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5 commercial solar installation tips to help avoid dodgy installers

At Pacific Solar, we make it a habit to keep up with all solar-related news. Oftentimes it’s good news, such as a breakthrough in solar technology, a new system that’s about to hit the market or a change in the regulatory environment that favours solar. We aren’t going to lie - we get pretty excited when this happens and start thinking about how we can use this to help our clients cut their energy bills even more. Naturally, we were [...]

By | 2019-10-30T03:29:00+11:00 October 30th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

6 things to think of before installing commercial solar in Melbourne

As energy prices continue to soar, more and more businesses in Melbourne (and all over Australia) are turning to commercial solar in order to bring down their electricity bills. Solar is a big investment that has the potential to generate considerable rewards and a positive ROI… assuming it’s done properly, of course! Thinking of commercial solar installation in Melbourne? If so, you’ll want to make the best possible decision regarding your business’ expenses,  And that means thinking about... 1) Pitch [...]

By | 2019-10-25T03:31:17+11:00 October 15th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

How many kW’s does your commercial solar installation need?

We’ve said it before, but we’ll say it again: when it comes to commercial solar installation, system design is key. And when it comes to system design, the size and capacity of your system is one of the most important considerations. System size goes beyond the physical area that your solar panels occupy. When our solar team talks about system size, we’re talking about capacity as well as a range of other considerations. Today, our solar installers in Melbourne will [...]

By | 2019-10-25T03:22:51+11:00 September 26th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

5 facts you probably didn’t know about commercial solar

We all know that solar is an unlimited renewable energy source that doesn’t generate any CO2 emissions. We also know that commercial solar has the potential to dramatically lower your energy bills and generate high ROI. However, these aren’t the only fascinating things about solar! Commercial solar installation is a big, complicated job, with a whole raft of different considerations that go into it. You’ll find yourself doing a lot of research, poring over data and going over the facts. [...]

By | 2019-11-04T05:47:49+11:00 September 6th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Pacific Solar is LG’s Commercial Solar Dealer of the Year!

At Pacific Solar, we're committed to providing businesses all over Australia with the power of commercial solar installation. Our team is passionate about helping businesses save money, and have been doing so for over 10 years now.  We’re pleased to say that we’re being officially recognised for our efforts - we’re one of only twelve LG Platinum Partners in Australia. LG takes their work very seriously, so we were honoured to make the cut for their list of Platinum Partners. [...]

By | 2019-10-25T03:27:56+11:00 August 23rd, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

How commercial solar installation helps 24-hour businesses

24-hour businesses (hotels, gyms, hospitals and medical centres, entertainment complexes) Owing to their extended operating hours, 24-hour businesses consume considerably more power than most other businesses. Naturally, most 24-hour businesses also have to contend with considerably higher operating costs too - this is what makes them such good candidates for commercial solar installation in our opinion! Today, Pacific Solar will be going over a couple of the 24-hour businesses we’ve helped over the years, and how they’ve been able to [...]

By | 2019-10-25T03:18:06+11:00 August 9th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Pubs, hotels and bars, oh my: commercial solar for hospitality

At Pacific Solar, our bread-and-butter is large-scale commercial solar installations for energy-hungry businesses all over Australia like warehouses and factories. However, by no means are these the only businesses we can help! Our mission is to help businesses of all shapes and sizes bring down their power bills and free themselves from having to rely on the grid. And that includes many smaller businesses too. If you ask us, almost all businesses can benefit from commercial solar. In particular, hospitality [...]

By | 2019-07-30T01:37:40+11:00 July 9th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Will your commercial solar installation stand up to the cold?

It’s been cold. The first snows have started dropping in Australia’s alpine regions. Car windshields are iced over. Getting up in the morning feels like it gets harder each day. Yes, winter is well and truly upon us, as those of us who live in Australia’s south-east found out last week - Melbourne in particular broke records, experiencing its coldest day in May in 19 years! We thought now would be the perfect opportunity to answer a timely question that [...]

By | 2019-07-30T01:39:18+11:00 June 21st, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Pacific Solar busts 7 common myths about commercial solar power installation

As a relatively new technology, there’s a large amount of misconceptions floating around out there regarding solar power installation. And unfortunately, these myths are stopping many Australian businesses from saving money and increasing their energy independence! Curious about whether or not commercial solar power installation is right for your business? Are these myths and misconceptions stopping you from embarking on the road towards a lower energy bill? If so, read on! Myth 1: solar panels will damage my roof Worried [...]

By | 2019-10-25T03:17:24+11:00 May 28th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Recycling your solar power installation: can it be done? We explain all!

While solar panels may look fragile and delicate, the truth is that they’re highly-engineered pieces of equipment that are designed to withstand even the toughest of conditions. In fact, many have service lives measured in decades. When your panels eventually reach the end of the line however, the question of disposal inevitably comes up. As someone who’s invested in commercial solar installation, the environment likely weighs heavily on your mind. No doubt you’re wondering to yourself whether or not your [...]

By | 2019-10-25T03:29:31+11:00 May 10th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments