When it comes to choosing a residential solar power system in Perth, there are a lot of important information that you must be aware of. Here we discuss a few of them. For more information, you can give us a call, and our engineers will aid you in making an informed decision.
Perth is one of the sunniest cities in the world. Thus residential solar power perth has become synonymous with financial savings in the city. Perth experiences over 8 hours of sunshine per day. This combined with factors like feed-in tariff, government rebates and high electricity costs make Perth one of the best cities in the country for adoption of residential solar power packages. Perth is also is among the top Australian cities for affordable solar battery storage. Most of all, the price of solar systems are dropping so much that a Perth household is able to afford a roof-top solar system even without feed-in tariff.
The life of a solar system is 25 years. Hence, within the first 5 years itself a solar systems returns your initial investment. The payback period and return on investment (savings) for your solar power system dictates its financial effectiveness. Here is the average savings and payback period for standard sizes of solar power systems in Perth.
As you can see from the table above, a 5 kW solar system provides the best value-for-money for a residential solar power system customer in Perth. There are many reasons that can be attributed to this. Future proofing, solar battery compatibility and rate of increase of electricity costs are some of the most significant reasons.
The feed-in tariff constitutes one half of the government incentives provided to Australian home owners. The feed-in tariff of a residential solar power packages varies depending on your state of residence and energy retailer. The table below shows the average feed-in tariff in different states.
For a residential solar power system there are numerous number of solar panel and inverter brands available in the country. Some relatively new brands offer lower pricing. So, to ensure reliability and long-term warranty services it is always a rule of thumb to choose the premium solar panels and inverter brands. Premium, in the case of solar panels, signifies tier-1 brands. You will find a lot of complicated definition in internet, when it comes to tier-1 solar panels. Simply put, tier rankings are based on the advanced manufacturing processes, R&D and production quantity. This correlates to solar panel performance and durability. Therefore tier-1 solar panels signifies the “best in the business”. And some popular tier-1 solar panels include Jinko, Trina and Q-Cell solar panels.
When it comes to inverter brands, “premium” signifies German and European brands, known for their decades of expertise and reliability. Regen Power offers the best European brands like SMA and Fronius inverters. With over 10 years of warranty, they will ensure unhindered performance and future battery compatibility.