SOUTH AUSTRALIAN HOME BATTERY SCHEME - SAVE UP TO $6,000* ON HOME BATTERY STORAGE
All South Australians can access subsidies of up to a $6,000* off the price of any sonnen battery storage solution from October, thanks to South Australia’s Home Battery Scheme.
With huge subsidies of up to $6,000* on offer, this will be your chance to add quality battery storage to your existing solar energy system, or finally get that complete solar and energy storage package you’ve been thinking about, at prices that have been unheard of until now.
The South Australian Government expects the subsidies to reduce over time, so move quick to lock in your maximum rebate before things change.
SOUTH AUSTRALIA'S HOME BATTERY SCHEME
From October, 40,000 South Australian households will have access to State Government subsidies and loans to pay for home battery systems.
The subsidy will be available to all South Australians, however Energy Concession Holders will be able to access a higher subsidy, ensuring low-income households are supported to access the Scheme.
While the subsidy will be applied to the battery only, households will be able to apply for finance made available through the Commonwealth Government’s Clean Energy Finance Corporation to purchase new or additional solar panels as well as the battery system.
The subsidy will be scaled in line with the size of the home battery system being installed, calculated on the kilowatt hour capacity of the battery.
While the subsidy will vary depending on the size of the battery, the subsidy will be capped at a maximum of $6,000 per battery installed.
|Home Battery Scheme subsidy levels|
|Energy concession holder||$600 per kilowatt hour (kWh), up to $6,000|
|All other households||$500 per kilowatt hour (kWh), up to $6,000|
The subsidy levels and cap are expected to reduce over time as competition in the market increases and the cost of home battery systems goes down.
A set of minimum technical requirements for battery systems has been developed to ensure the batteries are safe, reliable and capable of being recruited into a virtual power plant.
The South Australian Government has stated that a dedicated website will be available in October to assist homeowners consider their suitability for a home battery system, choose between approved products and system providers, access the subsidy and apply for finance, if required. In the meantime, you can read all current details on the scheme here.
ZEN SONNEN BATTERY STORAGE - AN INVESTMENT YOU CAN TRUST
ZEN Energy is partnering with leading German energy storage company sonnen to confirm how you can maximise the benefits of these subsidies with sonnen’s soon-to-be Adelaide made home battery range.
ZEN is an official Premium Partner of sonnen, meaning we can provide you with exclusive benefits and access to insider knowledge on the sonnen battery storage range. A company that has now committed to manufacturing their world-leading battery storage range here in Adelaide, sonnen is a world leader in smart residential energy storage, and one of the first storage companies referenced by the South Australian Government after the scheme was announced.
Register your details for the scheme with us and you can be confident that you have selected one of Australia’s strongest and most trusted companies for your energy storage needs. We will keep you updated with how you can access the scheme as it opens in October.
ZEN sonnen Storage Solutions
Combining beautiful design with outstanding German quality, the ZEN sonnen Storage System is ideal for those looking for energy independence.
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Beautiful design and outstanding German quality come together in Europe’s best selling energy storage solution. Over 30,000 installations are already saving their owners hundreds on their energy bills. Now, it’s your turn.
Add sonnenFlat – Your Energy Needs for a Low Monthly Fee
sonnenFlat is the ideal addition to your ZEN sonnen and solar system, and is an energy plan available exclusively to sonnen battery owners.
sonnenFlat will enable you to become independent from conventional retailers and access your electricity needs for as little as $30 per month. And yes, this sonnenFlat program can be accessed in addition to the subsidies of up to $6,000* from the South Australian Government.
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With over 14 years experience, only ZEN can be trusted for your energy storage needs
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Register your details for subsidies of up to $6,000 on battery storage now
- Eligible households can access subsidies of up to $6,000 on battery storage systems through the South Australian Home Battery Scheme. Eligibility criteria apply, please refer to http://www.energymining.sa.gov.au/energy_implementation/home_battery_scheme to review your eligibility.
- Eligible households will be required to pay the full ZEN Energy Contract Price for their energy storage solution and then claim the applicable subsidy back after payment through the South Australian Home Battery Scheme.
- The subsidy scheme is administered by the South Australian Government, and ZEN Energy cannot guarantee any subsidy on your behalf. If you have any questions regarding the subsidy process or your eligibility, or for more information on the Scheme, please visit http://www.energymining.sa.gov.au/energy_implementation/home_battery_scheme.