Your local electrician in Bristol, LA Electrical are able to provide Solar PV and battery storage and have been installing and maintaining systems for the last 13 years with many satisfied customers.
We’re MCS Approved for smart export guarantee & octopus energy tariffs.
As well as Solar PV we can offer Battery systems for use with your new or existing system or to make use of the cheap electricity off peak tariffs available. These won’t effect your feed in tariff payments.
Our design software can offer payback periods for both systems as well as a visual representation so you can see what your roof will look like before install.
We are approved install Solar PV and battery systems from all major manufacturers including MyEnergi Libbi, Solar Edge, GivEnergy, Solis, FoxEss, Pylontech and more.
The more solar panels you have installed, the more energy they’ll be able to generate for your home. The number of solar panels you’ll need will depend on your energy usage, the number of people in your home and the size of your property.
A typical family home using 3500kW/h/year will need a 3-4kWp Solar System. This will need around 20-25m2 of space.
The cost of a solar panel system will vary depending on several factors, such as how many panels are needed, so it’s tough to give an exact price but on the whole, solar panels are around 70% cheaper than they were in 2010.
An average home of 3 people needing a 3kWh PV system will cost around £5,000-£6,000. Paying back in around 6 Years.
Once your solar panels have been installed, there are small maintenance checks that you’ll need to do from time to time but, on the whole, solar panel maintenance is fairly minimal.
As with the solar system the cost of batteries will vary depending on several factors, including the size of battery, so it’s tough to give an exact price.
A 5kWh battery system will add around £3,000 to your installation costs.
A battery system and it’s accompanying inverter or solar inverter will typically need space of around 1.5-2m height, 600cm width and 40cm depth.
You’ll also need some space around the inverter for cooling and ventilation.
Most systems are able to be placed outside.
Established in 1997 by Richard Corney as Light Assistance, LA Electrical is now operated by his son Matthew.
We operate a team of highly trained, skilled and friendly electricians specialising in all domestic electrical services, electric vehicle charging and solar pv.
LA Electrical are fully approved NICEIC electrical contractors along with registrations for Trust Mark, the Electrical Safety Council as well as OZEV and MCS.
With over 25 years experience as an electrician in Bristol, Matthew, Richard and the LA Electrical team are able help with all your electrical needs.