Solar Power Christchurch

Christchurch is a great city for installing solar power systems, receiving 2,025 sunshine hrs/yr.  If you are looking at installing a solar power system on your home or business in Christchurch, you have come to the right place.

As of March 2017, there are 1,363 solar power systems installed in Christchurch and 2,515 solar power systems installed in the Canterbury region.

Examples of Solar Power In Christchurch

The Pegasus Primary School in Christchurch is New Zealand's greatest achievement in sustainable schools.  Designed by Jasmax, the school id designed to be a 'net zero energy school',

Designed to be a 'net zero energy school', with 560m2 of solar panels on the roof, it also features thicker insulation, edge of floor insulation, better glazing with excellent daylight harvesting and good airtightness, to stop energy leaks.

Pegasus Bay School Christchurch Solar Power

Pegasus Bay School © Alphatron

David from Christchurch installed a 5kW solar power system, his advice to New Zealanders wanting to go solar is "It is a great way to contribute to the CO2 savings for the country".  To view more reviews click here.

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David's 5kW solar power system being installed.

Christchurch Solar Power Regulations

For people wanting to install a solar power system in Christchurch it is useful to know that the Christchurch City Council do not require building consents for installing solar panels. Click here for more on regulations and connection fees.

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