Benefits of Solar Power in Perth
There are many financial and environmental benefits that an investment in solar power can brinf to you and society as a whole.
Environmentally, solar panels will help reduce your carbon footprint significantly.
Financially, solar panels typically deliver great savings to your home and help to reduce your electricity bills.
Environmental Benefits of Solar Panels
There are numerous environmental benefits of solar panels. Once manufactured, your solar panels will generate clean, renewable energy for your home. The installation of a 6.6kW solar system will reduce greenhouse gas emission by over 250 tonnes in its lifetime.
Solar panels reduce air pollution, as there are no pollutants associated with the generation of solar power.
Save Money and Reduce Your Electricity Bills
Our analysis concludes that solar panels are financially worth it in almost every instance. A 5kW solar power system can save you as much as $1200-$2200 per year, and will significantly reduce your electricity bills. Payback periods for solar panel systems can be as low as three years and are typically not longer than seven years.
If you buy quality components, your solar panels can deliver savings for 25 years or more. Lifetime savings od solar panels can be greater than $50,000.
You Get Incentives on Purchase
When you buy a new solar system in Australia you will receive a solar panel rebate that will reduce the cost of your purchase. Rebates can typically save you around $3,700 off the cost of a new solar system.
*To receive your rebate, you must buy Clean Energy Council approved components, and have your system installed by an accredited installer.
You Get Paid For Your Excess Solar Energy
You will get paid whenever your export energy from your solar panels back to the electricity grid. For every kilowatt hour (kWh) of energy you export, you will receive a feed-in-tariff from your electricity retailer.
Solar Panels Require Little Maintenance
Once your solar system is installed, it will likely require very little maintenance. Typically, solar panels do not even need to be cleaned. The inverter may need replacing after 10-15 years, but this is the only additional cost you may incur throughout your systems life.
Add Value to Your Team
All things being equal, solar panels will add to the value of your home.
Solar Batteries and Energy Independence
A solar battery can allow you to become energy independent. Batteries work by storing your excess solar energy for later use, therefore reducing your reliance on the electricity grid. It is possible to get a storage system that has backed up power functionality too. Providing you with peace of mind and electricity when the grid goes down.