Solar panels on roof in New Zealand

Excess solar – sell or store?

June 16, 2023

Solar power is becoming an increasingly popular choice for homeowners and businesses looking to reduce their energy bills and carbon footprint. One of the …

Solar Buy Back Rates

What are Solar Buy-Back Rates?

June 13, 2023

If you’ve made the decision to invest in solar power, you’re probably aware of the many benefits it can bring to your home or …

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Budget Announcement 2023 – Renewable Energy

May 31, 2023

We were anxiously waiting on the Budget announcement to gain some insight into the Government’s thoughts, plans and initiatives for renewable energy – specifically …

Save money with solar

Maximise your savings with Grid Connected Solar

May 8, 2023

If you have or are considering grid-connected solar to do better for our planet, save money on power bills, or have back up power …

Off Grid Pure Sine Wave Generator

Generator Maintenance

May 3, 2023

Living off the grid can be an incredible experience, but it’s important to have a reliable source of back-up power for your off grid …

Solar Panel Cleaning

Solar panel cleaning

April 18, 2023

  Keep your solar panels shining bright and working efficiently with a regular annual clean 🧹 Did you know that dust, dirt, and bird …

Understanding Solar Terminology: AC-Coupled vs DC-Coupled

March 31, 2023

Have you been left in the dark with your solar?  Were you promised you would have power when there was a power cut? We …

Solartive achieves two Highly Commended Te Tai Tokerau Māori Business Awards 2023

March 9, 2023

On Friday 3th March, the Te Tai Tokerau Māori Business Awards event was hosted by Te Hiringa Trust & Business Promotions in Whangārei.  The bi-annual event celebrates the uniqueness of Māori brands, stories, intergenerational perspectives and businesses locally and in the global marketplace.

Solar panels on roof in New Zealand

Banks now offering low-interest loans

December 19, 2022

As renewable energy has become increasingly popular, financial services have become more accessible than ever. Its been a long time coming and now it …

ASB introduces 1% interest loan for solar

November 10, 2022

Another main bank in Aotearoa has introduced a low interest home loan of up to $80,000, to make your home drier, warmer or more …