PV solar panel installations in the Uniterd Kingdom.

How to heat hot water with PV solar panels in the UK.

"Offers additional usefulness for PV."

PV (photovoltaic) solar panels provide free immersion heating in the UK

Enjoy a hot bath and put the washing machine on when the sun shines. Traditionally, solar heating panels and evacuated tubes were popular until the advent of PV-heating converters. Divert surplus power to heat your water tank. Divert surplus power to heat your water tank with this savvy addition to your photovoltaic system.

In a nutshell:

This nifty device means you don't have to pay to import expensive electricity for hot water. Water heating is typically 25% of a household's costs. Water temperatures raised to 75 deg Celcius between March to October.

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"Installation to an emersion heater tank with minimum fuss when working with a local Part P qualified electrician. We are currently working on 3-4 days delivery."

Find out how and why to install this product.

Common questions about PV solar heating systems

What savings can I expect?

DIY installations are only possible when working alongside a Part P-qualified electrician.

What savings can I expect?

This answer depends on the size of your PV system and the amount of hot water you use, but a four-person family with a 4KW PV panel system can expect to save approx 70% of water costs per year.

Do I need a hot water tank?

Yes. A hot water tank with an immersion heater element. The management system will adjust the coil input according to demand throughout the day.

Can I still use Economy 7?

Yes, The system has a built-in timer that allows three easy-to-use options. These heat converters can be programmed to take advantage of your off-peak supply.

Solar panels made easy

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