Green Solar Reviews

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Green Solar
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Green Solar is a SolarQuotes Client (what does this mean?)
ABN: 43 223 323 908  ABN active since 22 Dec 2016 | The Trustee For Green Solar Trust
ACN: 616 560 340  ACN active since 21 Dec 2016 | Green Solar Pty Ltd
Electrical Contractor's License:   (learn about electrical licenses and buying solar)
QLD: 85535 Green Solar Pty Ltd Atf Green Solar Trust 

Reviewers report paying: $4,633 - $7,500 for depending on hardware choice and installation difficulty ( how is this calculated? )

Since 2012 Green Solar Pty Ltd (formerly Green Solar) has supplied and installed thousands of realible, quality solar systems, provided with friendly ongoing backup and support. 
Two reasons Green Solar stand out from the crowd: 

Firstly, our installation knowledge, skill and neatness - a solar system installed well and configured better than the next company, will save you more money. 

Secondly, ongoing support - we dont see solar as a one off purchase, but an ongoing relationship - this has seen our customers save more on their power bills due to advice on retailers and general solar usage.

We have seen throughout our history, Green Solar systems save our customers more. 
For your convenience, Green Solar consultants can provide quotes face to face, via video call, over the phone or via email.
For quality systems and advice, call us today - 1300 760 914.

Green Solar Solar Reviews

Great Experience

Barry, from Green Solar, is the absolute best. He is very knowledgeable, patient and not pushy. He provided 3 quotes customised to my needs and was the only quote I received that included a photo of my house with the panels positioned on my roof. The installation date was provided quickly and I had the wonderful Lewis on installation day. He was punctual and very polite. Installation was quick and all rubbish removed. Thank you so much for providing the installer suggestions and for including Green Solar in this suggestions. Absolutely fabulous install experience. AAA+ Show additional information

A hassle free switch

Service was great on ordering, subcontractor installers were the same. On time (about 4 weeks from order to installation) and no issues. Show additional information

Great experience, no regrets

It's difficult to appreciate the value of your installer when everything goes to plan. Luckily (?), there was a mix up with the installation date and I found out how good Green Solar are with customer service. Even in the peak period coming up to summer. Every person I talked to, sales, office staff, and installers, were very friendly and informative. The installers were flexible in the location of panels and inverter and we talked through a number of alternatives on the day of installation. The panels were installed and pumping electricity to the network within the day as shown on the web application. They notified my electricity provider of the changes and there was nothing left for me to do. Show additional information

Straight Forward

No bullshit sales pitch, super easy to deal with, quality products, fixed price no add on's, installed on time and probably one of the best installers out there.

Well done Richie and Gerard.

Would highly recommend and I'm a fussy bastard as well. WELL DONE GREEN SOLAR !!!!!
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We were very happy with the Sales Person and everything was explained clearly and well. The price was also the best price for the system that we chose.

The Sales/quoting process was factual and clear.
The installation went smoothly and the installers were punctual, very polite and cleaned up after they finished.
The installers customer service was great. They helped organise the grid connection after the install and explained it all to us clearly.
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Excellent service, very thorough communication about products and installation process

Sales and quoting process very thorough, all concerns and questions answered promptly and honestly. Installation within 4 weeks of initial sign up. Show additional information

All good

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Solar Panel install

Educational, Professional and Efficient
Nice team work by all involved.
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Good experience 100% happy

Good service
Great installer
Everything done correctly and neatly and to my specifications
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Great service quality system and installation

Quick quote and great sales . Very knowledgeable team of experts.. I didn't have to do anything. Green solar organised everything including the meter change Show additional information

Very pleased with the experience

Have had 20 panels in for 4 years now (5KW system) and am very pleased with the entire process - especially customer service where we have had questions re various functions and performance.

I created a simple Excel spreadsheet to monitor our system performance and the monthly and annual output is exactly as forecast. Very happy.
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Well done.

