Residential Solar Monitoring Systems

Accurate Monitoring Options for all Residential Solar Systems in Newcastle and the Hunter Valley

Residential solar systems give households of all sizes the power to take control of their energy usage. By using the solar power monitoring technology from HCB Solar, you will be able to reliably gauge exactly how much energy your household is consuming. All data is given in real time with a broad range of useful information provided. HCB Solar are the leading solar power experts in Newcastle and the Hunter Valley. When it comes to solar energy solutions, we’re the team you need.

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Monitoring your solar power system will provide you with a range of information. Our solar energy monitoring systems also sends you a HCB Solar alert when things are not working properly and in many cases is available as an app on your smart phone! It all depends on what Inverter and what monitoring package you choose.

The information that can be provided covers:

  • what your solar system is generating
  • what your home is consuming
  • $ being saved
  • greenhouse gases being reduced
  • and a few other options depending on choice of monitoring package.


Once your solar system is installed you can measure its performance in real time, access a wide range of information via wireless connection, your PC and web browser; plus, have alerts sent via email. Installation and initial operation of a data logger is quick and simple.

The level of monitoring you require will determine which products we use in your system’s design.

The type of monitoring you get is determined by the inverter you choose.

Generally, monitoring is available with modern day inverters however some consumers want more information than just their system production.

There are also available external monitoring systems that can allow you to measure, in real time, other elements of household usage.

There are a range of products available, however we find the most streamlined are the SMA inverters and the Fronius range of smart meters to go with Fronius inverters.

For details on our residential solar systems monitoring, please contact us or call HCB Solar on 02 4040 4307. We operate 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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