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Top 10 Myths About Solar Power – Myth Number 1: Solar Panels are Too Expensive

Top 10 Myths About Solar Power – Myth Number 1: Solar Panels are Too Expensive

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Debunking the Myth: Solar Panels Are Too Expensive

Fact: While the initial investment of having a solar panel installation can seem high to some, the long-term savings on energy bills outweigh the initial investment.

Long-Term Savings

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saving money by switching to solar

Solar panels provide substantial savings by significantly reducing electricity bills over their lifespan. After the initial investment for a solar panel installation, solar panels continue to generate free electricity for decades, often paying for themselves within 6-8 years. This long-term savings potential is especially attractive as electricity prices continue to rise, having solar panels installed at your home or solar panels for your business protects you from future energy price hikes.

Decreasing Costs

The cost of solar panels and solar products as a whole have decreased dramatically over the past decade. In 2024 alone, the prices of solar panels and related products have dropped by around 40%. This significant reduction makes solar panels more affordable than ever, making now an ideal time to invest in a solar panel installation at your property. Technological advancements and increased production efficiency have contributed to these lower costs, benefiting consumers.

Affordability in Northern England

Brookfield Renewable Energies Ltd. offers some of the most affordable solar panel solutions in Doncaster, Barnsley, Rotherham, Sheffield, Wakefield, Leeds, Derby, Nottingham, York, Lincoln, Hull, Huddersfield, and other areas across the north of England. By providing competitive pricing and high-quality solar products, Brookfield ensures that more homeowners and businesses can claim their energy independance and their customers see significant savings on their energy bills immediately.

Incentives and Rebates

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SEG Smart Export Guarantee

Numerous government incentives, rebates, and tax credits are available to reduce the initial cost of solar panel installations. The UK government, for example, offers the Smart Export Guarantee (SEG), which pays households for excess electricity they generate and export back to the grid. These financial incentives make the upfront cost more manageable and improve the overall return on investment. All solar panel installations carried out by Brookfield’s are SEG ready. You can find out more about the Smart Export Guarantee on the government website here:

Solar Panel Installation Packages

Brookfield Renewable Energies are one of the most affordable solar panel installers on the market. They have solar system and solar pv packages available that can be tailored to the customers specific requirements. Brookfield’s also run regular promotions to ensure that customers can benefit from the very best solar system prices.

Maintenance and Longevity

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solar maintenance

Solar panels require minimal maintenance, and their long lifespan often 25-30 years means they continue to provide benefits long after the initial investment has been recouped. This durability ensures ongoing savings and reliable performance. Regular maintenance, which involves simple tasks like cleaning the panels and ensuring the system components are functioning correctly, can further enhance the efficiency and longevity of the system. Brookfield’s offeres a solar panel cleaning service as well as saving customers £1000’s in costly solar repairs. Find out more about our solar maintenance care packages

Brookfield Renewable Energies Ltd. is renowned for its cost-effective solar panel installations, repairs, and maintenance services. Serving areas like Doncaster, Barnsley, Rotherham, Sheffield, Wakefield, Leeds, Derby, Nottingham, York, Lincoln, Hull, and Huddersfield as well as the entire north of England. They offer affordable solar solutions tailored to both residential and commercial customers. Their commitment to quality and customer satisfaction ensures that clients receive the best value for their investment.

By choosing solar energy, not only do you contribute to a greener planet, but you also make a financially sound decision that pays off in the long run. Brookfield Renewable Energies Ltd. is here to help you make that transition smoothly and affordably.

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