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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...
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
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
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! Grand Designs Live: London Saturday 4th - Sunday 12th May Based on the Channel 4 series and presented by Kevin McCloud, the...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...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...read more
Stuff We Love
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
Tell me about your role and when you first started at Solar Plants? I began at Solar Plants about 5 years ago and I run the off-grid and hybrid energy storage department. I design and install renewable energy power systems at domestic, commercial and...read more
Tell me about your role and when you started at Solar Plants. I started at Solar Plants around 5 years ago, initially educating the public on solar PV and how existing solar owners could upgrade their system. I have now been a part of the Self Build and...read more