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Social Energy ExplainedWho, what, and why have we partnered with them?Social Energy is a part of the revolution which is changing the way we use energy for the better. By using AI, battery storage and solar PV, consumers can take control of their energy. Who is Social...
Battery storage explained Solar battery storage systems are designed to capture surplus solar energy, that would usually be exported to the grid, storing it for use later in the evening.Sonnen batteries With the latest industry advancements such as Time-Of Use...read more
Go solar and generate your own clean energy this summer!Solar Plants has helped over 8,000 homeowners achieve energy efficiency with solar PV. Solar is more popular than ever before, allowing homeowners to participate in the clean energy transition so urgently needed...read more
Using real-life examples, we explain how solar PV, battery storage, time-of-use tariffs, smart charging and EVs work together. 1. Solar PV At a domestic property, you will usually be limited to installing 4-5 kWh of PV without requiring permission from your...read more
News & Updates
As a company, we pride ourselves on the quality of the solar PV equipment we install. A homeowner's investment in solar PV technology is considerable and therefore require the reassurance that the system has been designed to last for the long-term. Whilst a number...read more
Solar Plants WINS Solar PV Installer of the Year!Wales Energy Efficiency AwardsWe are delighted to be the winner of Solar PV Installer of the Year at the Wales Energy Efficiency Awards! In our third year of winning, this latest award recognises the continued hard...read more
We have a number of self build and home improvement shows across the country in 2019 and we have exclusive free tickets to these events! Grand Designs Live: London Saturday 4th - Sunday 12th May Based on the Channel 4 series and presented by Kevin McCloud, the...read more
Stuff We Love
We wanted to say a big hello to any new or returning visitors to our website and social media channels by putting together a little blog with 10 things that you didn’t know about us!Snowdon, Wales 1. We’re based in South Wales! If you’ve spoken to us recently at an...read more
Meet the team: Nicky This weekend, we're introducing you to Solar Plants team member, Nicky! If you have contacted us about upgrading your existing solar PV system, you may have spoken with Nicky already, or if you're thinking of contacting us about upgrading, it may...read more
Meet the team: Oliver This week, we’re introducing you to the Managing Director, Oliver. Tell me about when you first started at Solar Plants. Solar Plants began in 2011 as a family business. My father, Tom, was looking for a solar energy solution for his home but he...read more