On-Grid, Off-Grid & Hybrid Solar

Solar Panels on Roof

Noosa Electric Co installs Advanced On-Grid AC Solar Solutions in Noosa and surrounding suburbs. On this page, we clarify the difference between On-Grid, Off-Grid and Hybrid Solar solutions.

Do You Know About AC Solar?

AC Solar is an advanced solar solution for Australian Homes and businesses. It holds advantages in safety, efficiency, scalability and longevity. Noosa Electric Co installs AC Solar solutions in Noosa and surrounding suburbs.

Relationship to the Grid

Solar installations can be configured to work in different ways with the public electricity grid. Generally, they fall into one of the following three categories:

  • On-Grid
  • Off-Grid
  • Hybrid

These distinctions explain how the solar energy is used. Explanations follow:


These systems do not use batteries and are connected to the public electricity grid. Any excess solar power that you generate can be exported to the electricity grid. (SRC: cleanenergyreviews.info)


An off-grid system is not connected to the electricity grid and therefore requires battery storage. (SRC: cleanenergyreviews.info)


Hybrid systems are connected to the grid and to battery storage. Depending on energy collection and usage needs, the grid and the battery work to provide an optimal system for the home. (SRC: cleanenergyreviews.info)

Our Solar Solutions
We provide On-Grid solar solutions which utilise advanced AC Solar technology.