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November 4, 2020
Solar panels installed on terrace in Spain

How much energy can I produce at home from solar panels ?

In this article, we release real data from a solar installation with only 8 solar panes on a mid-terrace house in the UK. We collecting data for 12 months starting in January 2020 until December 2020. Our research is useful for the consumers because they can evaluate how much […]
June 3, 2020
hald cell solar panels monocrystalline

Solar Panels. More Energy & Savings with Half-Cells

Solar Photovoltaic Panels – High Efficiency – Great ROI – 25 Year Warranty on Performance Voltacon solar photovoltaic panels We believe the concept of “more” should be uppermost in any solar installation — produce more energy, save (or earn) more money and do more good for the environment. Changing to […]
April 23, 2020

How to Generate your own electricity at home

The Power of Energy Independence – How to Generate Your Own Domestic Electricity from Solar Generating your own electricity is easier and more affordable than ever before. The technology used is cost-effective and mature, having reached its peak level in terms of performance and reliability. The prices available now have […]
April 9, 2020

How to Charge Lithium Batteries, w/o BMS Comm.

In the present blog, we highlighted a step by step installation guide how to set up the lithium batteries if your off-grid or hybrid inverters do not have a BMS system. The following procedure is necessary for an optimum charging process. The LCD displays and inverter setting are corresponding […]
March 6, 2020

GEL Lead Acid Hoppecke battery

GEL Lead Acid battery technology has improved today with more cycles and higher discharge rates. If you want to be the fastest or best performing,  save energy and burn less fuel then our new 12V Sun Power blocks are the right investment. The Hoppecke batteries have a design life […]
January 31, 2020

Generate your own electricity for your home

Hybrid Photovoltaic Systems with Batteries How much energy can I produce ? Hybrid 5KW inverter charger with Li-ion battery and an array of 8 solar panels installed on terrace house in the UK. You can find the Inverter & Energy Storage solution used for this set-up on the following […]
December 27, 2019

UK Grid Certification has changed to EREC G98 and G99.

Introduction The new standards occur from 27th of April 2019 and called Engineering Recommendation (EREC) G98 and G99. After that day any generators connected to UK distribution will have to comply. These two regulations, published by the Energy Networks Association (ENA), replace the G83/2 and G59/3 respectively. These new standards are applicable for all new solar, wind, battery storage, CHP […]
December 17, 2019

How to monitor hybrid solar inverters over the internet

Introduction A reliable connection directly to your photovoltaic system is more crucial than ever before. The daily production, pontial error, faults or warning should be quickly reported back to the user no matter how he is from his solar installation. To reduce the pontial down-time of the solar inverter, […]
December 5, 2019

New Solar Installation on Voltacon’s Industrial Roof

We recently fitted our newly built warehouse with 16 of our best selling Solar Panels, the Eging PV Solar Panel 310W Monocrystalline. In order to install the panels we used our seamless “Easy Plan” Aluminium mounting system. It doesn’t require drilling the roof and it’s a simple and low-cost […]
October 8, 2019

Production line of Silent Power Off-Grid Cabinets

How it is made Our Electrical Engineers have over 35 years experience in the assembly of electrical panels, industrial automation and packaged electronic products. Safety and quality are paramount features in all products, we use recognised brands for the electrical protection devices such as ABB, Gave-Electro, CITEL, Hager and […]