Planning to lead a more sustainable life? Solar panels are one of the first things that you must consider in that case. Not only are they a sustainable energy source, solar panels are also economical. It is one of the most effective ways of going eco-friendly and saving money at the same time. Solar panel technology has advanced a lot in the last few years and every home and commercial property can benefit from it.
What are the benefits of having solar panels installed as a source of energy?
Environmentally Friendly
With the current climate scenario, every step towards leading a sustainable life will be beneficial for the environment. Becoming energy cautious is important and solar panels will help you adopt an energy-efficient lifestyle.
Economical Energy Production
Solar panel installation costs have reduced considerably over the years and are well within reach for everyone. Whilst the Government isn’t currently offering any grants or rebates to help offset the initial expenditure, it is still possible to profit from your solar panels. The Smart Export Guarantee allows you to export any unused energy you have generated to the National Grid and receive payment for it.
Battery Storage
The development of battery storage allows you to store surplus energy to use when the system isn’t generating energy, such as during the night or days when the daylight is limited. This can also further help you decrease your energy bills.
Are solar panels worth it?
Reducing your carbon footprint, contributing to a greener environment, being in control of your own energy generation and having the option to sell it to energy companies to make a profit are all fantastic benefits and show how advantageous solar panels are.
At GlenEco, we provide various energy-saving solutions. Get in touch with us to discuss the benefits of solar panels, air-source heat pumps and the other renewable energy systems we can offer. We serve both our local Cambridgeshire area as well as installing solar panel systems right across the UK.