Monthly Archives November 2019

Home Solar Systems Get Bigger with Steady Rebate

Latest figures show Australians are installing larger home solar systems. Clean Energy Regulator data to October 2019 shows 6.5–7kW sized solar installations are up 18% compared to 2018. The CER reports that short payback periods and high electricity prices are driving consumer demand for more solar power. Overall, there’s been a 30% increase in solar installations compared with this time last year. Meanwhile, large-scale, commercial solar power systems have far exceeded the federal 2020 Renewable Energy Target. The accredited target amount of 6.4GW was reached in August, and accredited capacity now stands at 7.26GW. Value of federal solar rebate remains
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