Sales person was very helpful and patient and in the end we got a solar system that meets our needs. Installation was quick and professional . Grid connection they did it all. Show additional information

Highly recommended company

I had my solar installed by Green solar about 4 months ago
This was a complicated decision but Barry in sales was fantastic
Gave me loads of simple to follow information and his personal view of all the different inverters and panels and the advantages and disadvantages of each
Helped me walkthrough the best solution for me
For a change it was great to work with a company that wasnt pushy and patient as i took about 2 months to make a decision
Installers were great too, both were qualified electricians and installers
They spent about half the time planning the best place to install and how to make the install as neat as possible
I could tell they were not just rushing to get to the next job and was very impressed
Since then i have had a few queries about different electricity supplier and also how to change over the inverter wifi
Each time Barry has come back within 24 hours with a detailed response
Very impressive
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No problems kept us informed installation worry free always helpful

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You guys took the stress out of our solar experience.

Thanks Gerard, your well presented package made our decision to proceed so much easier. The install was great...the boys work like a well oiled machine and were so tidy with the job. Looking forward to grid connection now. Show additional information


Easy process. easy install. easy to deal with. very happy with it all. turns out they've installed a stack of solar systems in the street Show additional information

Informative & Responsive

Exceeded expectations for all aspects of my dealings with this company, the product, and their representative. Listened to my requirements and openly provided information and system options. Show additional information

Received everything I asked for

Quoting process was fantastic. Gerard made a point on educating me on all aspects of the system, including going out to the workshop and taking photos of various components for me.

Installation was fantastic. The guys arrived early (weird for tradies!) and knocked out the 6.6kw deployment in about half a day. They let me be as involved in the details as I wanted to be (which, to be honest, was fairly involved) - how many panels where (we had to make some changes from the quote), where cables would be run, where the inverter would be installed, etc. And then they spent a bunch of time explaining the system (and the monitoring etc). They didn't feel rushed at all, and I feel like if I had even more questions, they would have been very happy to stay and discuss longer as well.
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Great Customer Service

We were very impressed with the support and help with buying the product. The guys who did the installation went over and beyond with helping us through the whole process. Show additional information

Green Solar - Excellent choice

The salespeople were knowledgeable and responsive – as they guided me through the process.

Initially I had decided not to go with Green Solar as they were a more expensive, however when I discussed this with the salespeople they negotiated with me options on how they could cut their costs (and therefore the price) and still provide me a quality product.

The installers were friendly and quick. They discussed with me their strategy and got my agreement in regard to locations and work methods.

When I experienced an issue with the inverter (a loud hum). Green Solar were quick to advocate on my behalf to a reluctant Sungrow. They even installed a new inverter before Sungrow had fully approved the warranty replacement.

They also added a Sungrow "smart metre" which I highly recommend.

Comparing their modelling within their proposal with our output – it was bang on for August.

Green Solar - Highly Recommended
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Very Impressed

The whole process was made very easy. The sales person took the time to talk through my needs and explain everything. The installers arrived on time, checked to make sure I was happy with the placement of the inverter and let things neat and tidy. They organised and processed everything. Show additional information

Good price, good service, good instalation

Sales process was very good, and salesperson easy to deal with (I followed up with him a few times, even post installation)
Installation was punctual and tidy. A couple of mistakes were made, but they were my fault for not checking things properly.
Grid connection was part of the service. In addition, I did not have to pay anything (not even a deposit) until the installation was complete - no other company offered that.
All I have to do now is to do a deal with my energy company.
I have not taken any photos as yet, and am away from home for a week.
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Went above & beyond

All staff I've had contact with at Green Solar were prompt and professional. The install day went smoothly and guys arrived on time. Lead worker Paul spent much appreciated time sorting IT issues to ensure system running online with both inverter software & solar analytics program. Many thanks to both installers and Paul T. who put up with my frequent questions by challenging me and helping to educate me on Solar.

Regards, Lucinda
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After almost one month since installation, altogether very satisfactory.

