Tag - solar

Solar panel removal

There are all sorts of reasons you may want your solar panels moved or removed: Building an extension which involves changes to the roof Loft conversions with dormers or roof windows Poorly fitted 'free' systems (although we can repair or tidy these up instead) In cases of having building work...

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OFGEM confirms October 2015 Feed in Tariff rates

Ofgem has published the Feed-in-Tariff rates for solar PV from 1 October to 31 December. As the total installed capacity over the last two quarters has not hit degression triggers, there is to be an automatic degression across all tariff bands. The rates applicable to the most common sizes of installation are shown below.  Size...

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Are you rushing to beat the FIT reduction deadline? Don’t!

Don't believe their lies! DECC release new installation figures - no PV FIT regression on 1st October 2014 If a solar panel salesperson has advised you to hurry in order to get your installation done before the Feed in Tariff reduction deadline, then my advice is to tell them where to...

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4kW with 14 panels! Our new Seraphim 285W mono solar panels have arrived

Seraphim 285W mono panel Many people opt for the largest system that their roof will accommodate in order to get the best economy of scale. For people struggling for roof space, Seraphim have just introduced their 285W monocrystalline solar panel. Measuring 1580 mm x 1064 mm, this solar panel is physically no...

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Solar PV Feed in Tariff cuts – don’t believe the hype!

July is almost upon us and with it comes another solar PV Feed in Tariff regression. Don't panic though! Unless you're planning a solar panel installation that's 50kW or bigger (200+ solar panels), the cut won't affect you. That's not stopping some of our more disreputable competitors from scaremongering. If your installer...

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Solar panels better than a pension, says Minister!

Energy minister says those approaching retirement should consider putting some of their savings into solar panels because they would deliver a better financial return than a pension Minister Greg Barker declares solar panels "better than a pension" Installing solar panels on household roofs is a better investment than a pension, a...

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