All Electric Homes save Thousands over Gas

All Electric Homes save Thousands over Gas

Report by The Alternative Technology Association (ATA) New homes that are all-electric and have solar power will save their owners thousands of dollars compared to new homes with dual fuel (gas and electric) and no solar, according to a new report by the Alternative... READ MORE
High Commercial Electricity Bills without Solar?

High Commercial Electricity Bills without Solar?

I see electricity bills every day and know straight away when looking at a bill whether or not someone is on a good electricity plan or if it needs to be reviewed. Even without the benefits of solar moving to a better electricity plan will enable large savings for an... READ MORE
Interest-Free Loans for Solar and Storage

Interest-Free Loans for Solar and Storage

Springers Solar is an eligible retailer and apart of the the Queensland governments plan to provide interest-free loans for solar systems and battery storage as part of the Affordable Energy Plan. This will help households and small businesses purchase these... READ MORE
Are you on the BEST Solar Energy Plan?

Are you on the BEST Solar Energy Plan?

Energy retailers are starting to offer larger feed in tariffs (commonly shortened to FIT) for solar customers. There are some really good discounts available so it is worth shopping around to get the best deal. Be careful of the high solar tariff bait and check the... READ MORE

Understanding reactive power for your solar inverter

While reactive power has no value in powering electrical devices, it does perform valuable functions to help power move more efficiently. An RPC setting of 0.9 lagging or lower is mandatory on all exporting inverters rated above 2kVA and up to 30kVA and connected to... READ MORE
Home Battery Storage

Home Battery Storage

House monitoring is the key for unlocking home battery storage potential. With Enphase Energy’s new Envoy S metered communications gateway you now have all your house and solar data needed to determine the best sized battery system for your house. The information is... READ MORE

Tesla Powerwall release

Origin Energy has been the first company to release the Tesla Power Wall Battery system. According to the Financial review on Thursday Elon Musk from Tesla said that this system will be released with a package through Origin Energy. Arch rivals AGL Energy and Energy... READ MORE

The history of Springers Solar

The start-up story to Springers Solar begins when Brian and Cheryl Springer with eldest son Joe started Springers Solar in 2002 to fill a gap in the market that wasn’t being met. We already had the technical skills, we had recently successfully sold a small business,... READ MORE

Enphase Energy – dedicated to quality

Enphase Energy is dedicated to bringing an unprecedented level of quality and reliability to the solar industry. Learn how Enphase ensures its products are designed, manufactured, and supported with the highest level of... READ MORE

Going off grid…is it a good idea?

Going off grid with battery storage. There is very active discussion advising clients that once battery technology is cheap enough then taking your house off the grid is viable. Springers Solar do not recommend this even with the anticipated reduction in battery... READ MORE