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Solar Hot Water.

Solar Hot Water Rebates

Our experienced Sales People can easily explain the latest information on available Rebates for Solar Hot Water Systems, including – STC Rebates( Small Scale Technology Certificates) and State Government Rebate.

As we install your new hot water system we can take all the worry and confusion out of the process by processing the STC and the State Government Rebates. (Conditions do apply for all Rebates.)

Contact us today for one of our consultants to confirm if you are eligible for hundreds of dollars in government rebates.

Solar Hot Water – FAQs

A. You may achieve savings for energy consumption for hot water generation between 50-90% compared to gas or electric storage hot water systems when your solar hot water system is sized and installed correctly.
Savings of 50% to 90% shown are based on Australian Government approved TRNSYS simulation modeling. Savings and incentives will vary depending upon your location, type of Edwards System installed, orientation and inclination of the solar collectors, type of water heater being replaced, hot water consumption and fuel tariff. Maximum financial savings off your hot water bill are achievable when replacing an electric water heater on continuous tariff.

A. The sooner you install a solar hot water system, the sooner you will start saving money on your water heating costs. If your current hot water system is at least 10 years old then it is a good time to obtain a quote for a solar hot water system. That way, you shall save time and avoid any panic when your old hot water system fails.

A. Edwards stainless steel solar hot water systems are designed and manufactured right here in Australia for our harsh Australian conditions in our tough climate. It offers you peace of mind, knowing you have sound warranties to support your purchase.

A. Stainless steel has a higher tensile strength than mild steel, enabling the manufacture of stronger, lighter storage cylinders. As no sacrificial anode is required, maintenance costs are reduced and the stored water is free of the residue of dissolving anodes and cylinder corrosion.

A. Water from a solar hot water system can easily rise above 70deg C. At this temperature it takes less than half a second to cause a severe scald to a child. There are regulations in place requiring the installation of hot water Tempering Valves on all hot water heater installations to ensure safety.

A. The average installation will take from 5 to 8 hrs.

A. Stainless steel is one of the most durable of materials where rust stains are generally stains deposited by other items coming into contact. Stainless steel is the material of choice for the most demanding of marine and out-door environments where corrosion is at its most extreme.