Considering switching to residential solar energy but not sure which system suits your requirements? We are committed here to help you out to make solar power as simple as we can. While you may require a customised system to cater to your needs, one of the most popular solar PV systems for households is a 10kW solar system. Considering the impulsive drop in the prices of 10kW systems, they are much more affordable than before and can be considered for a prime investment, one that comes with a promising ROI.
Here are some basic things you should know about a standard 10kW solar system before you go out and buy one —
Cost of the system
An ideal 10kW solar system should cost you anything around $4000 after rebates, but when it comes to solar system, price is generally a good indicator of quality but in no way that doesn't mean you need to spend a fortune. The price range gives you a significant number of quality options to choose from.
Along with the price range, don’t forget to check the warranty of the system. All our 10kW solar systems are supported with solid 25+ years of warranty to ensure that you make a smart investment.
Size of the system
A standard 10kW solar system normally translates to 27 to 40 solar panels. Naturally, they demand a Voluminous amount of roof space — anywhere between 50 to 60 square metres should be good.
How much energy your 10kW solar system generates bank on two things — the installation and orientation/angle of the panels and your location. Ideally, a good 10kW solar system generates about 44 units on a normal day.
To help you make the most of your 10kW solar systems, we have a wide network of CEC accredited installer who ensure that your system is installed properly to optimise its efficiency.
Provided to you consume a major chunk of the energy generated by your 10kW solar system, you are looking at saving something around $100+ Credit per month. If you used power mostly during the daytime, your solar savings will go up, especially when energy prices hikes.
A standard 10kW solar system comes with a payback period of 3 to 5 years on an average. That said, your savings begin the moment the system starts generating energy.
A 10kW solar system is a great option for the households consuming about 20kW hours of energy per day and a quarterly energy budget of over $800.
Note: Estimated Yearly Saving is indicative only. It is provided to give an estimate only and not to be used to make purchase decisions. Cost savings may vary depending on such things as location, orientation, tilt and products. Click For Solar Savings Disclaimer here.
Now, we hope your ABC’s are clear now. Go ahead and start planning. Should you need any further assistance, feel free to contact our experts at Solar Secure for a cost - free solar quote.
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