Despite my confusion late in the negotiations re warranties, relations were always calm and considerate, and everything worked out to my complete satisfaction.

Installation went very well. Only disappointment was that, in doing a good job of tidying up, rubbish was put in my recycle bin rather than in the adjacent garbage bin!

Customer service was excellent throughout, and my energy retailer installed the new meter more punctually than I had expected.
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Great after sales service

Very happy with installers Lewis and Michael. Had a look in the ceiling after they had finished and they had done a very neat job in places that no one usually sees. Had a bit of a problem with the internet connection of the Fronius inverter but it was promptly resolved by company owner Paul. Very happy overall. Show additional information


Sales quotation was very informative and factual. Giving plenty of options
Installation was done in a timely manner with the installers punctual, neat and tidy. No rubbish left laying around.
Grisd connection was done on day of installation.
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great people to talk. great installer, so far so good and happy.

easy quote process
installation was quick and great guys came to our place
still waiting to change my new meter from origen, it can take 4 to 6 weeks i was told
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Extraordinarily helpful throughout

I was recommended to Green Solar and could not be happier for it.
Paul was super helpful and patient in letting me ask all the questions I needed to gain comfort in developing a setup for the installation. Prior to installing the system I thought that all the hardware came as a single package to work in optimum setup but Paul helped me sift through all the jargon and information as well as give me the installer's background and aftermarket support that what each company would be providing.
I ended up with a package that suited my needs to a price point that I was comfortable with and his team installed the system without issues or hassles.
Since then, I've had a learning experience with the system as well as the mobile phone app for understanding the data from the inverter just as Paul has also. He has provided exceptional aftermarket service and advice throughout.
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Fantastic installation.

The quotes are reasoable in price. The installer are realy knowledegeable in what they are doing and very polite. Started on time and ended on time. The customer service is excellent and did help in everything to from start to installation to grid connection. Show additional information

Green Solar Best Quality Solar, Amazing Service

Highly recommend Green Solar! If you are looking for Solar make sure Green Solar is on your list to call. Amazing service from research, quote, finance and installation. When we started looking for Solar there were so many options and providers it was truly overwhelming. After talking with numerous companies and doing our own research as best we could, making the call to Barry at Green Solar was undoubtedly our best move. He was more than happy to talk things through with me, numerous times, in detail. He provided me with written information on the more well known and recommended panels as well as important things to look for with installation. He did not talk down any other provider but did genuinely want us to have the best quality option for us, at the best price, so was happy to talk through any other contracts we had been considering and what he might tweak or reconsider.

The company have their recommended products but are so reliable and honest that they will also install other panels and inverters if they are quality and you have your heart is set on them. But, the big winner for me was their guarantees. They not only warranty the panels and installation but if the panels are damaged in the warranty period they will re-install them at no cost. This is not included in most other companies contracts meaning if a panel broke you would receive a delivery of new panels but have to pay for your own re-installation. They also have a range of finance and payment plan options and will make flexible plans to suit your individual payments needs.

For newbies like us to the solar mine field, Barry and the team at Green Solar were only too happy to guide us openly, honestly and without pressure. The boys who did our installation were prompt, tidy and very friendly and knowledgeable having had 10 years experience in solar installation. We have a fabulous 7.8kw system, 6kw inverter in place and a smart meter for the same monthly cost as our usual electricity bills and we could not be happier.
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Brilliant service & seamless installation

Brilliant experience installing our solar system. Paul & the team were exceptional to work with & gave us all the advice we needed to make an informed decision. The quoting process was straight forward & all our options were mapped out clearly. This is our second time using the company & they have exceeded our expectations both times. Cannot recommend them highly enough.

The installation process was seamless & the team did a great job. The equipment was installed perfectly with our options discussed on the day. Very happy with the finished product.

Our after care has also been exceptional with Paul organising our grid connection & providing all the necessary information we needed to approach our energy provider for final connection.
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Excellent quick and efficient installation

The quoting process was quick and efficient and provided good information. The installation was very quick and efficient and the installers very professional and friendly Show additional information

WONDERFUL customer service!!

