Give a little
ray of sunshine
As we enter 2020 more and more people are going solar. The two main reasons you might want to install solar is to reduce electricity costs, and to reduce their environmental footprint. In Australia over 2 million people now enjoy the benefits of rooftop solar.
Nickel Renewable Energy believes that responsible businesses give back to the community. That’s why we will donate $100 to NORPA when you go solar with Nickel. We will also give you $100 off your solar installation.
To take advantage of this offer contact Nickel Renewable Energy on 02 6622 0088 or enter your details below to book your free energy assessment.
The assessment will determine your eligibility for solar and detail ways you can continue to save money with solar for years to come.
Use the code Norpa100 to register your donation and discount.
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Frequently asked questions
We can help you at any stage of your solar energy life cycle.
What are feed-in tariffs?
How much credit you get on your electricity bill will depend on the amount you feed back, what plan you’re on, and what state you’re in. Australia does not have a national feed-in tariff rate. In NSW current tariff rates are between 7-11cents /kWh exported
If you want to compare electricity prices we recommend we recommend the Energy Made Easy website from the Australian Energy Regulator.
Are there any government rebates available?
STCs are issued with qualifying solar power systems and solar panels and can be redeemed for a dollar value that is deducted from the cost of the solar system. The value of an STC at any one time depends on market conditions.
When you purchase a solar power system from Nickel Energy, we have already discounted this value for you in your solar quote. That’s because we will manage the paperwork for registering and selling the STCs on the market on your behalf. We give you a point of sale discount based on your STCs.
On the day of installation, you assign the STCs over to us, then we complete the registration of these certificates with the Clean Energy Regulator on your behalf and eventually recoup their value. You don’t have to wait for this to happen, we do. You get an immediate deduction in cost.
How many solar panels do I need?
Firstly, you’ll also first need to determine if your roof is suitable — the direction your roof faces, and the material your roof is made from (the most suitable roofs are usually tin, concrete or terracotta tile).
We begin any partnership with Nickel by visiting your property to assess whether your roof is right for solar. It is important that we do an onsite visit in order to design a system that works for your senario. This is an obligation free consultation with one of our team.
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