Metro Solar Review & Guide
Metro Solar is a solar system retailer and installer serving homes and businesses across Australia. Metro Solar claim to have a ‘new breed of smart building’ capabilities, ideal for residential and commercial purposes. Everything from solar panels, battery storage units and inverters, Metro Solar has forged a reputation as a one-stop shop for solar.
Metro Solar began as an electrical contractor in Victoria in 2006, but in 2008, the company shifted its direction to focus on solar energy solutions. Since then it has expanded massively, becoming a Clean Energy Council accredited retailer and installer. Metro Solar has partnerships with Enphase Energy, JA Solar and Power Tracker.
Metro Solar claims to be at the forefront of renewable technologies with innovative products and top quality service. It strives to make solar technology convenient and hassle-free. In this article, Canstar Blue explores its range of products and services to determine whether Metro Solar is right for you.
Metro Solar Products
Metro Solar retails and installs a wide range of solar systems. The company claims its systems are 25% more efficient than anything else now on the market and backs all its systems with a 25 year warranty on defects. Its systems are remotely monitored to ensure they operate at peak efficiency, and if yours doesn’t, Metro Solar will send a technician out to repair it for free.
In addition, Metro Solar offers the Enphase AC battery and LG Chem battery to store solar power. App and web-based monitoring platforms from Enphase and SolarEdge are available, which provide real-time insights into the performance of your solar panels.
Metro Solar offer complete solar solutions for households and business, including rooftop panels, inverters, optimisers, batteries, home automation devices and monitoring systems.
Metro Solar Services
According to their website, Metro Solar features a ‘lowest price guarantee’ on any comparable offers. This means if you’re compiling a few quotes for a solar system at your house, it might be a good idea to give them a call. Metro Solar also provide flexible finance options on a range of their solar products and services, however customers will need to meet the relevant terms and conditions.
While Metro Solar does offer lengthy warranties, you should always refer to the fine print to ensure you know what you’re being covered for.
To find out more about solar, visit our Solar Panel Buying Guide.
About the author of this page
This page was written and is regularly updated by Canstar Blue’s Energy Specialist, Monika Gudova. An expert in all things utilities, including electricity, gas and water, Monika makes it her business to help consumers better-understand their energy options and ultimately save money. A qualified journalist, Monika is also across the latest energy news, from regulatory changes to new products and anything else you need be aware of.