Are solar panels expensive?

Are solar panels expensive?

-       With government rebates and falling solar prices, solar is now cheaper than ever.

-       For a good quality 5kW system (a size commonly installed in Australia), you could expect to pay $5500 - $9500.

-       Prices vary widely. Major factors include:

-       Type and number of panels

-       Type and size of inverter

-       Ease of installation – roof height /accessibility, roof type

-       Framing or other system components required

-       Varying rebates and incentives

-       Any after-sales service agreements

-       Cheaper quotes may indicate poor quality which can compromise safety and lifetime of the system. Also suggests after-sales support will be minimal.

-       The best way to determine the price for your home is to get a quote.

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