Category Archives: Solar Panels

Hackney Energy (hackneyenergy.org.uk) Joins the Solar Panels Network Family

We are excited to announce hackneyenergy.org.uk, and solarpanelsnetwork.com joined forces to create the UK’s most extensive informational and resource base in the UK for solar energy topics. Hackney Energy is a community group that supports the creation of community-owned renewable energy projects. A joint bid to the Mayor of London’s Community Energy Fund by Dalston-based Read more »

How Long Do Solar Panels Last?

When you invest in something sustainable like solar panels, the most significant query is how durable they are. Solar panels are meant to last for years, if not a couple of decades. However, this life expectancy depends on how you use the panels and whether you invest in their maintenance. Over the last few years, Read more »

How Are Solar Panels Made?

Solar Panels are prevalent in households and commercial establishments across the UK. Here is a statistic: The Solar Trade Association has reported that, as of 2021, nearly 900,000 households rely on solar panels to meet their daily energy needs. Further, research has shown that more solar panels are installed yearly across the UK than any Read more »

How Do Solar Panels Work?

The vitality of eco-friendly and renewable energy sources has risen more than ever before. Solar energy is the most abundant and clean source of energy available on Earth. The sun can generate enough solar energy required for generating electricity for our homes and offices. A total of 173,000 terawatts (trillions of watts) of solar energy Read more »

What Are Solar Panels Made Of?

Solar energy has seen a huge increase in the last few years. People are installing solar panels in their houses to become more energy efficient. Whether you are thinking about installing solar panels or have seen someone installing them, there may be some questions you are curious about. One such question that many people ask Read more »

How Much Energy Do Solar Panels Produce?

Are you planning to buy solar panels for your home or building to reduce the power bill? You must have many questions like how much electricity can solar panels produce? or how much solar energy can be obtained from the solar panels? The list goes on, but all these questions can certainly be answered by Read more »

Who Invented Solar Panels?

Harnessing solar energy has transformed the world of energy consumption. If you’re looking for an eco-friendly mode to power your residence, you must think about installing solar panels. Even if they seem to be the new kid on the block, their history goes back to the 7th century B.C. Scientist Charles Fritz created the first Read more »

Transparent Solar Panels Guide

The benefits and importance of solar panels are known all over the world and cannot be emphasized enough. In fact, Solar Energy counts for over 3.5% of total electricity generated in the United Kingdom, and the world isn’t too far behind. If you are looking to switch to a cleaner source of energy, you must Read more »

Thin-Film Solar Panels Guide

Solar panels are becoming increasingly common in households these days. Almost every house, office establishment, or public building is equipped with solar panels, especially in the better-developed countries. There are mainly two kinds of solar panels in use these days- silicon panels and thin-film solar panels. Among these, silicon-based solar panels are a lot more Read more »

Solar Panel Inverter Guide

The benefits of solar energy cannot be denied. The United Kingdom expanded its total solar PV capacity to 14 GW by the end of the first quarter of 2021. Are you also planning to switch to solar energy? You might have had discussions with potential vendors about solar inverters. A solar inverter is the lifeblood of a Read more »