Jared Mullane

Jared Mullane Jared Mullane was a content producer and editor at Canstar Blue for three years until 2022, most recently as Energy Editor. He holds a Bachelor of Journalism from Griffith University.

A Guide to Solar Panels on Flat Roof

A Guide to Solar Panels on Flat Roof

Posted by February 7th 2024

Have you ever looked up at your flat roof and wondered if it was a suitable location for solar panels? Perhaps you are concerned that the lack of a steep angle could limit the panels’ …

Bird-Proofing Solar Panels: What to do

Posted by February 7th 2024

You may love Australia’s wonderful birdlife. That doesn’t mean you’ll love what it can do to your solar power system. Birds nesting around solar panels - and even under them - usually leads to a …

How long do solar panels last in Australia?

Posted by February 7th 2024

Solar panels have become increasingly popular in Australia over the past two decades, with homeowners drawn by the possibility of saving money on their energy bills while also potentially lowering their carbon emissions and increasing …

What are Australian-made solar panels

What are Australian-made solar panels?

Posted by February 7th 2024

Thinking about getting solar panels installed and curious about whether it’s possible to buy Australian-made solar panels? Then you’re probably not surprised to hear that solar panels made in Australia are a popular choice for …

solar panels on a roof

What are Solar Panels?

Posted by December 19th 2023

You may have heard about solar panels before and wondered what all the buzz was about. There has certainly been an increasing amount of ‘buzz’ about solar panels over the past year or two as …

AGL Rewards

What is AGL Rewards?

Posted by December 14th 2023

AGL is no exception, with its AGL Rewards program thanking its customers for choosing AGL for their electricity, gas and NBN needs by providing access to a range of discounts. But what do you actually …


Pros and cons of solar energy

Posted by July 16th 2024

Interested in solar energy but not sure if taking the leap is the right step for your household or business? The solar experts at Canstar Blue have broken down the top pros and cons of …

Ducted Air Conditioner costs

How much does ducted air conditioning cost?

Posted by July 2nd 2024

Ducted air conditioning is indisputably the pinnacle of household heating and cooling. Unlike conventional air conditioners which can usually only cool one or two rooms, ducted air con uses vents (or ducts) in the walls …