Solar panel roof installation

Is Rooftop Solar Worth the Investment?

With energy prices rising across the country, the time has come for people who have been sitting on the fence about solar energy to make the switch. But is it worth the investment? What savings can you get from solar? Most people can slash their energy bills by 50%-80% depending on their standard consumption. So,…

Open Position – Sales Consultant

Who we ARE? Halcol Energy is arguably the largest most established solar installation company on the Sunshine Coast, with 12 years of history in business and 8000 installations completed in that timeframe. We have provided everyday Australians with the knowledge and know-how to make that switch to solar with an easy and affordable solution. Specialising…

Australians Set for Energy Price Pain

The Australian energy market is about to be dealt a shakeup on the back of announcements this week that would see residents slapped with huge increases across the board. As the cost of living pressures seem to increase daily, the energy retailers of Australia have sent more shockwaves through a community already battling with increased…

New Solar Tech Uses Crop Waste to Create Clean Energy

Solar energy is a hot-button issue throughout the world in the race to reduce energy consumption and promote more sustainable, environmentally friendly power production. One young engineering student in the Philippines, Carvey Ehren Maigue, has made a significant breakthrough in the search for clean, green energy – a solar panel that doesn’t require direct sunlight.…

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Independents Want Solar Battery Incentive

Independent MP for Indi, Dr Helen Haines has recently launched a bid to get federal financial support for homeowners who want to install solar battery storage solutions. The Small-scale Renewable Energy Scheme (SRES) already incentivises Australians who install rooftop solar panels. But under the proposed ‘Cheaper Home Batteries Bill’ tabled in Parliament, the scheme would…