Renewable Energy

Whether it’s solar, wind, hydro, geothermal or another form of clean energy, our guides to renewable energy will help you set up your home or business with a clean source of power.

From setting up your own solar panels to choosing the right energy storage battery for your home, we cover it all.

Solar Garden Light

Getting the most out of solar garden lighting

Solar garden lights are a familiar sight in many gardens now, as the money-saving benefits are well known, as well as the ease of installation and maintenance in comparison...

The Big Money In Wind Power

People and organizations who are looking to cash in on windmills include several members of the British Royal family and the Forestry Commission in Scotland and Wales.
Solar Energy

3 Big Tips to Make Switching to Solar Energy Easy

Deciding to use solar power as an alternative energy source can be both a great decision for your budget and the environment. There are a number of distinct advantages...

Choosing Green or Brown Energy, Which Is For You?

It’s becoming more and more common for energy suppliers to offer the option of brown or green energy contracts to their customers. A good example of this is Apollo Energy,...

Solar Powered Security Devices to Protect Your Home

Security is an important issue especially these days when the occurrence of domestic crimes is on the rise. What’s scary is that a lot of these suburban crimes are...
Solar Power System

Should I Boost My Solar System with Gas or Electricity?

Whether you have added solar power to your existing home or designed it in as you built, the question frequently arises; what other type of energy should be used...
Micro Inverter

Are Micro-Inverters Really Better Than Conventional String Inverters?

String (or central) inverters have been on the market all the way since the introduction of solar panels. An inverter is an absolutely necessary component of a solar PV-system....
Australia Sun

Understanding Solar Rebates in Australia

RET (Renewable Energy Target) Scheme The government in Australia has made it very easy to participate in the renewable energy boom and add solar power to your home or business. Australia...
Residential Solar Panels

Things to Consider Before Installing a Residential Solar Power System

The idea of renewable energy has been around for decades. Only now are we starting to realize the power and potential of harnessing this energy and putting it to great...
Solar Panels

Three Quick Questions: Solar Panels

It’s often been said that the Inuit language contains hundreds of words for “snow.” While this turns out to be a lost-in-translation misconception, those speaking English could learn something...