Federal Government Solar Rebates

The Federal Government provides support for all forms of renewable energy through a mechanism called the Renewable Energy Target (RET). The RET obliges ‘liable entities’ to purchase and surrender a certain number of Renewable Energy Certificates (RECs) every year, with the total number of RECs required to meet the target increasing annually. RECs can be purchased […]

Need Solar Panel Cleaning on the Gold Coast?

Cleaning your solar panels could save hundreds of dollars a year off your electricity bill! Dirt and grime build up on your solar panels have the ability to decrease the capacity of your solar panels to work at their full potential. From the ocean side salt air to the bird droppings and lichen in the […]

Had your solar panels cleaned ready for winter?

With winter fast approaching, the past 6 weeks at SpickNspan Solar have been moving full steam ahead. It is now the time to ensure that your solar panels are gaining the most from the rapid decrease in hours of sunlight each day by ensuring they are working efficiently. The month of April saw significant increases […]

Shattered Solar Panel in Robina

With the rain causing a slow start to the week, today the phone hasn’t stopped ringing. First up this morning we had a 10kw system clean in Robina where we came across a shattered panel, not something we see everyday, but it’s certainly not as uncommon as you would think. This is just one of […]

Tesla – Home Battery for your solar panels

Powerwall is a home battery that charges using electricity generated from solar panels, or when utility rates are low, and powers your home in the evening. Automated, compact and simple to install, Powerwall enables you to maximize self-consumption of solar power generation. The average home uses more electricity in the morning and evening than during […]

Water ingress in isolator

This System in Ormeau on the gold Coast was inspected by the installer two weeks ago after the home owner was concerned about their systems output. The owner was told that everything was fine and that he recommended to get the panels professionally cleaned. When I arrived the customer informed me that he was confident […]

Well on our way to achieving a clean energy future

According to recent global data, solar has quickly become the worlds favourite new type of electricity. Current evidence suggests that more solar PV capacity is being installed then any other generation technology. It is no wonder this is the case with multiple significant advantages of PV. Cost, production scale and supply chains are just three […]

The Solar Panel Cleaning Specialists

The Solar Panel Cleaning Specialists This System in Ormeau on the gold Coast was inspected by the installer two weeks ago after the home owner was concerned about their systems output. The owner was told that everything was fine and that he recommended to get the panels professionally cleaned. When I arrived the customer informed […]