Plug-In Solar 500W DIY Solar Power Kit with Roof Mount (For Metal Sheet Roofs)
£624.99 (ex. VAT)
£749.99 (inc. VAT)
In Stock – 18 available
Plug-In Solar is a Do It Yourself (DIY) solar power system, which allows you to generate FREE electricity to power your appliances. Plug-In Solar kits include ALL you need to start saving money on your electricity bills, WITHOUT the need for government incentives. No need for an EPC inspection, MCS Certification or The Feed-In Tariff.
How much money could I save with a Plug-In Solar kit?
You could SAVE up to £3,843.00 on electricity bills with this 500W DIY Plug In Solar Power kit. That’s an average saving of £192.00 per year.*
What appliances can a Plug-In Solar kit power?
A 500W Plug-In Solar Kit is estimated to produce enough power to cover the energy consumption of ALL of the following, each year:**
|Microwave Oven||Tumble Dryer||Washing Machine||Fridge Freezer|
|82 cycles per year||52 cycles per year||71 cycles per year||12 hours per day
(for 365 days per year)
Are Plug-In Solar kits easy to install?
Setting up a Plug-In Solar kit requires NO experience, and is simple plug and play assembly. You don’t need to be a qualified electrician, just competent at DIY. You can install your Plug-In Solar kit in the GARDEN, on the PATIO, SHED, PERGOLA, WORKSHOP, GARAGE, STABLE, BEACH HUT, SUMMER HOUSE, OFFICE or HOUSE roof. It’s up to you.
What is included in a Plug-In Solar Kit?
Plug-In Solar 500W DIY Roof Mount Specifications
2 x 250W MCS certified polycrystalline Solar Panels
(Individual solar panel dimensions are approximately 1650mm x 995mm x 40mm)
1 x G83/2 certified Dual Micro-Inverters (one for every two panels)
1 x Roof Mount Kit (For Steel or Aluminium Metal Sheet Roofs / Garage or Shed Roofs)
1 x 2 Metre AC (Mains) Power Cable
1 x End Cap
1 x Plug-In Solar Connection Unit
1 x Warning Labels Sheet
1 x Warranty and Certification Document Pack
1 x Plug In Solar Installation Manual
The Solar Panel
The 500W Plug-in Solar kit is supplied with 2 x 250W MCS certified solar panels. Each solar panel has a 10 year manufacturer’s warranty and a 25 year 80% power performance guarantee.
The 500W Plug In Solar Kit is supplied with 1 x G83/2 certified Dual Micro-Inverter. The Micro-Inverter converts direct current (DC) produced by the solar panels into alternating current (AC) for use in your home. As such, it forms the heart of the DIY Plug In Solar Kit. The Dual Micro-Inverter has a 10 year manufacturer guarantee, with the option to extend to 25 years.
The Roof Mount Kit
The 500W Plug In Solar Kit comes with a simple to install roof mounting kit to allow you to fix to a Garage, shed, house, stable or any other outbuilding with a steel or aluminium metal roof. These are warrantied for 10 years.
The Plug-In Solar Connection Unit
The 500W Plug In Solar Kit includes a Plug-In Solar Connection Unit, which is used to connect the solar to the mains grid. The solar can be connected as part of a ring main, as a spur from a ring main or on their own radial circuit. The switch ensures the solar can be isolated from the rest of the grid if necessary.
All components within the Plug In Solar kit comply fully with the BS, CE, G83/2 requirements and have MCS certifications, where applicable.
Please view the Downloads section for information on how much money you could save, and the appliances you can power with this Plug In Solar Kit.
If you have any bespoke requirements for this kit, please contact us, we will be happy to accommodate your needs.
*Over a 20 year period. Calculations undertaken using Solar Guide PV Calculator: (www.solarguide.co.uk/solar-pv-calculator) and the Energy Saving Trust cost and saving facility (http://www.energysavingtrust.org.uk/domestic/solar-panels)
**Based on A-Rated (or higher) appliances. Specific appliances ratings and equipment age will affect energy consumption and these examples are guidelines only. Appliance consumption information from Center for Sustainable Energy (www.cse.org.uk).
The Solar Panels, Micro-Inverters, mounts and fixings supplied with your kit may not match those shown in the photographs but will be of an equal or better standard.
Installations are undertaken at the customer’s own risk. The Installation manuals provided are to be used as a guide only, and your discretion must be used when installing the Plug In Solar product. Plug In Solar take no responsibility for incorrect installation of our product. Please consult a professional electrician if you are in any doubt.
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