Installing solar panels in your home or business can bring huge benefits from reducing your carbon foot print to making savings on your monthly bills.
As a renewable energy source solar power is the green alternative to non-renewable energy sources such as gas, coal and nuclear power. By installing solar panels your carbon footprint will be reduced.
There are also lots of financial benefits to installing solar PV in your house.
- Extra income via feed in tariff: One of the great benefits of solar PV is the opportunity to earn some extra income via the Governments Feed-in Tariff. The feed in tariff rewards homeowners with solar panels by paying them for every Kilowatt of energy they produce.
- Reduce house bills: Your home or business takes the energy it needs directly from the solar panels, meaning you do not need to pay energy companies instead. If you find you sometimes need more energy than the solar panels can produce you can buy top up electricity from the National Grid at a usual rate.
Invest in the future
By installing solar panels you are investing in the future. The increased interest in renewable energy means that solar panels can increase the value of the property by up to 10%. Plus once installed solar panels lasts 30-40 years making them a great long term investment.