Queensland solar rebates and feed-in tariffs
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The federal solar rebate is available in Queensland
How much is the federal solar rebate worth in Queensland?The solar rebate in Queensland can reduce the cost of your solar panels by up to a third. See the example below of a rebate for a 5kW solar system on the Sunshine Coast:
|Gross system cost:||$9,172|
|Solar panel rebate:||($2,902)|
|Net system cost:||$6,270|
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Queensland state government rebates
- Queensland government rebates are currently on hold
Panel and battery rebateYou may also be able to receive a rebate from installing a panel and battery system from the Queensland government. Under the scheme, households can receive a grant of up to $3,000 for a panel and battery system. It is also possible to get an interest-free loan of up to $10,000 to fund the purchase.
QLD battery rebateThe Queensland government is also offering a rebate for battery purchases of up to $3,000. If you do opt for a solar battery, you may also apply for an interest-free loan for up to $6,000.
Interest-free loans for solar panelsIf you favour a solar panel system, it is possible to receive an interest-free loan under the Queensland solar incentive scheme of up to $4,500. The loan must be repaid in full within seven years.
Queensland feed-in tariffs
Feed-in tariffs for South East QueenslandIf you live in South East Queensland, your feed-in tariff is set by your electricity retailer. There is no minimum rate set by the state government.
Regional Queensland solar feed-in tariffsThe situation is different if you live in regional Queensland. You have the option of choosing a flat set rate of 9.369c per kilowatt hour or a time-varying rate of 5.796c for off-peak exports and 13.73c (3 pm – 7 pm) for peak exports.
The best solar feed-in tariffs in QueenslandThe table below shows the best solar feed-in tariffs available in Queensland:
|DC Power Co||15.0c|