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East & West Facing Solar Panels – Are they worth it?

Posted on January 22, 2019

We should start this article by saying unless you have shading issues, you will always get more out of your system having your panels installed in a north facing direction, as this is where useful sunlight is most intense. However, as not all houses have north facing roof space, and as it becomes more economical […]

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What Size Solar System Do I Need to Run an Average Home?

Posted on January 17, 2019

It can be very overwhelming when you first start looking into getting a new solar system. What size system do I really need? The ad on TV is for a 6.6kW, but the neighbours only have 5 panels on their roof. What does an average home need? Firstly, we need to look at what is […]

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Why do Solar Power System prices differ so much from company to company?

Posted on January 16, 2019

It’s all about Quality and peace-of-mind for the Customer. A solar power system should be a set-and-forget purchase – it’s not something you want to have to worry about once it’s been commissioned. If you want a solar power system that: contains quality products, is installed using excellent workmanship, won’t require any maintenance, you don’t […]

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Meet The Team: Jo Jarvie – Finance & Commercial Manager

Meet the Team | Posted on January 10, 2019

Q: How long have you worked at Solar Power Australia?A: Over 9 years Q: What’s the coolest or most interesting thing you have worked on at SPA?A: Being a Finance and Commercial Manager, I wouldn’t have expected to be given the chance to work on product development. However, after meeting with a mine-site and identifying […]

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