Barry Janetzki & Paul Thistleton from Green Solar were AWESOME!! Barry supported me through 15mths of phone calls, educating me, answering my questions & was ALWAYS available when I reached out to him. After 15mths of phone calls & learning we decided on the perfect system for us & the process was not only professional AND friendly, but a quick, smooth & easy process for us. Barry & Paul were there for me from the start of the process to AFTER the process was complete. I started my solar journey May 2018, decided on the perfect system for me in EARLY Oct 2019 & had switched to solar by Nov 14th 2019. Best decision ever was going through Barry & Paul at Green Solar......thanks heaps guys!! Show additional information
Fast, efficient no pressure sales.
Took the time to explain all aspects and provided multiple quotes on varying systems with panel, inverter, accessories and installation times.

System to be installed in a week or so.
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These guys nailed it!

Outstanding customer service.

The quoting process was super easy, straight forward and no BS. The quote was the best value and they answered all our questions.

The installers were there early, got onto the job and finished in no time at all. Brilliant install, the panels are perfect and the cabling is awesomely tidy.

The grid connection happened way quicker than we expected as they got onto it the same day as the install.

Couldn't be happier, the system has exceeded our expectations and the whole install was completely hassle free. Cheers guys!
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Nice sales guy, friendly and helpful installation team; 370W Jinko panels

Enjoyed working with sales guy Gerard, and enjoyed having Paul and the the installation team at my home.

Of the 3 quotes, Green Solar were only offering with higher density 370W Jinko panels. Ultimately I up sold myself to a huge 57-panel 21kW system because I was so excited to get the most from my roof and these panels.
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Good price for a high quality system, good to deal with

Quoting process was fine - not as good as other companies, sales guy was nice enough but came across as sales-focussed and was not as knowledgeable in comparison to sales people from other companies that I dealt with.

Finally decided to go with Green Solar because their product is high quality and with excellent warranty coverage.
Installation was fine, good people, very professional. Initially the connection wasn't set up right, but Paul, the boss at Green Power has been exceptionally helpful with getting everything organised. Now I have become a solar power app addict, I love checking how much power we are making and using.
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Professional, Quality Driven & Honest

Extremely happy with the entire process from start to end. Paul was superb and proactive. We carried out an extensive amount of research on solar panels, retailers and Installers but Green solar tops the chart. Based on our contact with more then several different solar retailers; Paul proved very knowledgeable in his field of expertise, straight forward, honest, quick to respond and guide. The installation was carried out professionally with ease, extremely neat job. Super happy with the outcome. Quality panels at a great price. Thankful and grateful. Highly recommend Green Solar. Show additional information

Excellent installation and great products.

Quote and booking process was easy and informative. The installation on the day was brilliant - technicians were prompt, knowledgeable and communicated very well. They were extremely courteous, talked through the steps of the job before starting, confirmed everything where they needed to and answered all questions. Couldn't have asked for a better installation. Thanks! Show additional information

Excellent service, great installation, really knowledgeable

Gerard provides detailed pre sales information, provided lots of options and put up with my constant questions. The installation process was seamless and completed within a day.
Great installers who talked us through the process and did a clean install.
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Dealt with Barry from Green Solar and he has been excellent in explaining the options, pros and cons, and costs. He helped with some of the prep work (like getting our meter moved) and has been available all the way. The installers turned up and explained what they were doing and walked me through the kit, and configuration, helping get the inverter connected, etc. The guys were excellent. Completed the job on time and left no mess behind. In the first few days - in winter - I'm seeing 28KWh or so being generated and I'm really happy with it. Show additional information

As soon as they got a "yes" communication ceased.

Overall: a mixed experience, good up front information, good implementation, not great after sales.

