Queenslanders can take advantage of a new grants and loans scheme to install home batteries. Energy Minister Dr Anthony Lynham said 1,500 Queensland households and small businesses would be able to cut their power bills by storing solar power and using it after sunset after being financially assisted by home battery grants.
The popularity of solar panels is growing in homes across Australia. However, at the same time, population growth means that more developments keep springing up around our cities. This means “solar access” is more important than ever.
The following is an article on the Victorian solar panels rebate from MASH (More Affordable Solar Homes) written by the Program Lead, Jo Kaptein. A massive 260 households have ordered solar through MASH since the 19th of August 2018 when the Victorian State Government solar panels rebate was announced.
Tenants solar: Victorian Solar Homes rebate scheme will extend to renters if Andrews Government re-elected
The Victorian government will expand its $1.3 billion Solar Homes program to include renters if re-elected later this month, with tenants solar now on the cards. According to the government, the move will save tenants hundreds of dollars on electricity bills. Owners corporations will also be eligible to receive the 50 per cent rebate on solar installations.