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Winter Solar: save more on energy bills!

December saw one of our busiest months yet at Electrikcollective with 5 installations all completed locally. With the latest FIT cuts due to come into force on 31st December 2014 customers were keen to complete before the deadline. The FIT tariff cut has not been significant though, down from 14.38p per kW/h generated to 13.88p.

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Upgrade to LED lamps and save up to 90% on lighting costs!

A few years ago halogen down lights were all the rage! Popular in kitchens and bathrooms, 6 to 10 fittings in one room are not uncommon. The lamps frequently blow and are very expensive to run. Changing to LED lamps can save up to 90% of your lighting costs. A typical halogen lamp is rated

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Devon Delights!

Mounted on a home made wooden mounting frame this system nestled into the Devon countryside providing 4kW of solar to a very remote residence. It was an absolute pleasure working in such beautiful surroundings and the finished install created minimum impact on the surrounding area.

Confused about solar power? Solar PV panels in Grantham

Are you confused by what you read in the press about solar power and the Feed in Tariff? It is still a great deal- the FIT tariff will only be cut by a fraction on 31st March 15 so don’t be scarred off. A 4kw system can be installed for as little as £5300 (depending

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Exceptional prices and service: Solar Panels in Lincolnshire

“Electrikcollective Ltd have just installed 16 Solar panels on the roof of our house, the workmanship and efficiency of the company was outstanding, price wise you could not beat them at just over £6,000 it’s unbelievable.  We would not hesitate to recommend them.” Mr and Mrs Montgomery, Great Gonerby Grantham.        

4kW of solar PV from £6400 in Grantham area!

4kw solar PV from £6400! 4kw solar PV from £6400! Electrikcollective Ltd have been installing solar PV for over 4 years in and around the Grantham area and have built up an excellent reputation for exceptional customer service and quality of workmanship. Each system is individually designed, taking into consideration: available roof space, orientation, pitch

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NKDC Best Sustainable House! Solar panels by Electrikcollective Ltd

Congratulations to architect Guy Forman from Chapel Hill; his fabulous house ‘Postman’s Rest’ has won North Kestevern Council’s Best Sustainable House Award. With 2kW of solar PV installed by Electrikcollective Ltd, ground source air pump and triple glazing, the property attained an AA Energy Rating upon completion. The correct choice of modules for this project

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Electrical Safety Checks: Are your employees and tennants safe?

An Electrical Inspection Condition Report (EICR) is the new name for a periodic inspection report. This inspection tests the quality of the fixed electrical installation- wiring, sockets, light fittings, fuse boards etc. It is critical that checks are carried out to protect those who may use them. As a landlord or business owner ensuring the

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Is solar still worthwhile? Grantham solar installers say ‘YES’!

With recent cuts in the Feed in Tariff once again attracting plenty of negative press coverage, the general public may well be sceptical about installing solar PV. Many people think that they’ve missed the boat since the over- generous and unsustainable 43p rate has been reduced by more than 60% over the last year. This

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Solar PV to heat hot water? It’s easy!

There has been much talk within the solar industry by customers and installers alike about how to maximise the output from solar panels to the best economic effect. Electrikcollective Ltd are pleased to announce their development of  a new solar switching system that allows electricity generated by your solar panels to heat hot water using

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