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Solar Panels Sligo

Solar Panel Installation Sligo

At Alternative Energy, we are able to provide you with solar panel installation for your home, business or agricultural premises. Solar panels are a great way to power your building with renewable and green energy. Being one of, if not the greenest sources of renewable energy available, solar panels are a great solution for your property. For those looking to reduce their carbon footprint and move away from dependence on major energy companies – solar panels are a fantastic solution.

We have worked with many clients in Sligo and the surrounding areas to provide them with solar panel systems. There are also grants available to help offset the initial investment of installing your solar panel system which we can advise you on. There’s no time like the present to install solar panels for your home, business or agricultural property or properties. Get in touch with our team to arrange for a free quote.

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Why Choose Alternative Energy?

Our Experience
We have more than 13 years of experience working in the PV Sector. We have the proficiency to install your solar panels cost-effectively and efficiently.
SEAI Certified
Alternative Energy is proud to be a registered installer of photovoltaic systems and we are certified by SEAI. You can count on us for your commercial solar panel installation.
The Benefits of Installing a Solar Panel System
Everything that we do is focused on our customers. From the initial conversation to fast and efficient installation – we strive to provide the best customer service possible.

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The Benefits of Solar Panel Installation for Your Property

There are many benefits to installing solar panels on your property. Environmental impact is becoming a more and more pressing issue for businesses and homeowners alike. Energy use is one of the main ways in which we can reduce our carbon footprint and solar panels allow you to enjoy renewable energy. The benefits of solar panel installation are as follows:

    • Depending on the size of your property – you may be able to power your entire building using solar panels. If you are unable to power your entire property – you are still able to enjoy renewable energy and lessen your dependence on the monopoly of major energy companies.

    • Solar panel installation is becoming more affordable than ever and there are grants available that allow you to offset the initial cost of having to install your solar panel system.

    • Solar energy is one of the greenest sources of energy on the planet. The only byproduct of the conversion of sunlight to electricity is heat.
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Our installation and customer service team are trained to the highest standards in the solar power sector. We pride ourselves on giving our customers the highest professional standard of after care and support.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) About Solar Panels

On average, Sligo receives 1144 hours of sunlight – making it an ideal location for solar panel installation. We have worked with clients in Sligo and the surrounding areas for many years and we are able to discuss your requirements and provide you with a free quote for solar panel installation.

One of the greatest benefits of commercial PV systems is the substantial cost savings. If you operate industrial PV panels, you can sell the excess energy to the utility companies for incurring profits.

Solar panels are ideally suited for south-facing roofs. You are also able to install solar panels on east or west-facing roofs effectively. For flat roofs, we can advise you on the suitability of your roof. Whether or not you can install solar panels on flat roofs depends on the obstacles that are present on the roof. We will assess your eligibility for solar panel installation for you. There are other solutions that may also be available such as the installation of solar panels at ground level.

Solar panel installation is ideally suited for homes and properties. Some homes are able to be completely run on solar panels depending on the size of the property and energy requirements per year. South-facing roofs are ideally suited for solar panel installation but east and west-facing roofs can be effective.

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Scanner Shackletons Milling
Scanner Shackletons Milling
2024-02-27
We had been considering the installation of Solar PV for quite a while. I visited many commercial premises that had installed solar panels to research the process, before deciding on Alternative Energy as our provider. Jerome, Ronan and their team did a top class job of designing, installing and commissioning our system, with minimum disruption to the every day running of our factory. All the required paperwork and forms were completed for our ESB Network connection and our SEAI grant application. Our phone app allows us to monitor our usage and get live information of solar production. I am now looking at installing a second system on another premises and plan on using Jerome and Ronan once again. Their standard of workmanship is exemplary and I would have no hesitation in recommending Alternative Energy as a solar provider. Mark Birnie Director Shackletons Milling.
Kendra Reynolds
Kendra Reynolds
2024-01-19
The guys were recommended to me by a friend. Price was good and they were lovely to deal with. I'm not usually one for leaving reviews but they went the extra mile so I thought it was only fair. We actually had a faulty inverter out of the box, the guys took up the case with the manufacturer and got us a replacement fitted within a week, so fair play.
Gerry Cummins
Gerry Cummins
2023-12-13
Excellent service and excellent value for money. They came on the planned date and installed, tested and commissioned the solar PV panel system over two days. Both the roofing team and the electricians carried out their work in a professional manner. They answered and explained any questions I asked, they discussed with me beforehand what they would do, they explained how the system operates and what apps I needed to download and they tidied up fully when they were finished. I would have no hesitation in recommending Alternative Energy to anyone based on their excellent service and professionalism.
Dawn O'Connor
Dawn O'Connor
2023-11-20
Alternative Energy installed our solar PV system with hot water diverter in May 2023, fantastic service from initial contact with salesperson, very experienced and friendly installation team, excellent handover on how the installed system works plus assistance with drawdown of the SEAI grant. We highly recommend ALTERNATIVE ENERGY.
paul mac
paul mac
2023-11-16
The guys at alternative energy installed our solar system 7 years ago, it was well installed and works brilliantly, they are always very happy to help with any questions even 7 years later. Highly recommend, great guys!
Linda Muldoon
Linda Muldoon
2023-11-13
Alternative energy installed my solar panels I would highly recommend them a very professional company arrived on time got the job done in record time explained everything and I must say I am very pleased with the end result can see some savings already so a very pleased customer.
Greg Carey
Greg Carey
2023-11-10
Great company to deal with and really professional both pre- and post-installation. Always available to answer any questions and the installation itself was really quick. Very happy with my setup now and having the ability to charge my EV car for free is a huge bonus.
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Jabberwokk Account
2023-11-06
Superb, unparalleled quality of installation and service. We've had 3 solar PV installations by Alternative Energy and they'll get our recommendation to each prospective customer..
Tracey O Neill
Tracey O Neill
2023-11-06
Great company to deal with….very happy with the savings from our solar panels and Eddi hot water system. Would have no hesitation in recommending Alternative Energy!
kieran brett
kieran brett
2023-11-06
Very pleased with 5.5kw install by this company. They were very competitive with pricing. Very helpful both in sizing the system and advising what best suited my property. Install done over 2 days, no fuss, good workmanship, all paperwork completed thoroughly. Queries post install were dealt with professionally and efficiently and to my complete satisfaction. Would definitely recommend this company for solar installation.
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