So what is Solar PV and how can it help me?
Using your solar power to generate cheap,
Solar panels convert the power from the sun which lights our world into a flow of electricity we can then harness this and use it to supply your home or business just like your normal supply through your meter. These work even when not directly sunny and although are best on a south facing roof they can still be very effective if you roof space faces to east or west.
The Energy Saving Trust has a great site dedicated to Solar PV, as well as lots of other ideas for saving energy.
There are many reasons so many people are deciding to install panels;
Due to the feed in tariffs they provide a safe investment with a high ~8-10% return every year for 25 years
Protect against energy price rises
How many more 10-18% prices rise will there be?
With new infrastructure to be built the big companies still want to make big profits.
Each system can save 1000+kg of CO2 per year.
It’s a big saving and a great way to reduce your carbon footprint.