Andy Sendy

Solar Industry Expert


Solar panels | Industry trends | Solar company management

About Andy Sendy

Andy Sendy is a well-known and trusted figure within the solar industry with more than 15 years of experience.

His video reviews of the leading brands of solar panels and home energy storage batteries are a must-watch each year for both homeowners and solar industry professionals alike.

In 2021, an article he wrote about a clause in the Tesla solar panel rental contract caused Tesla to change this clause within days.

He was the founder of Solar Wholesalers, now the largest solar panel installation company in South Australia, has owned and operated solar projects in Japan, and is Chairman of Solar Investments, a company that publishes several of the best rooftop solar-related consumer education websites in America.

Andy has sat across the kitchen table with thousands of people who have considered solar. His background as a corporate lawyer and a financial analyst gives him a unique insight into the information consumers need.

His special skill is his ability to identify criteria that homeowners can use to determine the difference between good and bad solar companies

Articles by Andy Sendy

Pros and cons of Tier 1 vs. Tier 2 solar panels

What is a tier 1 and tier 2 solar panel? What efficiency do I get from these types of solar panels?

Written by Andy Sendy

How hot do solar panels get and how does it affect my system?

Solar panels are hotter than the air temperature around them, this heat reduces their efficiency but the overall performance of your solar system will remain at enough capacity to power your home.

Written by Andy Sendy

Solar panel maintenance: Everything you need to know

Solar panel maintenance is easy. We tell you what you need to do and how often to keep your solar panels in top shape.

Written by Andy Sendy

Where can I compare solar panel prices online?

Why SolarReviews is the best solar cost calculator for price comparison

Written by Andy Sendy

How long do solar panels actually last?

Do solar panels go bad? What is a solar panel's typical life expectancy? Can you do anything to make them last longer? We answer these questions - and more.

Written by Andy Sendy

How much does it cost to charge a Tesla?

The average cost to fully charge a Tesla at home is between $13 and $18. But, total charging costs vary with the car model, electricity prices, and the charger you use.

Written by Andy Sendy