How to start my solar project

With the ongoing energy crisis within South Africa, countless homes and businesses are investing in solar power as a reliable solution. As an increasing number of businesses and household solar power systems pop up around the country, many people are left wondering about how to actually start their solar project.


Rooftop solar panel installation is not a short-term solution, but rather a long-term solution that pays off handsomely in the long run. As one of the leading names in South African solar photovoltaic (PV) plant development, Soventix strives to help you turn your solar dream into a reality.


Questions to consider


While our friendly engineers are ready and waiting to answer all your questions, here are some that you should consider before taking the step towards efficient and effective green living.


  • Am I the owner of the building? If not, do I have written permission to install solar on the property?
  • Do I live in a residential estate, or work in an office complex? You will then require written permission from the body corporate.
  • On average, how much electricity does your home or business use each month?
  • Do you have a solid roof, or an open area that is north, west or east facing?


Starting your project through Soventix


Once you have filled in our online contact form, we will contact you and arrange a meeting. Our engineers will then visit your premises in order to evaluate its solar potential.

With solar projects of any size, planning is crucial. Through expert design and careful planning we will test sustainability, economic value as well as ecological value.


As a solar engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) company, we handle the complete process, providing quality control throughout. As a result of our extensive planning process, our solutions are tailor-made, meaning that you only pay for what you need.


We also offer solar power financing solutions, working closely with financial institutions that specialise in renewable energy. We will define an extensive financial plan and evaluate your capital needs based on your financial situation.

In addition to this, we will also inform you about tax breaks and other benefits of having a solar system installed. We work closely with our clients, identifying possible government grants, supporting you through the application process.


Contact Soventix today


Investing in solar power has never been easier. Simply fill out our short contact form and one of our solar experts will be in touch.

If you have any further questions or inquiries, you can also contact us via:


Office number: +27 (0) 21 852 7333



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