If I get solar my feed in rate will be only 8 cents per kWh for any electricity I export to the grid - is that worth the investment? Finn Peacock November 16, 2017 10:44 Updated Follow It depends! I go into great detail about why here. Related articles I use 95% of my electricity after 6pm - should I get solar? Are solar panels hail resistant? What inverter brands do you trust? I want to mount my panels a long way from the switchboard - how thick should the cable to the switchboard be to minimise voltage drop? How will my off peak hot water service work with my solar system? Comments 0 comments Please sign in to leave a comment.