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Electricians Wanted


Electrician wanted – Do you know an electrician looking for a change? NQ Solar is expanding and seeking another qualified electrician to join the team. NQ Solar celebrates its 10 year anniversary in Cairns this year and is considered a strong local employer with a long serving loyal team. So if you happen to know a qualified electrician, with or without solar accreditation, ...

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Swiss Farms – powered by 79kW of Solar

A 79kW solar grid connect system was installed by NQ Solar The Energy Hub on the family owned Swiss Farms, located 3 hours north of Cairns in June. This is one of the largest privately owned systems in Far North Queensland. Swiss Farms demonstrated an impressive commitment to reducing their carbon footprint by installing the 79kW system on their banana plantation in Lakeland.

NQ Solar The Energy Hub installed three hundred and sixteen (316) ET solar panels with four (4) ...

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Electric powered vehicles visit NQ Solar

Two electrically powered vehicles parked up outside NQ Solar yesterday was a sight to behold. The Tesla car is one of the first solely electric cars in Australia. It was seeking a top up of its batteries on its way through to tour the Far North. The Zero electric motorcycle is locally owned and dropped in for a peek at the Tesla.

 

The Tesla is a very smart looking vehicle, quite aerodynamic, with the polished silver door handles slipping seamlessly into ...

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Clean Energy Regulator starts issuing Regulator–created STCs

On Monday 20 April 2015 the Clean Energy Regulator STC Clearing House went into deficit to meet market demand, indicating a balancing of the market.

Householders and businesses who had STCs queued in the Clearing House have now sold and have received payment for their certificates.

Market demand shows that the forecasting of the Small-scale technology percentage was an accurate indication of the number of certificates required for purchase by liable entities in 2015. The Small-scale technology percentage was set at 20.567 million for ...

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Solar is a solid Business Investment

Farm Solar SystemOver 15,000 Australian businesses have now installed solar power to reduce their energy bills, and there is the potential for tens of thousands more to follow suit if the Renewable Energy Target (RET) is left as legislated according to the Clean Energy Council.
Clean Energy Council acting chief executive Kane Thornton said an increasing number ...

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Don’t Miss Out on Solar

Have you considered installing solar and unsure whether there is still Government assistance? Call local company NQ Solar today for up to date advice.

Currently there is Federal Government assistance of almost $5000 to assist in the purchase of a 5kW system. With the change of Federal Government and current policy reviews this may not be available for much longer.

Act now to qualify for this generous Federal Government assistance.

Quality products along with qualified and experienced staff are very important to consider ...

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What happens to my solar in the event of a power outage?

Once your premise loses power from the main electricity grid, your solar installation will automatically shut down.  It won’t be until power is restored to your premise that the installation will again be operational

If clients do have any issues with their installations once the power is restored, please contact us by phone on 1800 NQ SOLAR (1800 67 76527) or e-mail admin@nqsolar.com.au

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Super Saturday – 15 March 2014

SUPER SATURDAY SPECIAL

 

This Saturday, March 15th, for three hours only – 9am to midday, NQ Solar will be offering special prices on everything from solar panels to regulators, inverters, LED lights, batteries and more. It’s truly a one-stop energy shop.

 

This weekend is the final weekend NQ Solar are offering 30% off their selected LED lighting range – Don’t miss out!

 

If you are not connected to the grid, NQ Solar can help you too. We have 2V batteries, off grid ...

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Cairns is in the top 5 for Solar!

Cairns has scored the number five spot in a list of Australia’s top addresses for solar, based on cost of electricity, sunlight availability, government subsidy and solar system cost, according to research by Energy Matters.

The report clearly demonstrates solar is one of the best performing investments available, with the average Cairns solar fitted dwelling scoring an average annual return on investment of 20.1%!

“ All top 5 locations for solar were in the Sunshine state, Queensland” said NQ Solar Branch Manager, ...

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SOLAR POWER – towards 2050

Sunpower solar panels

Solar Power is stronger than ever. Solar panels in 2014 are producing 4.9% more power than they were three years ago.  The Photon Laboratory in Germany has been measuring the yield of solar panels for the last 8 years and recently reported that in 2013, the yield of solar panels has set a new record with an average yield of 91.5%. [sharethis]

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