The Essential System is a basic off-grid solar system that powers holiday homes, weekenders and small homes that have been built or designed with sustainability in mind.
Ideal for low consumption users, the Essential Stand-Alone Power System offers a perfect green solution for your efficient dwelling or holiday retreat without the ongoing commitment of the cost of grid connection. It provides clean and dependable electricity during times of occupancy and maintains your essential loads while you’re away, all in a simple solar system.
High quality components which gives you dependable grid quality power, day & night.
User friendly, pre-programmed automated operation.
Tried and tested technology in Australia.
All applicable safety standards are exceeded; concealed wiring; sealed batteries. We take our safety, standards and regulations responsibilities very seriously.
The option to monitor your energy consumption and battery health locally or remotely.
Off-Grid Energy Australia’s Essential Solar System requires a small amount of space and fits neatly in your utility shed. The Essential Power basic off-grid solar system is pre-wired, programmed, and assembled in our workshop, ready for installation. Solar panels can be mounted on your roof or on adjustable ground frames.
Each of our off-grid stand-alone solar systems incorporates;
It will utilise any combination of
depending on what’s best suited to your site, needs and circumstances.
3300W (up to 30mins) / 3000W (cont. at 25°C)
5170W (5 secs) / 5750W (1 sec) (total load)
OPERATIONAL RANGE (°C)
-40°C / +60°C
CHARGING CURRENT (24V)
92% – 93% (depending on model)
Fixed; Hardwired to application
Leading component warranties; 5 year installation warranty
Home Energy Monitor (included)
BATTERY SELECTION (24V)
8kWh (c100-330Ah) – 20kWh (c100-830Ah)
POWER INPUT RANGE (DC)
500W – 5.75kW
POWER INPUT TYPES
Solar panels, wind turbines & fuel generators
Our systems have highly advanced inverter and charger technology. We will install one or more solar inverters with Maximum Power Point Tracking (MPPT) as well as deep cycle sealed gel, or lithium ion batteries. These components can use any combination of solar panels, wind turbines, micro-hydro or fuel generators, depending on what your family and property needs are.
Chat with one of our friendly team and let them help you find the right solution on 1300 334 839
Federal government rebates exist for eligible applicants, ranging from $1,700 – $30,000 depending on how much renewable energy is included in the final system.
Renewable Energy Fraction
Maximising your renewable energy sources will minimise ongoing generator costs.
For sites that do not have a suitable enclosure to house our AdaptUnit then the EnergyBox might be required at an additional cost.
To accurately design your ideal off-grid solar system and provide you with a quote, we need to understand your property’s power usage.
We do this by asking you to complete an Energy Load Profile in which you list all the appliances and utilities that use power with an estimate of their usage amount. Once this is completed, we can recommend the best system design and size for you.
You can download this form here.
The Shed Power systems are our smallest hardwired standalone power options. Designed for very small loads – such as a fridge, a TV, and a few lights – these systems are ideal for the man cave or the back shed
The Complete System is the most versatile of our Standalone Power product range, capable of powering a broad range of medium to large properties.
Off-grid power systems supply electricity to properties that are not connected to the public electricity network. These systems are often referred to as “stand-alone power systems” (SAPS).