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Safer Solar Installation

Buying a solar system for your home is one of the best purchases you can make to protect your pocket and contribute to a clean energy future.

Microinverters

Microinverters provide a safe AC solution by converting DC to AC at each solar module.

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Power Optimisers

DC optimisers control the DC voltage and power between the modules and the main (string) inverter.

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Finding a Safer Solar installer tips

When deciding on a solar system, it’s important to be aware that not all solar products deliver the same level of safety.

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Safer Solar essentials

Know the Safer Solar essentials.

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Installer & Safe Solar

If your installer is unfamiliar or avoids talking about ‘Safer Solar’, seek an alternative.

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Worth it in the long run

Remember, just like your other home appliances, a good quality, long-lasting, and safe solar system may cost you a little more but is more than worth it in the long run.

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Safer Solar technologies that reduce the risk of electrical fires and injury are available in Australia today,
but current regulations do not promote their use.

SAFER SOLAR FACT

NSW Fire and Rescue data from 2021 shows that firefighters attended 139 solar panel fires in 2020, compared to 22 in 2018 and 56 in 2019. Firefighters are attributing the majority of incidents directly to DC isolator faults. Source: NSW Fire and Rescue

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