Solar Hot Water for Tasmania

It’s a little known statistic that Tasmania has some of the best solar yields in the summer months of anywhere in the world. Our long days and relatively temperate climate are perfect for harvesting the free energy from the sun.

Solar Hot Water is great for Tasmania

Energypoint are the North-West coast’s premier solar hot water experts. With our range of products specifically suited to Tasmanian conditions, call us today and find which solution fits your needs.

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Product Types

Evacuated Tube

Evacuated Tube
Rinnai has introduced Evacuated tube collectors to compliment our current range of solar hot water systems using ground mounted tanks.

Evacuated tube collectors offer a highly efficient solution for a solar hot water installation in regions of Australia subject to frost, as the tube collectors can withstand temperatures as low as -12˚C.

Compatible with a range of storage capacities from 175 to 320 litres, the Evacuated tubes are designed to suit both the Sunmaster and Prestige systems, making it easy to find the right setup for your home. The ground level tank minimises the impact on the aesthetics of your roof, giving you flexibility in installation.

At Rinnai, we engineer all our hot water solutions to provide maximum comfort in the home, with a comprehensive 15 year warranty on the tubes to ensure you really can relax! On top of that, solar hot water harnesses energy from the Sun so you’ll be saving money AND helping the environment.

Evacuated Tube

Flat Plate
Flat Plate Solar Systems consist of a ground mounted storage tank that is installed separately to the collectors mounted on the roof. A solar control unit ensures water circulates between the tank and collectors.

Features:

  • A range of storage capacities from 175 litres to 315 litres
  • Available with electric boost or continuous flow gas boost
  • Minimal impact on the aesthetics of your roofline
  • No need to reinforce the roof structure
  • Enduro collectors use aluminium fin solar absorber to maximise efficiency
  • Frost protection kits are available for temperatures down to -6° C
  • Collectors manufactured in Australia
  • A sacrificial anode is provided in the tank for added protection
  • Warranty is 5 years on the tanks and 7 years on the collectors

Close Coupled systems

Close Coupled systems
A solar close coupled system is where the storage tank and the solar collectors are coupled together and installed on the roof.

Features:

  • 180 or 330 litre capacity storage
  • Wide range of Colorbond® colours available
  • Electric boost or dedicated continuous flow gas boost configurations
  • Using thermo-syphoning means there are no moving parts
  • Excelsior collectors offering TiNOX technology absorb the maximum available solar energy
  • Available with a frost protection kit for temperatures down to -6°C
  • Collectors and tanks manufactured in Australia
  • No sacrificial anode is required which saves on maintenance costs
  • Warranty is 10 years on the tanks and 7 years on the collectors

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