The good: The initial quoting and sales process was good. The salesman was generous with his time, accommodated our being out of contact and responsive to questions. He gave me lots of information and appeared to be genuinely interested in providing a premium service. I accepted a higher quote on that basis. The installation went smoothly, the installer was easy to deal with, turned up when they said they would and cleaned up. Our price might look a little higher as a meter box upgrade was required. I understood from the start that this might be the case and the reasons for it.

The not-so-good: Small things, but not really consistent with a "premium" experience. Communication with Green Solar tailed off significantly when I accepted their quote. I asked on several occasions for an on-site meeting (or even diagram and a phone call) discussing where the panels would be located and why. This did not eventuate. I don't have any great objection to where they ended up but this was largely accidental. I tried to get confirmation of the install day/time & etc and the first confirmation was the installer turning up. After installation there was no manual or warranty information for the inverter, no handover, or information of any kind except responses to direct questions. It is clearly not part of their process to explain what an owner needs to do and how to get the best from their system. Even if the answers are "nothing" and "leave it alone" it would be helpful to know. I assume the commissioning documentation has been sent, but have not been told this despite the fact that the invoice was paid in full before the due date.
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An easy decision

All went well from choosing and buying to installation and getting it going. Show additional information

Very professional service and the back up support was really helpful

I was very happy with every aspect of the process with Green Solar. The Regional Manager Barry Janetzki was very helpful in terms of helping me understand what system would best suit my needs and he also took the time to answer all of the questions that I had about solar power in general. When I initially contacted Barry I was not in a position to make a purchase for 6 months and so he made a note in his calendar to call me in December 2019. Barry called me right on time in December and once again was very helpful with further questions that I had. I decided to go ahead with Green Solar's quote and the installation of the new meter box and solar panels were both completed very efficiently. For anyone who is uncertain about what solar power and system to use, Green Solar is a company that I would happily recommend. Show additional information

Quality and Professionalism in the Solar World

If you've already received your 3 quotes you need to speak with Green Solar.
The whole process was made easy with Green Solar. Their knowledge and experience in the business was unlike my dealings with some other providers. Quoted 29th Jan 2020. Installed and working 17 Feb. The advise I received from Paul culminated in him supplying a quality system saving me $1000.
They know what their talking about.
Lewis who did install was a qualified solar electrician who new his job. My 5 kW system was Producing power by 3 PM on the day of install. That includes cleaning up after the job. Customer service was exemplary.
Just awaiting Energex to get me connected to grid which has been booked for 2 weeks but system is supplying me of nearly 70% of my daily consumption.
I'm obsessed with monitoring my phone app!
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Fantastic solar experience !

Professional, responsive, fast, quality, timely, reliable, courteous, knowledgeable, value-for-moneyy, seamless, no-fuss... Show additional information

Fantastic Installer Team and Service from Green Solar

Excellent Sales service and knowledge in detail - we had many questions and got all answered and finalized in what we would call the best possible option/offer for our needs. We went for a 13kW system but only 38 panels could be fitted on our roof - so it is good 12kW system.
The install went extremely well, smooth and very efficient - in one day team, "Paul" from Green Solar had the complete system installed and running - exceptional hard workers and very friendly and the place was also cleaned up at the end.
We are now waiting for the final grid connection but this will most likely work as smooth as everything else with Green Solar - thanks Barry for your support at Green Solar. We can only recommend going solar asap and consider Green Solar as one of your options - we are very happy with the outcome.
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Service you can trust

After doing some online research, I decided to go with Green Solar. Dealing with Paul T was a breeze. He explained the different systems well and was open and honest about what things I should look out for when shopping around. There was no hard sell, just friendly and honest information. The installation process was quick and painless, and I got follow up communications from Paul, making sure that I was happy with how things went, as well as giving me a few extra tips and suggestions. I cannot recommend these guys highly enough. Show additional information

Green solar

Good service, friendly, knowledgeable and approachable staff. Would recommend getting a few quotes to feel confident with what everything means and so you feel confident on the right design for your house when you choose Show additional information
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