How are solar panels installed?

How are solar panels installed

If you are thinking about moving to solar energy one of the first questions that you will want an answer to is How are solar panels installed? You’ll also want to know how they are fixed to the roof and you’ll definitely what to know about their cost! The aim of this post is to explain the step […]

No VAT on Solar Batteries

Solax Battery

Did you know that there since 1st February 2024 there has been no VAT on Solar Batteries? In December 2023, the UK government revealed its plans to broaden the VAT relief already applicable to Solar Panels and other energy-saving materials to encompass Solar Batteries. This provides another great reason for households to move to Solar […]

How are Solar Panels Fixed to the Roof?

Solar Panels Cornwall

If you are thinking about getting solar panels, something you may be asking is how are solar panels fixed to the roof? The process involves a careful selection of roof attachment types, mounting systems, flashing, and waterproofing techniques, racking and framing solutions, as well as fastening methods and hardware. However, there’s more to it than […]

All about buying or selling a home with solar panels

buying or selling a home with solar panels

Are you considering buying or selling a home with solar panels? Solar power has become increasingly popular in recent years due to its environmental benefits and potential cost savings. But before you consider moving to solar power, it’s important to understand the implications it can have on the buying and selling process. From evaluating the […]

Octopus Agile & GivEnergy Battery Storage

If you are thinking of moving to solar energy then you must read about the Octopus Agile Tariff and GivEnergy Battery Storage and together how much of a game changer they are. The Agile Smart Tariff stands out as the pioneer in combining 100% green energy with Plunge Pricing, aiding the collective effort towards achieving […]

How many solar panels can I fit on my roof?

Image shows how many solar panels can fit on the roof of a home

When considering the installation of solar panels on a roof, one of the crucial questions that arises is how many panels can fit. The answer to this question depends on numerous factors. The size and orientation of the roof, as well as any obstructions such as chimneys or skylights must be looked at. Shading is […]

What Are The Pros And Cons Of Solar Panels?

Pros and Cons of Solar Panels

Solar panels offer a number and pros and cons to the growing concerns of climate change and rising energy costs. These innovative devices harness the power of the sun to generate electricity, providing a renewable and environmentally friendly alternative to traditional energy sources. With their numerous advantages, it’s no wonder that solar panels have gained […]

Do I need a battery for my solar system?

Three Growatt Batteries

Batteries for a solar system are gaining popularity due to various factors, as we’ll elaborate on here. Once considered a novelty, solar storage is now a practical option for numerous homeowners, not limited to those seeking to go completely “off-grid”. Technological advancements and attractive government incentives and tariffs have played significant roles in making this […]

Solar Panels – Are They Worth It?

another Large solar panel on red roof

We are continually told that solar panels save us money on our energy bills and that they can earn us money too. Solar Panels are a popular option for those who want to cut costs while producing eco-friendly energy. But it is important to understand if the calculations really make it worth your while. The blog will […]

SolarGain, An MCS Accredited Installer

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In the constantly changing realm of renewable energy, an MCS Accredited Solar Installer plays a key role. MCS accreditation means responsibility and excellence in the solar industry. Beyond setting a high installation standard, this accreditation offers numerous advantages to both installers and customers. In summary this blog will underline the importance of MCS Accreditation and its positive […]