Why Everyone Is Going Solar

Sarah Russo3 years ago

So, you know solar power uses the sun, but do you really know how it works and why it’s such a hot topic? We’ve made it easy to understand why solar power is fast becoming Australia’s favourite green energy solution. Plus, we have found some great solar system installers to help you invest in saving money and the environment.


How Does Solar Power Work?

Sun power

Did you know? Cloncurry in Australia is preparing to produce enough solar panels to power the whole town, 24/7!

Everyone knows solar panels harness the sun’s energy, but how does it work? Using photovoltaic cells, solar panels convert energy from the sun into direct current (DC) electricity. An inverter then changes direct current electricity into alternating current (AC) electricity, which is used to power your home.


What Can Solar Power Be Used For?

Solar toy town

Did you know? Since the 1980s, NASA has been working on creating solar powered unmanned aircrafts!

Solar panels can be used for more than powering your home and hot water! As well as powering your pool equipment, outdoor lighting and caravan, there are some nifty gadgets and accessories now available and powered by the sun.

If you’re looking for more ways to go green, check out a solar-powered computer mouse and keyboard, calculators and phone cases. And for the kids, they’ll love a solar-powered remote control car, plane or boat!


Can Solar Power Run Out?

Solar Power & Flowers

To put it simply, as long as we have daylight, solar power will never run out. And with the rising costs of electricity bills, now has never been a better time to invest in solar panels!


Can Solar Power Save Me Money?

Solar Money saving

Once you invest in solar panels, they will significantly reduce your power bill. The more solar power you use, the less electricity you need from the grid, leading to lower energy bills. And who doesn’t love saving money! 


What Are Some Other Benefits?

Eco Friendly Bulb

Did you know? Solar power can be traced back to the 7th century B.C, when magnifying glasses were used to make fire.

As well as saving you bundles of cash in the long-run, solar energy helps the environment. By installing solar panels, you’re reducing your carbon footprint.


So, How Do I Get Solar Panels Installed At Home?

We’re glad you asked! Making the decision to have solar panels installed is a great investment. A gift that will keep giving.

If you’ve made the decision to have solar panels or a solar hot water systems installed at home, check out these Fraser Coast solar system experts! 


Solahart Fraser Coast

With more than 60 years of experience, Solahart Fraser Coast will help you find the best solar solution to suit your needs. Their services include:

  • Solar power systems
  • Solar hot water
  • Supply & installation of quality solar solutions

From solar panels to solar hot water systems, the team at Solahart Fraser Coast will have you saving money on your power bills in no time!

To find out more about how solar power works, check out the Solarhart Fraser Coast LocalSearch profile page today!


Solar Power Wide Bay Burnett

Harness the power of the sun and reduce your carbon footprint with a professional solar installation from Solar Power Wide Bay Burnett. Their services include:

  • Solar power & solar hot water system installation
  • Solar product repairs & servicing
  • SMA inverters, Sunray showers & Daiken air conditioners

Kick those high electricity bills to the kerb and talk to the team at Solar Power Wide Bay Burnett today. 

You can find their contact details on their LocalSearch profile page.


SolarLife Howard Pty Ltd 

Tired of outrageous power bills? The team at SolarLife Howard can help you reduce your electricity usage with a range of off-grid solar power systems and energy management solutions. Their services include:

  • Residential & commercial solar systems
  • Solar panel testing
  • SolarWorld modules, SMA inverters, ABB inverters & Lock Solar racking

With more than 35 years’ experience, the team at SolarLife Howard can help you find the right solar system to suit your needs.

Find out more about how they can help you save both money and the environment by reading more on their LocalSearch profile.


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