Home Solar PV
From large residence to the idyllic kiwi batch, view our local solar PV case studies around New Zealand.
Energy efficiency is a key consideration for any home owner. This was no different for a Christchurch family setting out to build a 345m² home featuring the latest home heating and air conditioning equipment that would meet their needs.
A secluded house in the Queenstown district features one of the largest Photovoltaic (PV) installations in New Zealand. The system is rated at an impressive 21.6kW with the install split between the roof of the house and a ground-mount system.
Since 2002, the US Department of Energy has run the bi-annual Solar Decathlon, consisting of 20 university teams chosen from around the globe. 2011 saw Victoria University of Wellington`s First Light team selected as the only entry, ever, from the southern hemisphere.