Does "grid-connected solar panel systems" mean systems which are capable of feeding power into the grid as well as drawing power from the grid ? Does this legislation apply to systems which only ever draw from the grid

Does "grid-connected solar panel systems" mean systems which are capable of feeding power into the grid as well as drawing power from the grid ? Does this legislation apply to systems which only ever draw from the grid

- In regard to If the grid fails, Australian law mandates that all grid-connected solar panel systems automatically shut off. 

- It will apply unless you have a battery backup system connected to your solar system, then depending on the wiring, some internal services like the fridge could still be operated by the batteries.
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