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What Is A Smart Meter?

When looking to install solar systems to your home which may include solar panels or battery storage, during your transition to clean, renewable energy there are some minor upgrades that will need to be made to your property so that your solar benefits your home as much as it can. The most common change that will need to take place will be installation of a smart meter.

It is important that when making the switch to solar that your meter is upgraded to a smart meter.  Read more

How to maintain your rooftop solar PV system

Congratulations for installing your solar PV system, among millions of other Australian home or business-owners, you are contributing to a cleaner environment through renewable energy generation. Your solar system will be working around the clock, 24 hours per day, 7 days a week and this will require some maintenance to ensure that not only the solar PV system is generating power for the home, but it is also operating safely for your property.   Read more

Solar Service Group Subsidised Solar Battery Field Trial – Results

In 2017, Solar Service Group saw the immeasurable benefits that solar battery storage with monitoring capabilities could make on Australian households already generating their own solar energy from existing rooftop solar installations. To independently measure and judge this new technology, Solar Service Group conducted a Subsidised Solar Battery Field Trial.  Read more

Power of Smart Energy Management

The power of technology has given us an incredible amount of knowledge – more recently we can monitor and assess solar panel systems on rooftops without being up on the roof completing any sort of ability test. How does this happen and how does it benefit my home? Read more

Moved Into A House That Already Has Solar, And Not Sure How It Works?

When purchasing a house, it comes with all the appliances and fittings already there and you need to learn how to use them – most of the time without any kind of manual. Everyone has used an oven before, hot water systems are all similar and even heating/air conditioning is relatively user friendly.

But what happens when you purchase an established house with an existing solar PV system? Read more