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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! The Homebuilding and Renovating Show: Farnborough Saturday 19th - Sunday 20th January The Homebuilding and Renovating Show is...
Recently, with so many news stories on climate change and global warming, more pressure is being applied to governments to take action. One idea which many are considering and already implementing is a carbon tax and carbon pricing. The carbon tax is levied on the...read more
Globally, attitudes are changing and people are more aware that drastic changes are required to protect our planet. Ecosystems around the world will be devastated and their animal inhabitants will face extinction. This will have a chain reaction and affect human...read more
Mr Baines embarked on his self-build journey, designing and converting an old stable building into a dream home for him and his family. The build itself took just over 1 year to complete, however, there was one fundamental element missing – power! The electricity...read more
News & Updates
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! The Homebuilding and Renovating Show: Farnborough Saturday 19th - Sunday 20th January The Homebuilding and Renovating Show is...read more
Over 1 million homeowners in the UK have chosen to generate their own electricity using solar PV, with the benefit of receiving up to £7,000 in tax-free income from the Government incentive scheme. Currently, the Government will pay you for generating your own solar...read more
We’re looking forward to exhibiting at our first Homebuilding and Renovating Show, taking place in Harrogate on the 2nd-4th November. Our team will be at stand B422 to answer all of your questions about incorporating solar PV into your project. The show offers a...read more
Stuff We Love
The winter chill has set in which for many of us means; the heating is turned up, the Christmas films are on, stews are in the oven and lights are on earlier and for longer. These little winter luxuries all ultimately lead to higher energy consumption and increased...read more
Tell me about your role and when you started at Solar Plants. I am the Sales Manager at Solar Plants overseeing various different departments within the company including; our Self-Build and Renovation Department, online live chat service and agricultural show teams...read more
The colder temperatures are certainly embracing us here at Solar Plants’ HQ in South Wales, although we’re lucky to still have such beautiful Autumn/Winter sunshine. We’re sure our customers are happy about this too, as they continue to produce free solar energy to...read more