Monthly Archives April 2021

Is Solar Power Bad For The Environment?

We’ll be the first to tell you about how fantastic solar power is for the environment. But are there any circumstances where solar panels and battery storage can be bad for the environment? And how do you avoid the pitfall of buying a bad solar system for the environment? There are huge benefits to the environment of buying solar. You create your own electricity from a renewable energy source – sunlight. Your panels and inverters will convert the sun’s energy to be used in the home. On top of that, any excess energy you generate is fed back into the
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Solar Power Saves Every Home In NSW Serious Money

It’s the biggest myth in energy politics; that solar power is causing power prices to rise. However, a recent report by Energy Synapse has revealed that rooftop solar is saving everyone in NSW billions of dollars. Energy Locals asked energy market consultants Energy Synapse to examine the NSW wholesale electricity market and the impact that rooftop solar has had on energy prices. Thanks to the 370,000+ households with rooftop solar, between $2.2 and $3.3 billion was slashed from the price of power in NSW in just 12 months. The analysis found: Rooftop solar decreased the average price of wholesale electricity from $132/MWh
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