I Want Energy Reviews

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About I Want Energy, Solar Installers

I Want Energy
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ABN: 84 132 839 386  ABN active since 22 Aug 2008 | I Want Energy Pty Ltd
ACN: 132 839 386  ACN active since 20 Aug 2008 | I Want Energy Pty Ltd
Electrical Contractor's License:   (learn about electrical licenses and buying solar)
TAS: 15606069 I Want Energy Pty Ltd 

Reviewers report paying: $6,000 - $7,500 for depending on hardware choice and installation difficulty ( how is this calculated? )

I Want Energy is a Solar Power Installation company based in Moonah and serves TAS. Here are their reviews as submitted by visitors to SolarQuotes

I Want Energy Solar Reviews

Great team

Really efficient, come when they say they will, quick installation, system performs exactly as promised. Show additional information

professional all round

Install went through with zero issues. Customer service was top notch and the panels look fantastic on the roof. Would definitely recommend these guys. Show additional information

Great team all round from quote to installation.

I want energy we’re fantastic through the whole process. Keiron helped our understanding of how our system would run and having a visual presentation on laptop was great. He was very professional and truthful about how much money we would save. The installation team were efficient and very clean in their work practices. Our experience with I Want Energy was brilliant and we have no hesitation in recommending them. Show additional information

The greening

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I Want Energy is a great company to deal with... organised... good quotes and information.... on time... good products Show additional information

Best choice I’ve made

Fantastic service , we decided to go with I Want Energy for a number of reasons
Alex turned up on time , no sales push just an honest quote and helpful knowledge.
Panels went on by their contractor Sam
No mess they cleaned up afterwards.
The panels look great with good quality materials.
When the electrical inspector came to look at the electrical works , he made comment that I Want Energy were one of the better companies around.
We accept their quote not on price but from word of mouth from others who had used them
Our power consumption has dropped from $8.00 a day to around $0.80 - $1.20 a day
We’ve been getting 30kw - 42kw a day back into the grid
A well designed system
Thank you
I Want Energy
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Contextualised expertise

Sales advice clear and based on current and future energy consumption.
Installation as per discussed, suited to layout and colour scheme of house.
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First Rate Solar Energy Experience

So far, we have ad a wonderful experience. I Want Energy staff have all been professional, accessible and extremely helpful. Installation has been efficient. We are now almost ready to switch on and see how the whole system works. Show additional information

Installation success! No coal burning and exporting 20kw per day

Friendly sales and reasonable quote. On site measure of roof pitch and panel direction. Bill comparisons determined the most efficient and cost effective size. Easy online agreement process. Show additional information

I am very pleased with the installation and the process followed to get it here. Well done!

The quote was prepared effectively and with full disclosure. The process was impressive. Show additional information

A pleasure doing business with this company & would recommend them to anyone looking at getting into solar.

Good quality & value for money & great customer service from the quote to the installation & promptness. Show additional information

Very professional installation. Good advice.

Good installation apart from grumpy electrician and reversed useage sensor. Show additional information

Flat roof system

These guys were very professional and neat and inspired a great deal of confidence for long term support Show additional information

Easy process from start to finish. Great price, exceptional customer service all round.

Fantastic process from start to finish, very very happy. Excellent customer service from I Want Energy from Josh, IT and office ladies. Installers, Toby & his team of 2 hard workers, very knowledgeable and polite. Thankyou for your recommendations. Show additional information

A very pleasing experience.

