Dependable Commercial Solar Systems in Newcastle and the Hunter Valley

Businesses of all sizes throughout the Newcastle and Hunter Valley region are installing commercial solar systems to help them cut costs and do their bit for the environment. HCB Solar can install, repair and maintain the very latest solar power systems. By utilising our state of the art solar panels, you can drastically reduce your energy bill and increase your bottom line.


Your current grid electricity costs, depending on your annual consumption and contract rate, range from $0.15 – $0.32 per kwh.  Click here to see a couple of cost analysis systems.

With solar panels, your electricity cost is $0.06 – $0.14 per kwh.  And this never increases for 20-35+ years.  Call 4964 1153 to find out how.

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Click here for our Commercial and Industrial Switch to Solar Checklist and click here for our Commercial and Industrial Solution Packages. Call 4964 1153 to Switch to Solar.


Your bill, roof area and site electrical mains are analysed to determine the most appropriate solar power system. A custom solar solution is then presented to you including finance options.


At this stage the design of your solar power system is finalised, your roof structural assessment is conducted and your grid application is submitted.


Once your materials have arrived at our warehouse, usually about 2 weeks, (whilst the Grid Application is being processed by Ausgrid or Essential Energy), our CEC Accredited Installers and electricians will have your system installed in efficient time – usually around 30kw per week.


The quality of the commercial solar systems HCB Solar designs, supplies and installs are reliable and superior.  Further, the solar panels we use and the way we design your system it will be self-cleaning. Therefore, the only maintenance you would need is if something does go wrong. The monitoring system we install automatically sends alerts to you and us if there is a problem.

We do offer Maintenance Contracts for 6 month and 12 month service calls if you would like. Contact HCB to find out more – 02 4040 4307.

We recommend you download and review this comprehensive guide titled “Guide to Installing Solar PV for Businesses and Industry” from the Clean Energy Council, who oversees our Accreditation, which will help ensure you make an informed decision.


We have built a solid reputation for installing quality solar power systems, with quality electrical work, throughout NSW and our client list includes CSIRO, Lake Macquarie and Newcastle City Councils, Lend Lease, NSW Dept Education, Hunter Water and many local commercial and industrial businesses.

HCB Solar has one of Australia’s most experienced technical teams available, including accomplished project management personnel, electricians, accredited designers and installers on staff.   We do not use sub-contractors.  We are ISO Certified 9001:Quality, 18001:Safety, 14001:Environment. In 2015 we installed 1100kw of Commercial Solar.

We will provide you with a single point of contact for your 20 years+ investment from the first phone call, through design, authority approvals, supply, installation and post sales service for warranty or repair issues.

We are a family run business operating in the Hunter since 1948.  Call 4964 1153 to find out more.


The threat of continued electricity price rises poses significant challenges for Australian Businesses. Installing a Commercial Solar Power system represents a solution, which can reduce electricity costs immediately and significantly cut business risk going forward. Solar energy is a significant aspect of any business’ sustainability and cost efficiencies program.

Solar Energy on site offers:

  • High Investment Returns
  • Immediate Cost Reduction
  • Reduced Business Risk
  • Reduced Carbon Emissions & makes a Visual Statement
  • Shading of your roof and associated cooling effects
  • Nil capital outlay / Cash flow positive options available

For more information on how commercial solar systems can save your business money, please contact us or call HCB Solar on 02 4040 4307. We work with businesses throughout Newcastle and the Hunter Valley.


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The new LG NeON® R at a similar physical size reached an incredible 360W (20.8% efficiency)!

This makes it ideal for solar systems seeking visually pleasing panels and for roofs where space is tight.

The NeON® R is also the right panel when future solar system expansion is considered. Or as a combo install of panels and solar energy storage via batteries as well as electric vehicle charging. The LG NeON® R is a very powerful module. The 30 multi-ribbon busbars at the rear of the module sets a new standard of innovation. It is the result of LG’s extensive solar R&D investment.

The LG NeON® 2 has seen many improvements, from

  • longer warranties,
  • higher efficiency,
  • stronger frames,
  • better wind loading.

is ideal for homes seeking a visually pleasing solar panel. And for roofs where space is tight or where you are considering future system expansions (e.g. to incorporate battery storage or electric car charging). The LG NeON® modules have double sided cells and CELLO technology absorb light from the front and the back of the cell. This technology sets a new standard for innovation and is internationally awarded.

The latest Mono X® Plus benefits from years of LG research. The fifth generation LG Mono X® Plus offers:

  • long warranties,
  • high efficiency,
  • strong frames,
  • Australia’s highest wind loading panel.

The LG Mono X® Plus will provide many years of clean, reliable energy. Choosing the high quality Mono X® Plus is an investment in superior standards of design, manufacture, back up support and warranties.

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