Home energy management systems are fast becoming a popular way to get the most out of solar and batteries. Here’s a side-by-side comparison of the various offerings currently available in Australia.
Early adopters are already getting their batteries installed around the country, and it’s only a matter of time before more solar homes do the same. How much further do battery storage prices need to fall before they make sense as an investment?
Average solar system prices for Australia’s capital cities rose slightly between September and October, mostly among smaller systems.
Average residential solar system prices for September 2016 have matched the all-time low seen in December of last year.
After four years of tracking Australia’s rooftop solar system prices, we take a look back over our data at some of the noteworthy trends that have emerged over this period.
This August marks four full years of Solar Choice’s PV Price Index. Here are some charts following the changes in average solar PV system prices from 2012.
As NSW’s relatively generous solar rates come to a close, 150,000-odd solar homes are looking to make the transition as painless as possible. So what are your options? We break them down for you.
Average solar PV system prices changed little between April and May, with the current national average sitting at about $1.66 per watt. And pricing figures for Darwin systems included for the first time.
What if the Queensland government sought to buy out some of the Queensland solar bonus tariffs by installing battery storage.
What if home battery storage systems could create STCs? This would surely help to push down battery storage system prices, which remain the main barrier to uptake at the moment.