Dunton Group Solar Installation



Another awesome opportunity for our team to work on a project for a business we frequent regularly with family and friends. The great people at Bass & Flinders Distillery are very conscious about their environmental impact and also the quality of their product. Making them a perfect fit to work with Dunton Group on their solar installation. The estimated lifetime savings for this system are $172,821 with a payback time of less than 3 years. 


Self-consumed energy:
CO2 reduction:                     23 tonnes CO2



Estimated lifetime savings: $172,821 
Solar export earnings p.a: $307 

Bass and Flinders Distillery Solar installation

When you’re creating some of the best gin you could ever taste, you’re likely to consume a lot of power in the process!

The solar consumed figures outlined above show the clean energy supplies to meet as much of the daily energy consumption as possible. 

Dunton Group specialize in designing and installing solar systems for maximum energy production to offset your consumption, for both commercial and residential clients.  

Annual Savings

The pre-solar annual energy bill was high due to the energy required to distill on site. With solar the bill has been reduced with  an estimated annual saving of $5,500+ 

Environmental Benefits

The solar system installed by Dunton Group has helped Bass & Flinders to reduce over 23 tonnes of carbon dioxide emissions. 

Solar Export Earnings

At peak production times the solar system produces more energy then the property can consume. The additional energy produced is sold back to the grid with estimated earnings of $307 p.a. 

Self Consumed Energy

Since the installation of the solar system this property is now using 36% self consumed energy.

solar installation Product Features

For Bass and Flinders Distillery solar installation we have opted to use a 15kw Fronius Symo inverter combined with Fronius energy meter and 50 SunPower solar panels. 


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Great Customer Support

Maximum Performance

Online Reporting & Monitoring

The solar installation includes access to Solar Web, enabling easy access to monitor the daily production and performance of the solar system.

PV Data 

The photovoltaic output can be monitored online, providing a simple way to track the electricity being produced from the energy of the sun.

Check System Performance

Make sure your solar system is performing as expected, catch any potential problems or issues with production immediately.


We are Sam and Tas Dunton, we lead the team at Dunton Group Electrical Services. A highly knowledgeable team with over twenty-five years in the electrical and solar industry. Our specialty is Solar and Heat Pumps throughout the Mornington Peninsula region and beyond.

We have a passion for Smart Energy and helping our clients achieve energy efficiency. Dunton Group are accredited members of the Clean Energy Council and offer a comprehensive Solar System design, supply & installation service.

We’re proud to provide our clients with the very best in solar technology, we carefully select the brands and products we use to ensure the highest quality system is installed that provides the best value for each individuals needs. 

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The Dunton Group are strong advocates of the benefits of solar power and green energy, our team are Mornington Peninsula locals who cherish this beautiful corner of the world that we’re lucky enough to call home. By providing homes and businesses with a reliable solar energy solution we’re doing our small bit to help the future of our planet.

  • CO2 Savings total – 15,000+ trees 
  • co2 savings total – 1 million + km’s 
  • $1,500,000+ total savings

Solar Panels

Satisfied Clients

Years of Experience

Tonnes of CO2 Reduction