Solar panels really do work.....(-;

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    buttons Funster

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    My daughter had ten Solar panels fitted back in January. She reports that it has made a huge difference to her usage. She manages all her big usage during the day and is now paying a fraction of what she was paying before they were fitted.(y)
     
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    No experience regarding them on the house but they work well on the motorhome. Im sure if you don't go of hookup that much they may not be cost effective. A basic setup may cost from £200 up so thats a lot of hookup nights. At £4 per night ehu thats 50 nights. For most i suspect its all about convenience as it is for us.
     
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    I've had them since before the subsidy was reduced. My monthly bill went down by 2/3rds immediately and I receive £1200+ per year return. Brilliant!
     
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    Pity she didn't get in earlier, that sounds like a real win win. I'm not sure what is being paid now but it is a fraction of what it was.(y)
     
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    My niece lives on a canal barge, my brother fitted her a couple on there it has completely transformed her life afloat.(y)
     
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    We are now on ABOUT 47p per unit generated ( yes, fitted and installed just before the fall, and registered just 5 days ahead of the cut off ! )

    Had them about 4 years and WELL over half of install back already.. Plus of course the cheaper quarterly bills
     
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