Cost Comparison

Stay with Retailer

$0

savings over 25 years

  • Not resalable
  • New house requires new contract
  • Single site
  • Customer using 25kWh/day
  • Retail price -= 26c/kWh
  • Transmission fee = 13c/kWh
  • Connection fee = $1/day
  • Inflation = 2%
  • Total cost over 25 years = $87,683

Genius Energy

$39,900

savings over 25 years

  • Strong resale value
  • Moves house with you
  • Multiple site
  • $15,000 set up cost
  • Battery storage included
  • Total cost over 25 years = $47,812

Rooftop Solar

$37,700

savings over 25 years

  • Poor resale value
  • Stays behind when you move house
  • Single site
  • Installation cost of $17,000 (All subsidies and STC’s built in)
  • Battery included
  • Feed-in tariff of 11c/kWh
  • $7,000 refurbishment every 10 years
  • Total cost over 25 years = $50,012