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Installing Solar Process

The Process

We aim to make the process of having solar power installed as easy as possible. At the same time, we ensure you have been provided with all the needed information and kept up to date at every stage.

We always aim to make the process of working with us as easy and straightforward as possible. At the same time, we like to keep you informed of what’s happening at every stage. We could talk about solar PV all day, so if there’s anything else you would like to know, just ask. Buying tips.

  • 1

    Choosing the right system and components

  • Our solar consultants take their time to educate you on your options. We’re not tied to any manufacturer, so we can recommend the best solar products for your specific needs.

  • 2

    Free connection applications to Energex or Ergon.

  • Before you commence your installation of solar power, you must gain permission from Energex or Ergon. We will look after this process for you free of charge.

  • 3

    Arranging Finance

  • We don’t want anyone to miss out on the benefits of solar power. home and energy can help you with a range of finance packages for having solar power installed.

  • 4

    Invoice and order form

  • We’ll send you an invoice and order form clearly stating the system size and components you have ordered. You will also be given the total out of pocket expense for the whole project. There are no hidden costs or surprises.

  • 5

    Your installation

  • Most installs can be completed within one day, but some jobs can take longer as more time is taken to install on complex roofs and larger systems. Our in-house CEC accredited installer will arrange a convenient time to install your system. On arrival, they’ll confirm the final position of the equipment to make sure you are happy with everything. After the install, work areas will be left clean and tidy and all rubbish will be taken away. Time will be taken to talk you through how everything works.

  • 6

    Post Installation

  • Once your installation is complete we notify Energex or Ergon that your system is ready to connect.

  • 7

    Meter change

  • Energex or Ergon will change your meter. Your new meter will measure how much energy you buy and how much you sell.

  • 8

    System Operation

  • We send you an installation pack that includes every detail you need to know. The shutdown and isolation procedure, system performance estimate, maintenance procedure and timetable, commissioning sheet and installation checklist, installer/designer’s declaration of compliance and warranty information.

    We always encourage our customers to call if they have a question. Part of our job is to ensure customers understand how their system works.


We're not tied to any manufacturer which means we can recommend the best solar panels and inverters for every customer.
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