Latest articles on commercial energy for the future
Is this solar "Trifecta" the key to commercial solar savings?
At present, many conversations with business owners involve a rare opportunity “trifecta” - The combination of the current Instant Asset Tax Write Off rules, solar grants and rebates, and third-party, clean energy financing.
When combined, these opportunities can make commercial solar cash flow positive for many businesses seeking to make an investment in solar and continue to keep their energy bills in check by producing their own clean, sustainable source of energy.
Felt the winter sting of energy bills? Here's how to avoid that this summer
The start of Spring is a breath of fresh air for all of us, especially after a bumpy few months for many businesses across Australia and New Zealand. But that fresh optimism can quickly turn sour when we see that winter energy bill pop up in our inbox or letterbox.
Three months of avoiding freezing cold and keeping the lights on through shorter days makes grid energy a costly part of running your business and keeping your team comfortable. With a hot summer just around the corner, can we expect the same again soon as the temperature climbs?
Is solar feasible for every agriculture business? A deep dive into reducing your bills
Sunshine and agriculture go hand in hand, so why wouldn’t solar energy? After all, you have plenty of wide open spaces, uninhibited by trees or neighbouring buildings, to make the most of. What many solar pundits aren’t letting you in on, as they try to sell you the biggest system possible, is that solar energy alone isn’t automatically a cost-reducing move for every agri-business.
Critical Checkpoints when you're thinking about Residential Solar
So you’re thinking of residential solar for your home - Congratulations! Not only are you setting yourself up for significant savings on your energy bills, but you’re also putting yourself forward as a sustainable and environmentally-conscious Australian. But like so many technical industries with high demand, there are a few checks you’ll need to make to ensure you’ll be seeing those benefits for many years to come. Here’s the top 4 checks you need to make before you lock in your new system.
Solar for businesses in Winter: Do the savings stack up?
While many of us rug up and hunker down for another blustery winter, across Australia and New Zealand our installation teams are just getting started on some of their busiest days ahead. Solar energy is often accompanied by images of vast summer skies and hot, tropical locales, but that’s only half the picture when it comes to the reality of what - and how - your commercial solar system functions.
CASE STUDY: How holistic energy management saved these businesses thousands
Many refer to Choice Energy as a holistic business energy firm, but what does this actually mean for a business like yours?
Simply put, Choice Energy provides dedicated expert energy expertise and management, delivered in combination with a complementary range of solutions to help businesses lower their energy costs and reduce their reliance from a volatile energy market.