Solar PV

Photovoltaic (PV) panels provide a clean and sustainable power source by harnessing the sun's energy to generate electricity. This electricity can be used in the home or fed back into the grid, reducing carbon emissions


The Heppelthwaite Green Home
has installed a
16 Panel 4kWp Solar PV System

Annual Savings & Income
£860

Annual Carbon Reduction
3,300 kgCO2

For advice on installing Solar PV on your property please contact us




Benefits of Solar PV
  • Generate your own clean and renewable Electricity
  • Receive a tax free, index linked income for all the electricity you product, whether you use it or not.
  • Receive a 7-10% return on your investment, guaranteed for 20 years through the Government 'Feed in Tariff' Scheme (FITs)
  • Sell back any electricity you don't use to your electrical supplier and receive further paybacks.
  • Help support the UK's carbon reduction targets and reduce your own carbon footprint.
  • Requires almost no maintenance, with panels guaranteed for 20 years.
  • Protection from fluctuating Energy Prices
  • Easy to install on most buildings with no planning restrictions*
  • *Minor planning restrictions apply to conservation areas, listed building etc.
FAQ
  • Q. How does a solar PV system work?
  • Q. How does the Feed-in Tariff (FIT) scheme work?
  • Q. What is MCS?
  • Q. How Much Electricity and Income will a PV system produce?
  • Q. How do you set up the Feed in Tariff?
  • Q. Is Solar PV suitable for my home?
  • Q. Will I need Planning Permission?
  • Q. How much does it cost?
  • Q. What about the ‘Rent a Roof’ Schemes?
  • Q. I’m interested what should I do next?