PLEASE NOTE: The final round of the National Solar Schools Program (NSSP) grant is now closed - however, solar is now more affordable than ever! If you would like to switch your school to solar; register your interest with us now!
Australian schools can harness the power of the sun in meeting one of the biggest challenges confronting our planet - climate change.
The exciting National Solar Schools Program (NSSP) will help primary and secondary schools around the country take practical action to save energy and cut their electricity bills; while providing educational benefits for students in learning about renewable energy and environmental stewardship.
The Australian Government is providing generous grant of up to $50,000 (excluding GST) available for each school in Australia to install grid connected solar power. This is available until June 2013 to under the National Solar School Program (NSSP). There is also additional funding available in some states under state programs (see below).
Our solar school specialist in each state can help schools apply and lodge their claim under the new National Solar Schools Program. Call our Solar Schools consultants on 1300 727 151, register your interest online or email us for further details. In a hurry? Download a brochure (PDF)
More on the funding program:
Schools and organisations not eligible to receive the government funding can still install a grid connected system at a competitive price through Energy Matters. Contact our team for more information on which systems would suit your school.
We recommend school administrators read the full NSSP guidelines for further information about the program. It is the school's responsibility to register and lodge the claim, however we will give you as much support and advice regarding preparation of grant applications as possible. Call our Solar Schools consultants on 1300 727 151, register your interest online or email us for further details.
From the time of the school's quotation acceptance we will start processing your account, saving a great deal of time. Each school will have their own designated account manager whom will be in contact with the school at each stage of the process. The account manger will be helpful, friendly, experienced and most importantly - easily contactable.
Bonuses include educational resources for teachers and
students, staff and parent discount on residential solar systems and much more! Learn
The National Solar Schools Program has endeavoured to make access to National Solar Schools Program funding as simple as possible - and with Energy Matters as your solar grid connect system supplier, we'll be there every step of the way to assist you, making it even easier!
The steps are as follows:
In addition to the Federal Government solar school grants, schools some states can access additional funding for renewable energy; allowing you to have an even larger grid connect system installed and freeing up funds for more renewable energy initiatives!
Beat the rush - register your interest today and you'll have clean, green solar power providing electricity to your school very soon!