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We are overjoyed to be named Solar PV Installer of the year at the Regional Energy Efficiency Awards - what an amazing way to start our 2018! It was another spectacular event hosted by the Energy Efficiency and Healthy Homes Awards. We’d like to say a huge thank you...
As a solar PV owner, it’s important to make the most out of your generated PV energy to maximise savings, in turn being more energy efficient and increasing the positive effect you are having on the environment. Switch usage times When possible, use appliances during...read more
For more information about off grid energy, click the button below. "Is my solar generating enough energy to power my house?" "Are my batteries sufficiently charged to run my shower?" "Is it time to turn on my generator?" These are some of the worries and hassles that...read more
For more information about upgrading your broken solar inverter, please click below. Knowing if your inverter is broken is crucial to ensure that you are getting the most from your solar PV system, in terms of generating electricity, and earning money from the...read more
News & Updates
The National Self Build & Renovation Show returns for a packed three days of live demonstrations, free seminars and an unrivaled line up of experts on hand to share their advice. It’s a brilliant event if you are thinking about extending your home, renovating a tired...read more
We’re so excited that the agricultural show season has started again! Agricultural shows are a great day out for families or with friends, often with food stalls, competitions, shows and displays, there is something for everyone! The Solar Plants trailer is fully...read more
With so much to consider before taking on a self build project; from researching products and plots to finding trusted tradesmen and sticking to budgets, sometimes we just want the answers to our questions in one simple place! We have put together a comprehensive list...read more
Stuff We Love
Right now we’re up against the biggest environmental threats that our generation, or any generation, has ever faced. Wildlife we love, like elephants, turtles and polar bears, are at risk from the effects of climate change, pollution & over-consumption. The damage has...read more
International Women's Day celebrates the achievements of women, as well as acting as a catalyst for change when it comes to gender equality. It has been observed for over 100 years and is now marked around the world. We're celebrating some of the strong, passionate...read more
We would like to praise our friends at Giakonda for their amazing work installing solar panels for schools in Africa, resulting in a thoroughly well deserved HubCymru Africa Award! Solar Plants have donated a number of solar panels for the schools and we’re so proud...read more