Very courteous, good communication from I Want Energy. and a good price with an itemized quote.
We were very happy with the contracted installer.who communicated for the installation date, arrived on time, and was very neat with their work. Very happy to recommend this company.
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excellent experience

From the first call from Chloe to meeting Josh and Toby his crew my solar experience was well planned and completed to my satisfaction I can recommend I want energy to all seeking a solar system. Well done team. Show additional information

Friendly, prompt and efficient

Sales and quoting was very friendly, business like and informative.
Installation was on time, professional and efficient.
Customer service couldn't be more helpful in all aspects.
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Good, prompt service

The sales enquiry was dealt with swiftly and a salesman visited precisely on time and was very efficient in developing the quote at the time.
Price was good for the quality of the equipment supplied.
Installer was very good and dealt with a problem very well. He explained the process well and always delivered what he promised.
We now await the final inspection and cut over.
Slight concerns with the Wi-Fi connection to the inverter.
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Great support

Had good contact, info and service throughout with tips for saving money and bang for buck. Show additional information

Excellent work

The quotng process by Alex was thorough and complete. Got on the roof for inspection and measurement. Was knowledgable and discussed the pros and cons of alternatives.
The installation team was professional, tidy and competent. There was a parts glitch that delayed the install and also a decision to change the panel angle ( for a technical reason )without discussion. Both issues were dealt with easily and to my satisfaction. Sam the installer was very approachable and easy to deal with. He researched the issue and solved the problem.
The grid connection etc was flawless and rapid.
They have said they will look at shading issues after a full 12 mths data analysis and make adjustments as required.
Very happy with the service and would highly recommend the team
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Thanks for a great experience

A huge thank you to Rob and his team for the work they did to install our off grid solar energy system. We suffered a bit of a disaster and needed to have a new off grid system installed in a hurry. I Want Energy came to the rescue promptly and enthusiastically. I really appreciated that Rob was able to explain fully and clearly what was required and how it was all going to work, a great relief these days when things can be so complicated. All the team were cheerful and polite and efficient, everything was left clean and tidy. That Rob checked in regularly to make sure everything was working well after installation was an added bonus that further boosted my confidence. I love the App that allows us to monitor our system continuously. Recently the electricity was down in our area for 24 hours and ours were the only lights burning. Thanks Rob you have certainly earned my recommendation. Show additional information

Excellent service

Excellent service
The team at IWE were great - from quoting to installation to after sales service - all went smoothly. I am very happy with the product so far so look forward to seeing my next power bill. The app for my computer/phone is awesome enabling me to view power production at anytime. The staff kept me informed throughout the whole process - I am pleased to recommend them.
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Will be installed in early Feb this year

They were prompt with a rep on site for quoted, very polite on the ball with what they could do, onto paper work, and in touch via email etc. Install is in Feb due to a lot of installs at this time also wait on system. Show additional information

Premium service at competitive price

Having someone who understands every detail of their products and what options would best suit our needs lead us to 'I want Solar' after getting quotes from other companies/installers. As it is a large investment we needed assurance that we could get service and input in years to come, and I Want Solar is a well established company in Tasmania. Alex is a genuinely intelligent and helpful person with a wonderful ethos towards sustainable living. The installation team provided by I Want Solar were superb. They did a quality job, cleaned the site and would recommend Sam and team to anyone. Our inverter, gateway and battery are close to our front door so it was important that they looked slick. Every measurement was perfect. I would recommend to anyone and everyone. Show additional information

7.26kw system Tas

Clearly the most knowledgeable company I dealt with. Sales pitch put me off initially but they turned out to be the best. Show additional information

Job well done

Professional from start to finish. Salesman dead on time, office staff great and installers exceptional. They were punctual, courteous , tidy with the worksite and did a very good job athsetically. Show additional information
Company was easy to deal with from the office, to the quote on site, and the installers. Obviously a happy crew. Show additional information

Excellent Installers, Great Customer Support.

The whole process was handled very professionally. I was very happy with the quality of workmanship by the Installers. Also the support from the staff at I Want Energy was fantastic. I would thoroughly recommend them to anyone considering Solar. Show additional information

Very good communication and explained clearly. Every step was made seemless.

Polite and happy to answer any questions. Kept good communication through out the process. Show additional information

Good service

I liked the thorough process of explaining to me all about sar systems at the quotation stage. Show additional information
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Alex presented us with a comprehensive range of systems matched to our budget. He knows his stuff... Show additional information

First class job!

