Heating water is the biggest single source of greenhouse gas emissions in an average Australian household (if you don’t count the car). The Australian government is encouraging Australian households and community organizations to switch to solar hot water systems technologies by providing generous solar hot water rebates and subsidies!

solar hot water

By installing a solar hot water service or heat pump, you’ll not only be lessening your family’s environmental impact through reducing carbon emissions, but  also saving money on an ongoing basis. This is through free hot water courtesy of the sun and Energy Matters’ deeply discounted prices on hot water equipment. Submit your details for a free, no-obligation quote!

Energy Matters only recommends the very best in heat pump and solar hot water products. We can arrange installation throughout Australia and our partners have completed hundreds of projects nation wide! Contact us via email or call us on 1800 EMATTERS (1800 362 883) for free, no-obligation advice.

Solar hot water quote

Get a free quote!

Find out your rebate eligibility and how much you can save on solar hot water for your home or business using our free, no-obligation solar hot water quoting system.

How solar hot water works

Solar hot water explained

How do solar hot water systems work? How much energy and money can you save? Can you retrofit to an existing hot water service? Read our brief guide to solar hot water.

Solar hot water rebates

Solar hot water systems rebates

Rebates and carbon credits on new and retrofit solar hot water systems can save you a ton of money! Learn more about the various solar hot water rebates available.

Solar hot water components

Solar hot water components

Quality, durability, reliability and low maintenance; all the things you deserve. Read more about the quality components in our solar hot water systems.

Accredited solar hot water installers

Installation network

We have accredited solar hot water installers across Australia who can ensure your new system is installed hassle free and for maximum efficiency.

Frequently asked questions about solar hot water

Solar hot water FAQ

Do you have questions about solar hot water? View commonly asked questions and answers in our solar hot water FAQ

Flat plate vs evacuated tube systems

Flat plate vs. evacuated tube

Which is the best type of collector for your solar hot water system? Learn more in our article on evacuated tube vs. flat plate collectors and view performance efficiency comparisons.

stainless vs vitreous enamel tanks

Stainless vs. glass tanks

When used in solar hot water applications, which is better; a stainless steel or vitreous enamel (glass) lined hot water tank? A few points to help you in your decision as to what hot water tank suits your needs and situation.

Solar heat pumps

What is a heat pump?

Usually when you think of solar hot water, panels and a collector tank spring to mind. A heat pump utilises technology that doesn’t require panels! Learn more about heat pumps, generous rebates available or view our range.

Solar thermal - hydronics systems

Solar thermal/hydronics

Solar power heated water can be used in commercial and industrial settings, plus also heat your entire home! Learn more about solar hydronics.

Solar hot water systems showcase

Some of our hot water projects

Energy Matters has installed hundreds of solar hot water systems around the nation. View some images of our more recent solar hot water projects.

Comments from our customers

Client testimonials and reviews

Our clients tell the story. Read recent reviews from some of the many happy customers who have purchased renewable energy systems from Energy Matters.

About Energy Matters

About Energy Matters

We’ve installed more renewable energy systems than just about anyone in Australia! Learn more about our organization and our team.

Our renewable energy vision

Our solar vision

Our vision and philosophy is all about a greener future accessible to all Australians via clean energy production. At Energy Matters, we walk the solar talk; lobbying the government, planting trees and providing education.

Contact our friendly team

Contact our expert team

Need professional advice and not just a sales pitch? Our friendly team is here to help with free, no-obligation advice for your specific requirements or you can use our quoting system.

A correctly installed solar hot water system can start saving you money straight away, while doing your bit towards a cleaner, greener planet. Contact us today via email or on 1800 EMATTERS (1800 362 883) and speak to our friendly, knowledgeable team