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Solar for Renters: How You Can Benefit

Auswell explains how renters can also benefits from solar power.

Solar energy is becoming increasingly popular as homeowners seek to reduce their carbon footprint and save on energy costs. In fact, as of March 2021, more than 400,000 homes had solar panels. Whether you are a tenant or a landlord, having access to solar power can provide a number of fantastic benefits. In this blog, we discuss how residential solar panel installation in Brisbane can benefit renters, as well as landlords to incentivise new renters to their properties.

Cost Savings Without Ownership

One of the key advantages of solar energy for Brisbane renters is the opportunity to cut down on energy expenses without the need for panel ownership or maintenance. As electricity costs continue to escalate in Brisbane, renters can take advantage of lower energy rates by opting for a solar energy subscription model or engaging in a net metering agreement. Through these options, renters can secure cost savings without the upfront investment associated with owning solar panels outright.

Environmental Impact and Sustainability

Another advantage of residential solar panel installation is the positive impact on the environment. Renters who utilise solar energy can reduce their carbon footprint and contribute to a cleaner and greener future. Thus, even though they do not own the system, by moving into a property with solar power, renters can help reduce greenhouse gas emissions and promote a more sustainable future for themselves and future generations.


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Energy Independence and Reliability

An incentive that landlords can provide for their rental properties is the reliability of solar energy. With its ability to operate off-grid, rental properties solar panels can enjoy energy independence, even in the event of power outages. This can be particularly important in areas with extreme weather conditions or unreliable power supply. Additionally, the availability of battery storage systems further enhances the reliability and autonomy of solar panel systems.

Advancing Renewable Energy Adoption

Through residential solar panel installation in Brisbane, rental properties can also play a crucial role in advancing the adoption of renewable energy. Increased use of solar energy can drive down the cost of production and installation, making it accessible and affordable to a wider range of people.

Residential solar panel installation in Brisbane is an excellent option for rental properties to save on energy costs, reduce its carbon footprint, and contribute to advancing renewable energy adoption. Through solar energy subscription, virtual net metering, and other programs, renters can enjoy the benefits of solar energy without the initial investment of owning the panels outright. Landlords can also benefit from being able to provide these incentives for their tenants.

If you’re interested in residential solar panel installation in Brisbane for your rental property, contact Auswell Energy today. Find a tailored solar solution for your property from our range of installation options.

Auswell Energy can help you power your home with solar energy. We are the trusted provider of residential solar power installations in Brisbane, the Gold Coast, and Tweed Heads.



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