"I Want Energy" advise, quote, supply the system and arrange installation. It's really easy plus they show the costs of their standard systems online so you know what the starting point for each size and quality of system will be. Makes it much easier to make the decision to start looking at solar when you have that information. The difficult part is knowing who is reputable, which is where "Solar Quotes" is a great help!
Sam Vagg Electrical Service did the installation. Sam and his men are really polite, friendly and did a first class job - neat, tidy and no mess left behind. Can't wait until the electricity company installs the required meter so we can start using it.
I rated the quality of the system as 4 stars because we are on a budget (Opal panels and Sungrow Inverter) but it will be interesting to see how much power it generates. For an extra $300 we have chosen an extended warranty for the inverter which brings it up to the same as the more expensive ones, i.e. 10 years.
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Competent salesman and efficient installation. Great quality of workmanship.

Have not yet been connected to the grid but that is not the fault of I Want Energy. The installation process was quick and efficient. I fully expect the final connection and support will be a smooth process. Show additional information

Very good system and neatly installed

Great local company that have quality products and good service. Alex was very helpful and knowledgeable of the products. Show additional information
quoting was polite, informative and on time
installation was punctual, polite, clean and tidy and worked hard in adverse conditions.
Customer service was first class
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Very satisfied

IWE visited promptly to inspect and quote, ensuring we thoroughly understood what we were looking at buying. Very professional. Installation was fast and tidy. All loose ends such as grid connection were sorted on the day. All up we are very happy with IWE. It was a 5.67kW system Show additional information

Great to deal with

After receiving quotes and having meetings with 5 solar providers we decided to go with I Want Energy. They were extremely helpful offering quality componants and installation timeframes. There was no pressure, just the information we needed and further research showed they were honest in their advice and recommendations. Show additional information

Great supplier, top products, competetive pricing, own installers

I was initially after someone closer, so they had some work to do to convince me. However, after quoting top products at good prices, and having their own people do the install, it was hard to overlook them. Being a solid reliable company over many years and being able to do the install promptly sealed the deal. Installation was very well run, clean and tidy, everything looks great, I asked a few questions along the way and was impressed with their knowledge and experience. Overall the communication and process have been spot on. All tested, waiting for Tas Networks to do some work at the meter and will be producing power before the end of the month! Show additional information

Good sales person, guided tour of business with questions answered, excellent office staff, impeccable installation on new roof.

Sales was slightly gungho .. but answered questions.
Installation was polite, patient, tidy and punctual.
They have organised grid connection.
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Great service

Awesome done a great job throughout the whole process & called the same day it was being installed to organise the grid connection Show additional information

Great customer service from start to present. Still waiting for smart meter to be installed and then the system will get switched on.

Sales and quote excellenytly carried out.Installation needed a couple of visits due to bad weather. Second visit they worked all day and were very friendly and polite. Cleaned up after themselves and rectified a small problem they encountered. Customer service has been excellent so far. Still need connection to grid. Show additional information
I Want Energy were easy to deal with and they have done a good job.
They were also recommended to me by someone at the local council
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The "quote" gave us various alternatives and included going through alternative tariffs once installed which we were unaware of. He actually got on the roof to check it out (unlike the others). There will also be a follow up once we are turned on. Installation went well. On time, cleaned up after and explained the system. Very happy with the result. Show additional information
All the people we dealt with have been very professional. Their office staff have been very courteous. The salesman just delivered the facts with no pressure and knew what we needed and offered us a good price for the right solar system for us. I must also admit all the others were good too. Show additional information
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Great staff, excellent service, fantastic quote. The installation of a Tesla battery and five extra panels was seamless and all went to plan.
We are pleased with he result and highly recommend iwantenergy as your solar installer. We are repeat customers having installed panels initially and a Sanden hot water system once the house was completed
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Waiting to be connected, Very good service from I Want Energy. regarding Value for Money and Quality of System - Only time can tell, although it all seems fine Show additional information
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