Why should I go through AEF to get a quote rather than going directly to that supplier?
The suppliers we do work with could offer a discount on a 'bulk buy' where a certain quantity of product is bought. This would depend on where you are located, quantity and a conversation with the supplier.
Why don't solar supplies offer itemised pricing in quotes?
We understand this can make the process difficult to navigate. This is not just a common practice in solar but in many industries. Each supplier may give a slightly different reason but most may say something along the lines that they are providing ...
Should I go offgrid?
You should consider the below when thinking about going off grid: • Consider the paybacks: battery system prices have only just recently come down enough to deliver payback periods shorter than their warranty periods (usually about 10 years). • Roof ...
Does AEF get a commission from suppliers?
AEF receives management fees from our suppliers. This management fee goes directly towards supporting the operational costs of the program, which enables the continued uptake of renewable energy and energy-efficiency in New South Wales/Victoria. ...
Should I go off grid or get an hybrid system?
If you are interested in going off-grid to have more control over your energy, this would mean disconnecting from your energy supplier fully; "cutting the cables". You can do so by: 1. Getting a solar system large enough to cover your energy needs ...
Do I have to pay for a quote?
You can get a free quote from a fully vetted solar installer, please see link below: https://www.aef.com.au/for-home/solar-power/get-a-quote-for-solar-power/