If I do not have a solar system, can I apply for both the solar and battery rebates from Solar Victoria?
You can only access one rebate through the solar homes program. You can apply for the battery rebate instead of the solar PV rebate. The following is a response from Solar Victoria regarding this:
"If you would like to specifically apply for a battery rebate, your Retailer will need to quote the Battery separately to the PV panels. This will help us clearly recognise that you're applying for the battery rebate. The solar system has to be installed prior, although there is no time frame as to how long after installation you can claim for a battery rebate."
What is the amount of the Solar Victoria rebate for eligible households?
Solar Victoria is providing a rebate of up to $1,400 for solar panel (PV) system installation, for homeowners and rental properties. To further reduce installation costs, householders can apply for an interest-free loan, for an amount equivalent to ...
Are businesses eligible for solar rebates in Victoria?
Solar Victoria currently offer a rebate of 50% off the cost of installing solar PV, up to a maximum of $3,500. Businesses who own their premises and those who rent can apply for the Solar for Business rebate. A rental provider/landlord of the ...
What rebates are available for heating and cooling in Victoria?
The Victorian Government will provide 250,000 rebates to help households install energy-efficient reverse-cycle air conditioners to replace their old gas, electric and wood-fire heater or where there is no heating system. Under the program, ...
The business case for a home to install solar / What size solar do I need?
We advise people to install a system that’ll generate at least ½ your Winter daily usage. If you can install a larger system, that will probably be beneficial (depending on your energy use), and you will be more likely to still receive a feed-in ...
How does the Solar Victoria rebate system work?
• To further reduce installation costs, householders can apply for an interest-free loan, for an amount equivalent to their rebate amount. The loan is required to be repaid over four years or can be repaid sooner in one lump sum. • Applicants must ...