now with low-carbon home solutions on our doorstep.
Better yet, these cheaper technologies today also mean bigger dollar savings for people doing the right thing: "The beauty is that the desire for low bills and low environmental impact now lead to the same answer - energy efficiency and solar," says Damien Moyse, Energy Projects and Policy Manager at the Alternative Technology Association.
There is still huge potential to grab these benefits locally, since our homes are getting more energy-hungry. Electricity demand in our area climbed last year, according to recent Ausgrid data. Sydney’s Eastern Suburbs also has one of the lowest uptakes of rooftop solar power compared to other regions nationally.
So as Earth Hour asks populations worldwide to ‘switch off’, consider switching to these alternatives to shrink your carbon footprint and boost your bank balance over the long-term. Let’s make that second nature!Read more
Save hundreds of dollars off your home electricity bills (and help save the planet) with these 10 simple tips.Read more
When the Beatles sang ‘here comes the sun, and it’s alright’, they weren’t wrong. Neither are the 1.5 million sun-powered households across Australia that are sourcing carbon-free energy and enjoying reduced electricity bills.Read more