The figures are in, rooftops have been counted and verified and it makes for great reading for City of Port Phillip! Council’s Solar Bulk Buy Program has wrapped up and lots of you are enjoying the low cost fuzzy feelings of solar energy.

Council supported 106 residents to install rooftop solar panels to their homes, surpassing their target of 100, and resulting in:

• 374 KW of solar panels installed

• $910,990 of investment by residents to reduce their own greenhouse gas emissions

•10,380 tonnes of CO2-e saved.

Get the complete story HERE.


Since 2009 LIVE has participated in several Solar Panel Bulk Buys in Port Phillip.

However in 2018 our best advice to anyone considering installing solar panels on your home is to contact Positive Charge on 1300 23 68 55.

Positive Charge is a program of the Moreland Energy Foundation Ltd (MEFL), a not for profit organisation committed to tackling climate change. Positive Charge provides trustworthy, low cost and up-to-date energy saving advice, services and products to households, businesses, schools and community groups across Victoria and more recently in New South Wales. Read more About Positive Charge on their website.

The councils listed below sub-contract Positive Charge to facilitate home owners in their suburbs to install solar panels and to provide advice on home energy efficiency.
Banyule, Boroondara, City of Melbourne, Brimbank, Glen Eira, Hobsons Bay, Manningham, Melton, Monash, Moonee Valley, Moreland, Port Phillip, Queenscliffe, Stonnington, Surf Coast, Whittlesea

You can receive an obligation free quote for Solar Panels from Positive Charge by completing this Residential Quote for Solar and pressing SUBMIT on the form.

If your home is not in the any of the suburbs listed above contact 3 Solar Quotes.

If you have an questions you are welcome to contact me.

David Robinson
63 Wright Street
Middle Park, 3206
Mobile: 0407 585 808