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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How whales change climate!

How Whales change climate! It would seem that whilst we humans are busy causing chaos and destruction around the world on a daily basis, the whales’ lifestyle encourages regeneration!   Click on the link above to watch some amazing footage of whales in action and learn how their behaviour can help climate change.  

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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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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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.        

Solar panels Grantham: Providing exceptional service

What our customers say about us! I was interested in solar power before I came across Electikcollective and had had three quotes, one from a national firm that gave a quote without even visiting! Electrikcollective were recommended to me by a colleague at work. I asked them to visit and give me a quote. I

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