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Hawkes Bay's Solar Information Specialists & Home of the Easy & Free, 3 Quote Service.

Home
Solar
Off-Grid
Solar
Commercial Scale Solar

Become Energy Independent With Solar

Free! 3 Solar Power Quotes Now

  • Free to use
  • No obligation quotes
  • Reliable solar companies, all members of the Sustainable Energy Association NZ (SEANZ)

Solar Power Hawkes Bay

My Solar Quotes provides 3 free quotes for solar power installations. We cover households and businesses New Zealand wide. This includes the greater Hawkes Bay area including Napier, Hastings, Havelock North, Waipukurau and Wairoa.

Typically, Napier receives 2281 sunshine hours a year - well above the average amount for New Zealand, making Hawkes Bay a great place to install solar power. As of December 2018, there are 980 solar power systems in the region.

Searching for the best solar power system installers in the Hawkes Bay?: Click here for 3 free quotes.

Council Solar Funding

The Hawke's Bay Regional Council has a Solar Power Funding From The Hawkes Bay Councilto assist homeowners who would like to install clean heat, insulation, and solar power systems. The council will provide funding for a retrofit photovoltaic solar power between $1000 and $20,000 over a 10-year term, with an interest rate of 3.5%.


To obtain funding for a solar power system the solar installer chosen must be approved by the council, and must also be a SEANZ member (My Solar Quotes installers are all certified SEANZ members).

Solar Power Compliance / Regulations in Hawkes Bay

Consents and applications for solar power are (generally) taken care of by solar installation companies the buyer has chosen. Both the Hastings District Council and Napier City Council do not require consent.

Connection approval will be required from Unison; they are the lines company that service Napier, Hastings, Havelock North, Waipukurau, Wairoa and the wider Hawkes Bay region. Unison charge an application fee of $160 and have in place what has been dubbed a solar tax, which is the equivalent of between $128 and $258 a year. The Hawkes Bay lines company are very negative toward solar power, whereas many other : New Zealand lines companies are embracing solar power and new clean technology, read more here.

Examples of Solar Power in Hawkes Bay

Hans, Hastings, Hawkes Bay

Hans in Hastings, Hawkes Bay installed a 10kW solar panels system. Hans explained that "For us, this was an excellent investment. Power is an expense that keeps coming back, year-after-year. We simply enjoy seeing how the system is performing."

Hastings, Hawkes Bay 4kW Solar Power System

Bart from Hastings, Hawkes Bay installed a 4kW solar power system.  Two months into owning a solar power system Bart found that his "power bill has more than halved".  Bart looks forward to the price of solar batteries falling so he can "use more of my own power instead of selling it back at a low price".

How My Solar Quotes Works

Complete the online quote form

1. Complete the online quote form to receive 3 quotes. Click here to start.

Your quote request is sent

2. Your quote request is sent to 3 different local solar power installation companies.

Receive 3 no-obligation quotes

3. You will receive 3 no-obligation quotes from reliable & professional installers, quick smart!

1. Complete the online quote form to receive 3 quotes. Click here to start.

Complete the online quote form

2. Your quote request is sent to 3 different local solar power installation companies.

Your quote request is sent

3. You will receive 3 no-obligation quotes from reliable & professional installers, quick smart!

Receive 3 no-obligation quotes

About My Solar Quotes Service

We are a New Zealand and operated solar power quote service provider and an unbiased source of information on solar power. Our goal is to make it easy for you to get three quotes from reliable solar photovoltaic installers. In doing so we hope that more New Zealand will be able to lower their power bills and become more energy independent.

The website helped explain how solar power worked for the home and there was no pressure to buy any product.- Maureen, Auckland

The website does some of the hard work for you. It has access to the companies having done it's research to find the best ones to use.- Jane, Wellington

THE NZ SOLAR POWER INSTALLERS WE WORK WITH TO PROVIDE YOU QUOTES:

Lightforce
Pacific Solar
Sunshine Solar
Superpower
Harrisons
New Zealand Solar Power
Infinite Energy
Awarua Energy
HRV Solar
Solar Sure
Zen Energy
Geosun
World Solar
Wanaka Solar
Green Spark Solar
iGenerate
Mercury
Sky Solar
Eco Efficient
Hubands
CPS Solar
Solar Electric Technology
Cellpower
Freenergy Solar Solutions
McNae Electrical Solutions

All solar installers have the tick of approval from SEANZ
(Sustainable Energy Association New Zealand)

SEANZ