Integrated Solar PV Systems

Building Integrated Solar PV Systems

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Building integrated solar PV systems are often considered a more aesthetically acceptable option for installing solar. We offer a wide range of either ‘in roof’ or ‘integrated’ solar pv systems to meet these concerns.

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‘In roof’ and ‘integrated’ solar PV systems are those in which the solar PV array itself forms the weatherproofing barrier of the roof, and as such, they replace the conventional tiles or slates. Such systems are aesthetically more sensitive and are often specified in locations where planning restrictions precluded the use of traditional framed modules installed ‘above’ the roof.

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Ben Saunders November 7, 2019

Sogosolar recently installed the solar PV system on the new build eco home of reknown designer and engineer Max Fordham OBE, which is shortlisted for the RIBA 2019 House of the Year. Designed by bere:architects and built to Passivehaus standards, a state of the art ultra low energy building standard, Max Fordham House will be featured on this weeks Grand Designs programme. Kevin McCloud described the shortlisted homes as “Modern-day explorers, boldy going where no house has gone before.” Max Fordham House is all electric yet virtually self sufficient, and thanks to the installation of a compehensive energy…

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