Solar Panel Maintenance: How to Maximise Your Green Energy

| August 13, 2019

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July saw Edinburgh’s hottest ever day on record. As evidence of climate change increases at an alarming rate, using clean energy sources -like solar panels – is more critical than ever. And solar panel maintenance enables you to maximise your output of that green energy. Last month’s record-breaking heatwave scorched much of Europe. But it’s sunlight, rather than heat which creates solar energy. Even during a frosty winter, installing panels on your home or business premises will make a difference. However, it’s during the long Scottish summer days that they’ll really be working overtime. Especially when we see cloudless blue skies from dawn till dusk. How should I maintain solar panels? Solar panels are low maintenance but they do need some attention a few times a year. Not only with this increase their life span, but it’ll increase their productivity too. While rain washes away some of the dirt, as with windows, there’s still a good deal that sticks. This is why a bi-annual or quarterly clean is recommended by manufacturers.

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