Solar News: Record-Breaking Solar Production

Record-Breaking Solar Production! This summer was the hottest summer on record. Ice cream sales rocketed, the smell of BBQs were in the air and of course a nice glass of Pimms was in hand. While we were enjoying the heat wave, our nation’s solar panels have been hard at work reaching record-breaking levels of energy […]

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Interpreting energy figures

How to Interpret Energy Figures?

A Complete Guide to Interpreting Energy Figures. Energy figures can be confusing. The only number you usually care about when you get your electricity bill is the cost. All of the figures in kilowatt hours (kWh) leave you racking your brain for those physics lessons you had at school and often this can leave you […]

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Embedded Solar PV

Understanding Solar PV

With the summer months approaching, you may be thinking about the potential of solar PV to capture those sunny rays and generate your own electricity. But, perhaps you don’t know how it all works? Depending on your household consumption of electricity, you have the potential to be almost, if not completely self-reliant and buy very […]

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The costs of charging your electric car

The future for electric vehicles (EVs)  Recently NES MD Tony Edwards went to the Geneva Motor show and saw some exciting new electric vehicles  from many manufacturers. The future is looking very bright.  In the UK, there are around 135,000 plug in vehicles on the road, of which nearly 37,000 are pure electric cars. Just […]

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Can I Trust my Solar Installer?

What requirements do you look for when deciding on the best person or company to do work on your house? How do you know if you can trust them? Today you hear stories of ‘cowboy’ builders and trade professions having questionable creditability. This is where NES behave properly and professionally; importantly, what we would expect […]

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Solar panel maintenance

Don’t overlook the maintenance of your solar PV system

Solar is a safe technology. The Building Research Establishment (BRE) did a 3-year review of fires associated with solar PV installations. The results found only 80 incidents out of over 800,000 installs in the UK. This is significantly less than other appliances in the home. There are regular checks and maintenance for AC appliances so […]

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New Roof

How much is a new roof?

How much is a new roof? A new roof might see like a daunting expense that starts out as what you think is a small repair job; but nobody needs to tell you that you have no home without a roof, it’s obvious! But it doesn’t have to be as scary as you first think. […]

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The Latest On Tesla Solar Tiles

At NES we believe there is a big transformation taking place to incorporate solar and renewables into properties with the focus on a sustainable future. Tesla are a key company to look out for in this transformation and all their products have a focus on a sustainable future. Since the buzz from Tesla’s solar roof […]

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How to Choose the Right Trader?

Home improvements can be stressful and when it comes to choosing a trader it is important to pick the right one to ensure you get best service possible. You may be persuaded to go with a nationwide trader due to size and image, but larger companies can be lacking were it matters the most – […]

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Feed in Tariff cash from solar

Cash From Your Solar

Thinking about cashing in on your Solar PV Feed-in Tariff? There may be a number of reasons you are considering selling, whether you are moving, paying off debts, or planning an all-around world trip! By choosing NES you know that your system will continue to be looked after and you are trusting a reliable local […]

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