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How Do Solar Panels Work? A Basic Overview

How Do Solar Panels Work? A Basic Overview

Watch the video below to find out how solar panels work or read the article below.  

Solar panels consist of individual silicon cells that are linked together and housed(...)

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What is the difference between monocrystalline, polycrystalline and thin-film solar panels?

What is the difference between monocrystalline, polycrystalline and thin-film solar panels?

The difference lies in the purity of the Crystallized Silicon (c-Si) used – the more perfectly aligned the silicon molecules, the better the solar cell will be at converting solar(...)

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Tesla Powerwall 2’s Availability In New Zealand  (And A Hefty Price Increase!)

Tesla Powerwall 2’s Availability In New Zealand (And A Hefty Price Increase!)

Many New Zealanders Have Installed Tesla Powerwall 2 Units, Why?

The Powerwall 2 has many a mind-blowing spec that we think is worth getting excited about.  

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New Zealand Solar Power Systems In 2018; Slowly But Surely

New Zealand Solar Power Systems In 2018; Slowly But Surely

New Zealand’s solar power community is on the rise! We’ve been able to crunch some numbers from The Electricity Authority’s (EA) website to give you an overview of what the(...)

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SEANZ Conference 2018 - An overview of the Experience; Presentations, Awards and Networking Opportunities

SEANZ Conference 2018 - An overview of the Experience; Presentations, Awards and Networking Opportunities

A whirlwind week has come to a close and it’s safe to say this year's SEANZ solar conference was a huge success.  A diverse range of speakers graced the stage, and a deserving line up(...)

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NZ Electricity Price Review Report; They Claim Solar Power is Making Poor People Poorer

NZ Electricity Price Review Report; They Claim Solar Power is Making Poor People Poorer

See the full Electricity Price Review here: https://www.mbie.govt.nz/info-services/sectors-industries/energy/electricity-price-review/consultation/first-report.pdf

The Electricity(...)

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Why solar installers might oversize a solar panel array

Why solar installers might oversize a solar panel array

There could be multiple reasons why solar installers might recommend an inverter size that is smaller than your solar array size, but don’t be alarmed. For instance, a 3kW rated(...)

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How To Choose The Best Solar Battery Storage System

How To Choose The Best Solar Battery Storage System

Good news! An array of solar batteries are now available in New Zealand, allowing customers freedom of choice; something that wasn't plausible only a few short years ago. By now I'm(...)

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