16 Oct 2018
Your 10-point checklist to tell which solar system is right for you
Because few areas of technology are moving as fast as those investigating efficient and clean methods of generating power from renewable sources, it is difficult to keep up to date with new hardware and capabilities.
Which is why Harrisons Energy – in partnership with celebrity builder Peter Wolfkamp – has created a straightforward 10-point checklist. The checklist cuts through the confusion so you know the key areas to concentrate on.
13 Sep 2018
Quality and Quantity: LG Raises the Bar for Power and Trustworthiness When It Comes to Solar Panels
LG is making giant strides to produce the perfect solar panels for the New Zealand environment and Kiwi households.
Their recent improvements include the decision to extend their solar panel product warranty to 25 years.
14 Aug 2018
How Harrisons can help you choose the right solar system for your household’s needs
We spoke to Harrisons Energy technical advisor Cyril Marychurch about the variety of systems and versions on offer, and which factors are the most important when it comes to choosing domestic solar generation.
19 Jun 2018
Monitoring Counts: Keeping Track of Your Solar System the Smart Way
As the number of homes installing solar generating systems continues to grow in New Zealand, the households benefitting from clean, green and renewable power are beginning to demand more from their hardware.
Electricity Authority figures show the number of residential ICPs (Installation Control Points) using installed solar generation passed 15,000 in June last year and was fast approaching 20,000 in June this year.
04 Jun 2018
Why A Pioneering Feat of Aviation Shows How Solar Energy Really Can Take Flight
How a paper-thin, carbon fibre and fabric aircraft that weighs about the same as a family car, has a wingspan of a 747 jet and is covered in more than 17,000 solar cells proves the great potential of clean energy.
25 May 2018
How Harrisons Can Help Kiwi Households Stay Warm, Comfortable and On Budget
As the country heads into winter, one of the biggest spikes on the monthly budget is keeping your home warm and healthy. So it’s worth talking about investing in the right tools to create a comfortable and efficient home that can also help you seriously maximise the returns.
14 May 2018
NZ Ending Oil Permits In Steps To Becoming Leader In 'Green' Energy
Why ending the offshore search for fossil fuels in NZ is just part of the answer to becoming a global leader in promoting a cleaner, greener country.
06 Apr 2018
The Benefits of Solar Power for Every Kiwi Family
“The Government needs to come and talk to the people at the grassroots of the industry to see the very real savings that Kiwi households are making to their power bills,” he says.
“And those households aren’t just at the top end of society – if you are a home-owner, then installing solar is definitely now more affordable. We’ve seen a move in recent years from early adopters to more mainstream, Kiwis are deciding to choose solar at home."