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6 Benefits of Commercial Solar Power Systems

When you think of solar power systems, the first benefits that come to mind are generally the “green” benefits and how using solar energy is better for the environment. More than simply the environmental advantages of solar energy, there are also a number of financial...

How much does a solar power system cost in South Africa?

The number one question we get about solar power systems is how long they will take to pay themselves off, essentially. A solar power system is a long-term investment. Most customers report the initial investment is recouped within 5 to 8 years, which is when the...

What size solar power system do I need in South Africa?

Load shedding and increasing electricity tariffs continue to make solar power an attractive alternative solution to powering your home and business. When one of our experienced installers comes to quote on a new solar power system , there are a number of calculations...

Is Solar Power Worth It In South Africa?

As load-shedding forges ahead, with the threat of even more serious rolling blackouts to hit in 2022 and electricity tariffs set to be hiked up by over 20%, more South Africans are looking into alternative sources of power. Solar power is regarded as one of the best...

Types of Solar Power Systems

As solar power becomes are more popular choice for businesses and homes across South Africa, the first port of call for anyone interested in investing in a solar power system is choosing the right one for the job. There are 3 main types of solar power systems which...

The Difference Between Off-Grid and Grid-Tied Solar Systems

When investing in a solar power system for your business or home, the first step is selecting the type of solar power system you are going to install. The two most popular solar power systems are off-grid systems and grid-tied systems. While both use PV Panels to...

5 Ways to Improve Your Building’s Energy Efficiency

With new laws mandating certain categories of commercial buildings to be more energy efficient, it is more important than ever to reassess how your business is consuming energy. Your building’s energy consumption can affect everything from your property value to...

Energy Performance Certificates For All Buildings in South Africa

Buildings in South Africa have less than one year left to acquire Energy Performance Certificates or they will have hefty fines of up to R5 million and potentially 5 years of jail time. Buildings will need to apply for and obtain the certificates by 7 December 2022 to...