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What is a 1.5kW Solar System?

You would have seen it advertised heavily across many different mediums but have you ever stopped to wonder what really was a ‘1.5kW’ solar power system?

Many people find the foray into solar confusing and when you are bombarded with random sizes, prices and outlandish guarantees it can be all seem overwhelming actually understanding what you are getting for your money.

So what is this solar energy system?

A kilowatt (kW) is the theoretical unit that energy is measured in. So a 1.5kW system is the measurement of the 1.5 kilowatts (or 1500 watts) of combined DC power – as rated by the size of the solar panels.