Schematic of solar heating panels and installations with industry-leading MCS installers
Use the sun to generate hot-water with solar heating panels. Also known as flat-plate panels, these are popular with households who use a hot water storage tank and who want to reduce electricity usage - longer term.
Solar heating panels.
A popular solar heating technology for those concerned about aesthetics. These can be incorporated into a Velux looking window.
In a nutshell.
Flat-plate panels, commonly known as solar heating panels give you a supplemental heating source for your hot water tank.
Installing solar heating panels is like converting a car into a hybrid running on LPG. After the initial investment, your home will operate efficiently and cheaply while additionally extending the life of your boiler.
From March to October your boiler will not need to switch on, and in winter, this technology will reduce its running time. Also, we modernise and bring your whole system up to current building regulation standards.
Solar pioneers have been reducing energy demands with this technology for decades.
The science bit.
Solar panels heat up due to the sun's short-wave radiation output converting to long-wave radiation.
Flat-plate solar panels.
Size: 2206 mm x 1205 mm x 80 mm.
Weight: 55 kg.
Temperature: 40-80° Celcius (104-176° Fahrenheit).
Standard pressure: 3 bar.