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Charging An EV With Solar Power; The Top 5 Questions Answered

Charging An EV With Solar Power; The Top 5 Questions Answered

Following the Government’s latest announcement of electric vehicle (EV) subsidies we figured it was time to revisit a few key questions that kiwis have in regards to charging an EV with(...)

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Tesla’s Solar Roof Tiles – Are They Worth The Large Price Tag?

Tesla’s Solar Roof Tiles – Are They Worth The Large Price Tag?

In 2016 Elon Musk proclaimed to the world that Tesla would be manufacturing Solar Roof Tiles. Fast forward to 2021, and several versions later, momentum for installing Tesla roof tiles in(...)

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The Most Efficient Solar Panels Available on The NZ Market

The Most Efficient Solar Panels Available on The NZ Market

Comparing the efficiency specifications of solar panels is a great way to select the appropriate panels for your needs.  While highly efficient solar panels are definitely a plus, high(...)

Posted on in How Solar Power Works

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How Much Does A Solar Panel System Cost In 2021

How Much Does A Solar Panel System Cost In 2021

When considering solar power for your home or workplace one of the first questions will surely be, how much do solar panel systems actually cost? And of course, we get asked this question(...)

Posted on in Solar Power News In New Zealand

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Shading On Solar Panels, And How To Work Around It

Shading On Solar Panels, And How To Work Around It

Solar panel systems are complex pieces of technology, and while it may sound surprising that a mere shade can impede a solar power systems ability to generate power, shade (or shadows)(...)

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Keeping Solar Panels Clean; A Maintenance Guide

Keeping Solar Panels Clean; A Maintenance Guide

Estimated reading time: 3 minutes

Solar panels can last for decades, they’re built tough – but every so often they do require small amounts of maintenance. 

Staying on(...)

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Solaredge's New 2 In 1 Unit: Solar Power Inverter & EV Charging Station

Solaredge's New 2 In 1 Unit: Solar Power Inverter & EV Charging Station

SolarEdge EV charger/inverter key benefits: Up to 2.5 times faster when you boost grid power with solar power. Maximises self-consumption, enabling a higher return on the solar power system(...)

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Tesla Powerwall 2 Review and Comparative Batteries Available in NZ 

Tesla Powerwall 2 Review and Comparative Batteries Available in NZ 

We thought it was high time we got down to business and took another look at the Tesla Powerwall to see how it stacks up against the latest battery technologies available on the(...)

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