FAQs

  • What are STC credits and am I eligible?

    Businesses (3 phase) can get up to 99kw systems and receive these rebates, at the 2021 rate this could be up to $56,000. Residential customers (single phase) can get up to 13.2kw systems and receive these rebates, at the 2021 rate this could be up to $7,000 although rebates will be calculated at the time and outlined in your work order.

  • Do solar panels work at night or during cloudy weather?

    Yes. Solar panels and inverters are designed to withstand exposure to the elements including rain, hail, and strong winds. Seraphim panels are tested to withstand 1:500 year storms, hail and high wind as well as tested  to simulate harsh conditions over time to meet and exceed its 25 year performance warranty.

  • Is the system resistant to harsh weather?

    Yes. Solar panels and inverters are designed to withstand exposure to the elements including rain, hail, and strong winds. Seraphim panels are tested to withstand 1:500 year storms, hail and high wind as well as tested  to simulate harsh conditions over time to meet and exceed its 25 year performance warranty.

  • What are the components of a solar power system?

    A standard solar power system is made up of three main components: solar panels – an inverter – and the mounting system – are used to secure the panels to the roof. The system is connected to the electricity grid which supplies your business with power.  During the day your energy generated by Solar will be used first and only drawn from the grid as needed.

  • Is a warranty provided?

    Yes. The solar panels come with a 25 year performance warranty and 15 year product warranties. Inverters come with a 10 year warranty. Your Choice Solar also provides a 5 year workmanship warranties for all work completed on your business. In the unlikely event you do have a warranty claim your first point of call is Your Choice Solar who will handle this process for you.

  • What should I do if my solar PV system stops working?

    Your commercial solar system comes with the most advanced warranties available including: – Q-Cell 25 year panel performance warranty – Q-Cell 12 year product replacement warranty – Fronius 5+5 extended inverter warranty – YCS 5 year commercial workmanship warranty

  • How much will I save?

    For our Residential customers you could save up to 66% of your electricity bill, it’s important to note it is highly unusual to receive a $0 quarterly power bill with Solar in 2021.

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