FAQs

If you have any questions about solar panels or our services, use the Q & A’s below to help, alternatively, we are always happy to help via 0844 850 8410 or our online contact form.

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Solar PV
What is Solar PV? Click to toggle
How much electricity does a PV system generate? Click to toggle
Will a solar PV system save me money on my energy bills? Click to toggle
How much does a PV system cost? Click to toggle
Will I be eligible for the Feed-in Tarrif Scheme? Click to toggle
What is MCS? Click to toggle
Do I need to inform my Energy Supplier? Click to toggle
How long will a system take to pay for itself? Click to toggle
Is the UK really a good place for a solar power system? Click to toggle
How big does my roof need to be? Click to toggle
Survey
Will my home or building need to be surveyed? Click to toggle
What information do you need from a survey? Click to toggle
Can I send you the information you need myself? Click to toggle
How long will a survey take? Click to toggle
Do I need to be with you whilst you survey? Click to toggle
Will you need to make any mess whilst you are surveying? Click to toggle
Do I need to do anything to prepare for your survey visit? Click to toggle
Design
Do you properly design my solar PV system? Click to toggle
Can I see the design for my system? Click to toggle
How long does it take to design a solar PV system? Click to toggle
What things do you consider when you're designing my system? Click to toggle
Installation
Do you have to use scaffolding when you're fitting my solar PV system? Click to toggle
Do you make a lot of noise when you're fitting my solar PV system? Click to toggle
Can anyone install a solar PV system? Click to toggle
Repair
Can you fix my existing Solar PV system? Click to toggle
Do solar PV systems often break down? Click to toggle
Can I repair my solar PV system myself? Click to toggle
Miscellaneous
Do I need Planning Permission? Click to toggle
How do you know my roof will be strong enough? Click to toggle
What is kWh? Click to toggle
What is an Inverter? Click to toggle
Do you design PV systems that you are not installing yourself? Click to toggle
How long does an installation take? Click to toggle
How can I tell what my solar PV system is doing? Click to toggle