Off-grid Solar Power

Interested in off-the-grid solar power? Need a reliable source of electricity, without being connected to mains power? Paying too much for diesel on your diesel gen-set?

Toowoomba solar centre designs, supplies and installs a range of reliable off-grid PV systems, with battery and generator back up so that you can have power 24/7.

What’s the process?

  1. Fill out a load sheet to quantify the loads you wish to power
  2. Forward your load sheet and quote request to us (see contact us for details)
  3. Our Off-Grid specialist will call you to arrange a site inspection, and will design a system to meet your needs
  4. Our off-grid specialist provide a quote
  5. Once the quote has been signed and returned and your deposit paid, we will arrange a time to complete the installation
What are the system components?
 Our stand-alone solar power systems usually consist of the following components: Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Panels (roof or ground mounted), SMA Inverter, SMA Sunny Island System Manager, Lead Acid Gel Batteries and a remote start enabled back-up generator. Systems are designed specifically to suit the needs of the customer and as such, designs vary from client to client.
What about Lithium Ion Batteries?
There is a lot of hype at the moment about batteries, in particular the Lithium Ion and Tesla batteries. Tesla batteries are yet to make it to Australian shores, and are predicted to arrive around 2017-2018. With regards to lithium ion batteries, why not check out our battery page for more information on the battery types and uses.  
Are Rebates available?
Yes – Toowoomba Solar Centre provides an STC point of sale discount based on the the Renewable Energy Target incentive scheme. To find out more about STCs, click here
Do we fix & upgrade stand-alone PV systems?
Yes – If you have an off-grid system that needs attention, isn’t working, or you would simply like to upgrade your off-grid system, contact us and we’ll put you in touch with our off-grid specialist for a quote
What areas do you service?
We are based in the Toowoomba area, and commonly design and install off-grid systems in the Toowoomba, Dalby, Oakey, Goondiwindi, Chinchilla, Tara, Miles, the greater Darling Downs & South West Queensland, South East Queensland and Central Queensland areas … but if you’re outside these areas and looking for off-grid power, give us a call and we’ll see what we can do!  

 
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