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Solar thermal and power, Launceston

Fact file

Sector Domestic homes
Completed Jan 2007
Output
24 solar thermal panels and 3.4kWp
Installation time
2 weeks
Roof type Concrete tiles
Panel type
Sharp monocrystalline
Solar thermal and power, Launceston

When renovating the property, grants available from the Low Carbon Building Programme (LCBP) made it cheaper to re-roof the building with solar PV.

Location

Launceston, Cornwall

Objective

When renovating the property, grants available from the Low Carbon Building Programme (LCBP) made it a cheaper option to re-roof the building with solar PV. Being a low carbon house was another objective for the home owner.

Funding

The installation has been funded by a grant of £2,500 from the LCBP and the home owner.