Blog Archive

01 NovFive good reasons to add Solar + Battery Storage to your home

1. Security – insure yourself against predicted electricity price rises by generating and using your own electricity.  Electricity prices have been increasing well above CPI for several years and this is unlikely to change in the foreseeable future.

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10 Oct102,000 homes without power in Victoria

Just two weeks after storms tore down transmission lines leaving the whole of South Australia without power, strong winds have wreaked havoc in Victoria blowing trees onto power lines and leaving hundreds of thousands people without electricity.

Storms, floods, bushfires and cyclones are very traumatic

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01 AugWill electric cars overtake petrol cars in 5 years time in Australia?

Richard Branson suspects all cars will be electric in 15 years.

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08 JunPower bill SAVINGS for all regional QLD solar customers next financial year. WHAT!?!...

Did you know that the scheduled increase in power bill tariffs in QLD, is even more good reason to have solar?? 

 While non-solar power users will be suffering, an average solar customer currently on tariff 11 will save even more

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15 MarPower Blackout! Who cares!!…Our solar battery system keeps us switched on.

‘While the rest of our street had no power, we were watching TV thanks to our new Samsung ESS battery storage system’, says Cory Walsh. Cory, a Diesel Fitter fromBlack River in

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10 MarCompetition’s coming in to the expensive rural electricity market…. It’s YOU!!

‘I was fed up paying huge power bills to my local energy utility Ergon and feeling like I had no choice’ – is how Townsville Train Driver Damien Martin sums up his decision to purchase a Solar battery system recently.

Country Solar installed the Samsung Energy Storage

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29 Feb3 months living off-grid with the Samsung ESS battery - here's my story

Sue, the world’s first Samsung ESS battery customer to boldly embrace the new off-grid technology, tells her story…. 
  
Sue Fraser was living off a diesel generator for three years in North Queensland, before purchasing her Samsung ESS from Country

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22 FebSamsung ESS Solar Battery saves me $80,000

Off-grid and very happy is how Ross Domin describes himself these days after Country Solar installed a solar battery system at his Queensland property.Read more...

16 FebLIMITED OFFER: 10 Discounted Battery Storage Systems!

Produce your own power -- Ten heavily discounted solar battery systems are on offer to Queensland households willing to share their experience with Australia.

Country Solar are selling a completely installed Samsung Energy Storage System [ESS] for below cost price, to ten

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15 Feb2016: The year of Solar Battery Storage!

2016 looks set to be the year of solar battery storage, if national installer Country Solar has anything to do with it. 

They’re delighted to be offering the new solar battery storage systems to customers, recognising it as a

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28 SepCHINA has just made a “spectacular” commitment on climate action.

CHINA has just made a “spectacular” commitment on climate action that has the potential to create a significant problem for Australia.

The announcement on Friday that the world’s biggest carbon emitter, and Australia’s largest trading

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13 SepCountry Solar NT - 250KW Charles Darwin Unviersity

Country Solar would like to extend a big CONGRATULATIONS to Country Solar NT for their recent installation of 250KW JA Solar Panels and Solar Edge  Inverters on the Charles Darwin University.

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22 JunQueensland pushes through massive rises in fixed electricity charges

As we reported last year, fixed charges for the biggest consumers have jumped even more extravagantly to nearly $500 a day.

Steve Madson, from Country Solar, says the new tariffs will penalise anyone “who has done the right thing”, such as install energy efficient appliances and LED lighting, and

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12 MayAdd Value to your Home

New Studies have revealed that adding Solar Panels to your home is what makes it more valuable.

“If you’re looking to sell or lease your property, it’s a really simple measure you can take to gain a competitive edge in the market.’’

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11 DecSCAM WARNING

There are calls being made to Country Solar customers in the Townsville area, from another solar company claiming to be handling Country Solar warranty and upgrade work.

If you receive one of these calls, gather as many details as possible and please let us know so that we can do something about

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09 DecSolar for Business: LGC threshold to remain at 100 kw

The Clean Energy Council released in its e-bulletin today, that the Government confirms Large-Scale Generation Certificates (LGC) threshold to remain at 100 kilowatts.

As

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02 DecScott Print recognised for Environmental Excellence

Last Tuesday night (November 25), Scott Print was awarded the Australian Institute of Managements award for Best Environmental Company in Western Australia.

This was our very first commercial PV solar and LED installation in Perth (Sept 2013).

How did Country Solar

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05 NovJA Solar making it happen in North America

AllEarth Renewables and Claire Solar Partners have completed construction of a 2.2MW solar tracker farm in South Burlington, Vt.

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04 NovTownsville local has his say

A Townsville local shared his experiences with his latest power bill via the Townsville Bulletin yesterday. 

If energy consumption hasn’t changed, but the bill has increased, then we are paying more for electricity now than before the Government axed the carbon tax. 

You can read the full

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FROM THE BLOG

01 NovFive good reasons to add Solar + Battery Storage to your home

1. Security – insure yourself against predicted electricity price rises by generating and using your own electricity.  Electricity prices have been increasing well above CPI for several years and this is unlikely to change in the foreseeable future.

2.

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