Solar Energy

What’s the Average Electricity Bill in the UK? 

The recent rise in gas and electric bills in the UK in 2024 compared to previous years has skewed the idea of an “average” bill. If you’re wondering what your bill should run for...

How Many Solar Panels Do I Need to Power My House?

With the rising threat of climate change combined with advancements in solar energy, rapidly falling prices, and generous tax incentives, going solar has never been more appealing or affordable.  If you’re considering making the switch,...

How Big Are Solar Panels?

For those looking to create a more sustainable home lifestyle, the choice of solar panels includes various factors - from space efficiency to financial investment. The size of solar panels informs how many you...

The Complete Guide to Solar Inverters

It doesn’t matter whether you install an on-grid, off-grid, or hybrid residential solar power system.  You need at least one solar inverter. Depending on the size and type of solar panel array you choose, you may...

The Ultimate Guide to DIY Solar Panel Installation

Embarking on a DIY solar panel installation can be rewarding, offering significant cost savings and a better understanding of your home’s energy systems. We’ll help guide you to simplify the process, from initial planning...

What Are Solar Panels Made Of?

If you’re considering buying solar panels, also called photovoltaics, you may want to know what materials go into making them. Photovoltaic manufacturing is surprisingly not that complicated, and they’re made mostly with relatively simple...

Portable vs Standby Generator: Which One Is Right for You?

Whether you’re looking to power an off-grid adventure or provide energy security for your home, there’s a generator that’s right for you. Up until recently, traditional fossil fuel portable and standby generators were the only...

Do Solar Panels Need Direct Sunlight?

If you’ve ever wondered if solar panels need direct sunlight or if they can work in the shade, you’ve come to the right place.  While the answer may seem like a simple yes or no,...

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