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Solar Panel Customer Satisfaction Awards 2023

We asked 598 Aussies to rate their solar panels based on performance, maintenance, features and more. Here’s which ones came out on top.

Finder Awards Winner Solar Energy Logo Solargain

Solargain Logo


Solargain topped our rankings for solar panel providers, with customers giving it 4 out of 5 or above across all categories. It scored the highest for performance and features, functionality and safety. All the respondents surveyed said they'd definitely recommend Solargain to others. Apart from its strong positioning in our Customer Satisfaction Awards, Solargain also offers additional perks such as access to Qantas Points, the option to sign up to a solar plan with a $0 deposit and an Aussie-based customer support team.

Highly commended

Solahart Logo


Solahart has taken out the silver medal with the provider scoring strongly for performance. It boasts having tested its products for the harshest of Australian conditions and will even back them with a 25-year warranty on select systems. Around 94% of those surveyed say they would recommend Solahart.

Jinko Solar logo

JinKo Solar

Coming in third place was one of the larger solar panel manufacturers, JinKo. It was ranked well by customers for performance, cleaning and maintenance, features, functionality and safety. Similar to Solahart, 94% of customers said they would recommend JinKo. The manufacturer has a strong focus on research and development which is clear from its range of products, plus it has access to a range of Clean Energy Council Accredited solar installers.

Solar panel provider ratings 2023

BrandOverall satisfactionCustomers who'd recommend
SolarGain logo★★★★★ 4.50/5100%
Solahart logo★★★★★ 4.43/594%
Jinko Solar★★★★★ 4.38/594%
Solar Bright logo★★★★★ 4.23/594%
Sun Boost logo★★★★★ 4.20/588%
Arise Solar logo★★★★★ 4.15/592%
Origin Energy★★★★★ 4.15/590%

Why you can trust our awards

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Expert analysis

Finder worked with leading insights company Dynata to survey nearly 20,000 Australians across almost 200 categories for our Customer Satisfaction Awards program.


They're comprehensive

We asked 548 Australians to rate their solar energy provider based on several factors including whether they would recommend it to a friend.


They're independent

Some winners may be partners but this never influences our decisions. All winners are based on a clear methodology and must meet editorial standards.

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