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Solar made simple

Knowing how to begin your solar journey can sometimes leave you in the dark. Starting with your installation, Simply Energy here to guide you every step of the way and offer you a great energy deal.

Scroll down to see exactly what you get

Harness the power of solar

More than two million Australian households are now enjoying the benefits of rooftop solar.

  • You could reduce your power bills
  • Help offset increases in energy costs
  • Power your home with clean energy
  • Help reduce greenhouse emissions

Our network of professional and reputable installers can help make the transition as smooth as possible. All our preferred installers are Clean Energy Council accredited.

Bonus feed-in tariff
If you install a new solar system with one of our trusted suppliers, you’ll be invited to join our exclusive solar energy plan called ‘Simply Energy Solar’. Simply Energy Solar includes 24 months of a bonus feed-in tariff. 

See what your solar FiT would be here. 

Our steps to get solar

Getting started is simple.

Step 1

Register your details in the form below. 

Step 2

We'll find your best match from our community preferred and trusted installers.

Step 3

They’ll be in touch to discuss your requirements and answer any questions you may have.

Step 4

After installation and pending you meet the criteria, you will be eligible to sign up for our Simply Energy Solar offer. View our offer and Feed-in Tariff here

Looking to get solar installed?

Register your details below and we’ll match you with one of our preferred and trusted installers.

They’ll be in touch to talk about the right solar power and battery storage options for you.

Is the solar enquiry for your Home or Business ?
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Frequently asked questions

What is a solar PV system?

A solar photovoltaic system (PV system) or solar power system, is an electric power system designed to supply usable solar power by means of converting sunlight into electrical energy for both residential and business purposes. Solar panels capture energy from sunlight, which is the converted into energy in a usable form for household application to power the home or devices within the home by an inverter. 

How does solar work?

Solar photovoltaic (PV) panels, are arranged in a modular fashion to take advantage of the space you have available. Sunlight is absorbed by the panels and converted to DC (Direct Current) electricity. This is then converted to AC (Alternating Current) power by the inverter – AC power can be used by standard household appliances, when operating at the same time.

When your solar system isn’t generating enough power (e.g. at night), your power will come from the electricity grid. If you generate more power than you use, it will be fed back into the grid.

What determines my solar system’s output?

The amount of energy your solar system produces is mainly determined by the size of the system. However, other factors do come into play, such as your location, the facing direction and angle of your panels (how much shade they get), the weather and the season.

Can solar panels be installed on a flat roof?

Yes. However, if you have a flat roof, our installers will generally install with a tilt frame. This not only increases your panels’ capacity to harness the sun (and therefore the amount of energy they generate), but also helps make the panels self-cleaning.

Can I increase the size of my solar PV system?

Yes. If you choose a smaller system and want to upsize, you can grow your solar energy system by purchasing more panels, as long as you have space on your roof and an inverter with additional capacity. Your installer will be able to help answer any further questions you have about this.