It’s Three-panels Queensland!

Queensland’s Labor government announced that the state has installed a milestone 4GW of solar capacity. Not only does this mean QLD’s solar capacity is twice that of its biggest power station, the Gladstone coal station, but it also means that it’s installed the equivalent of three panels per resident! Although energy minister Dr Anthony Lynham…

Our Windows Could Become Solar Panels Which Store Power for Two Decades!

Swedish scientists claim that they’ve made a breakthrough that could transform our humble windows into solar panels and that the captured energy could be stored for decades. This potentially ground-breaking innovation, developed by scientists at Chalmers University of technology in Gothenburg, Sweden, could make lithium ion batteries redundant. The tech involves a combination of a…

Bloomhill Cancer Care Christmas Appeal

Halcol Energy are proud to support a tremendous local charity who are doing great things for Sunshine Coast residents all year round. For Bloomhill’s 2019 charity auction, we were happy to donate a 5kW solar energy system and are proud to support such a worthwhile charity. We’re also asking our loyal customers to help support…

The STC Rate Drop is Coming in 2020

How Does it All Work? The Australian federal governments offer the owners of rooftop solar systems an incentive that’s often referred to as a rebate. It’s not actually a rebate as you don’t have to apply for it; in fact, the incentive is the Small-scale Technology Certificates (STCs) which you can use against the initial…

Attention Moreton Bay homeowners!

Gary is your local Halcol Energy solar specialist, he can help you start saving money on your energy bill. You’ll be able to visit Gary at the Peninsula Shopping Centre from Thursday 7th November to Sunday 10th November and have all of your solar questions answered. ✔️ Peninsula Shopping Centre ✔️ Thursday 7th November – Sunday 10th…