Yes, solar energy is commercially available and has been for many years. Commercial and residential solar panels generate electricity for homes and businesses, and solar thermal systems can generate heat or solar power in Melbourne. Solar energy is a renewable resource that can help reduce greenhouse gas emissions and save money on energy costs.
There is an average lifespan of 30 years for working solar panels. Although commercial solar panels will remain functional for 30 years, their performance will significantly decline. Commercial solar installations are becoming more popular in the industrial sector.
A 100kW solar system in Australia would cost around AU$30,000. This price includes the cost of commercial solar installation and commercial solar panels.