Southland Solar Water Heating - Pilot to assess viabililty and gauge interest

Did you catch the article on Solar Water Heating in the Southland Express today? Here's the website referenced:

Wouldn't it be great if we could convince the council to follow Nelson's lead and fund this through a fixed rate loan over 10 years that you pay back through your rates (hence is tied to the property). They also waive consent fees!

If you're interested in finding out about a $500 or $1000 subsidy for solar water heating, it's an EECA led thing that's available to everyone via this site:

A significant part of the purpose of this initial phase is to gauge public interest in this, so the more people register interest / fill in the questionnaire, the better. Spread the word!!!