• Spring Statement 2022

    Further to the Spring Statement on March 23rd, it is our understanding that VAT on solar panels for domestic properties is to be reduced from 5% to 0% from 1st April 2022 . Retrofit batteries will still attract the 20% VAT rate, and batteries installed with solar PV systems will be 0% VAT. If you already […]

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  • Worried about Rising Energy Bills?

    Reducing energy use will also have a direct impact on the current energy crisis (including the Russia-Ukraine situation). James has put together our top tips while you wait for our order books to re-open…. KITCHEN • Get the tea order in before the kettle goes on! Boiling more water than needed not only means waiting […]

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  • Covid-19 (Coronavirus) update

    We would like to continue to reassure all our customers that we are taking every action possible to keep us – and you – as safe as possible. We are now carrying out installations and repair work where we deem it safe to do so, and follow all covid-safe guidelines, including:- social distancing face masks […]

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  • Guide Dogs for the Blind

    Solar installation at Guide Dogs for the Blind

    We are proud to have commissioned this system – 30kW of JA Solar PV panels installed during refurbishment of the building mean the Regional Centre for the charity now has good protection from rising fuel costs this winter. The system should

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  • Tesla Powerwall2

    Tesla Powerwall2 – Installation Excellence Award 2019

    Ecocetera has just received recognition of their attention to detail and high standards of workmanship, being awarded Tesla’s first ‘installation excellence’ trophy!

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  • End of the Feed In Tariff – Business as Usual

    The Feed In Tariff may have ended (on 31st March), but Bristol’s appetite for solar PV appears to have increased! Both Bristol City Council and Bristol University have now declared a Climate Emergency. Extinction Rebellion have bought London to a standstill, bringing the issue into sharp focus – and whether you agree with their methods […]

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  • Bristol renewable energy

    Bristol Leading the Way in Renewable Energy

    Bristol is leading the way in the energy revolution – and this great article by B24/7  explains it in more detail.

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  • Feed In Tariff

    The Autumn Budget and Solar

    Effectively, no change!

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  • Ecocetera Website Launch

    After ten years we decided to have a revamp – and this is the result! Georgie and Chris have worked tirelessly to bring you an up to date and refreshed version, which we hope you will find clear and informative.

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  • Battery Storage Solarwatt

    Ecocetera Battery Trial

    We have installed various makes of battery ( you can find them here) and now Ecocetera is currently trialling a Solarwatt MyReserve 500 storage system on our own PV system.

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