Solar

Harness the power of the sun and save money on your electricity supply with sustainable, reliable, and cost-effective energy for your business.

Solar power is a renewable source of energy generation that works by absorbing sunlight and converting it into electricity. Installing solar photovoltaic (PV) panels enables businesses to unlock value from existing assets like their roof, parking lot, or ground space and generate their own efficient energy supply instead of drawing more expensive energy from the grid.

The power that the solar PV panels generate can be used directly onsite, stored for later use to lower energy costs during peak times or, in some cases, fed back into the grid to create an additional revenue stream. This power is 100% sustainable, reliable, and cost-effective – ideal for businesses that want to reduce both energy costs and carbon emissions.

Take advantage of a renewable energy source

Learn more about our Solar solution
Watch our video to see why solar should be an integral part of your energy strategy. Utilise a 100% renewable energy source and generate cost-efficient electricity on-site.   

Benefits for your business

  • Lower your electricity costs, mitigate against energy price volatility and reduce reliance on grid energy by generating your own electricity onsite.
  • Gain budget stability through predictable electricity costs and accurate forecasting of operating expenses.
  • Generate revenue by selling excess solar energy to the grid.
  • Reduce demand costs by using stored solar energy when charges increase and can be up to half of your bill.
  • Improve reliability and resilience by using stored solar energy to provide interrupted power when the grid is down.
50%
Solar can typically offset 50% of your grid consumption with clean power
30%
Solar can lower your electricity costs by as much as 30%
5 yrs
Many of our customers see solar payback between 5-8 years
Learn how sustainable, reliable, and cost-effective energy generated by our Solar solution can power your business performance.
How does Solar work?
How Solar works
Download our buyers guide to see how Centrica Business Solutions can help you make Solar and Storage happen for your organisation.

Complete performance visibility with PowerRadar

Learn more about our industry-leading energy management software that brings the intelligence and visibility you need to understand and analyse your entire energy estate – providing a single view to visualise and track the performance of your Solar solution.

PowerRadar

Why Centrica Business Solutions?

  • Custom solar solution – we design a system that maximizes the energy production for your specific site.
  • Worry-free investment – our warranties and guarantees demonstrate our commitment.
  • Experience and track record – we are prepared to help you find the best solar solution for your business.
7,000+
Centrica Business Solutions has installed over 7,000 Solar systems in the United Kingdom
85 MW
Our experienced team members have installed 85 MW of Solar power in the United Kingdom
20 yrs
Our team has 20 years of experience installing Solar in the United Kingdom
Solar brochure
Solar brochure
Take control of your energy
Download our brochure to learn more about how Solar helps your organisation become a more financially sustainable business, reduce costs, turn excess power into a revenue stream, and decrease your organisation’s reliance on grid electricity – all while using 100% renewable energy to make a positive environmental impact.
Solar unlocks energy flexibility and control by allowing businesses to participate in Demand Response markets.