Buying in bulk gives Farming The Sun greater bargaining power and Mr Blakster said the organisation can get solar panels for 20 to 33 per cent off the retail price.
Tamworth resident Jim Booth had been “thinking about a solar system for ages”. He made an order with Farming The Sun, late last year and had the system installed in March.
His solar system was quoted at $11,920, but with the bulk buy discount, he only paid $8120.
“I’m very happy with the system,” he said.
“Being slightly techo-geeky, what I really like is the fact I get an email every morning that shows me how many kilowatt hours I generated for the previous day.