Archive for Solar panels Grantham

Solar panels Grantham: the only local MCS installer!

After 4 and a half years in business, it would seem that Electrikcollective is the only remaining Grantham based company specialising  in photovoltaic panels. At one time, during the ‘solar boom’ of 2011 there were over 10 MCS approved installers in the area but only Electrikcollective has stood the test of time.  Director Helena Robertshaw

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Domestic solar PV in Lincolnshire: Why use micro inverters?

Data sent from the Enecsys portal confirms a fantastic annual generation total for Mr and Mrs F, near Conningsby. The system was installed in 2013 using Amerisolar 250w panels and Enecsys micro inverters onto both the west and south facing roofs of the property. It was calculated that all 3 areas of the system would

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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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Solar PV on Collyweston slates with shade!

Our first ever install on a Collyweston roof had us scratching our heads on how to best approach such a complex and delicate roof; with a pitch of 45 degrees and definite shading issues the jury was out for a while considering the feasibility of the installation.  With help from Sylvie Winn and Helmut Wanner 

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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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Is my property suitable for solar PV?

With the cost of micro inverters now firmly within the budget for domestic installations, properties that would have previously been unsuitable for solar are now a viable option. Sweetdean Cottage is a perfect example with its west and south facing roofs, some of which will experience some shading in the winter. Enecsys micro inverters allowed

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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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