Is there any chance that the solar panels can fall off the roof?
• All roof mounting systems must be certified, so no matter what is used your solar power system isn’t likely to blow off your roof in a storm.
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 ...
Are solar roof tiles worthwhile?
Just like conventional solar PV panels, solar roof tiles can generate electricity to heat water, run the appliances and cool the house. But they have other advantages: There's no need to drill holes in the roof to install them. They're not bolted ...
How can I tell if my solar system is damaged or underperforming?
If worried about hail damage - As a general rule of thumb, if there's no roof damage than the panels are unlikely to be damaged. If you suspect there may be some damage or underperformance from your solar, you can either do a self-assessment based ...
Will my roof withstand solar?
• Most roofs in good condition will support the typical solar panel’s 10-20 kg per square metre. However, your roof does have to be in good condition. • If it needs any repairs or replacement, take care of that before installing any solar panels. A ...
What standards are solar panels required to meet?
There are a number of Australian Standards that apply to solar panels. There's a list available here: https://www.cleanenergycouncil.org.au/industry/installers/compliance-toolkit/standards