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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...
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
We recently completed a commercial off-grid solar PV & battery storage installation for one of Jackson’s Civil Engineering’s sites. This case study details the opportunity, solution and results of the project. The business Jackson is a regionally structured civil...read more
Extinction Rebellion is an international movement that uses non-violent disobedience to achieve radical change in environmental politics. London has been brought to a standstill. Since the 15th of April, protestors have occupied busy areas of the UK capital to raise...read more
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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
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
Tell me about your role and when you first started at Solar Plants?I first started at Solar Plants back in 2011 - I am one of the originals! My role has changed massively during this time, starting out as an Energy Adviser where I dealt with enquiries mainly from...read more