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Solar Panels in Birmingham

At Ecostar, our expertise in solar panels in Birmingham is unmatched. We provide comprehensive solutions for supplying, installing, and maintaining solar systems. Our tailored approach includes battery storage and catering to regional residential and commercial clients.

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According to the government’s April 2022 statement, there will be zero VAT on energy-saving materials in residential accommodations until 2027.

Potential Savings*

Use the energy calculator from the Energy Savings Trust to learn more about how much you can save today when you install solar panels in Birmingham.

Sustainable Energy

The use of solar power means a decrease in classic fossil fuels. With power generated from PV panels, the government plans to reduce reliance on fossil fuels.

Top Rated Solar Panel Installers in Birmingham

Our dedicated and experienced team at Ecostar is dedicated to helping local homeowners assess if renewable energy solutions are a viable option for their homes.

By switching to solar energy, you could free yourself from reliance on traditional electrical grids, save money, and possibly recoup some of your investment by selling surplus energy. The past ten years have seen tremendous advancements in solar power, making this the ideal time to consider green energy for both residential and commercial properties. 

By doing so, you’d be doing your part in saving the environment and helping Britain achieve its aim of lowering its reliance on fossil fuels by 2050.

If you’re curious about what the switch to solar could do for your home or business premises, contact our staff through our online contact form to find out more.

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Our Solar Panel Installation Process

At Ecostar, our approach to solar energy installation in Birmingham combines deep expertise, rigorous safety standards, and comprehensive insurance coverage. We focus on understanding your energy needs, offering expert guidance, and meticulously planning each installation to ensure optimal performance and satisfaction.

Reach Out With Your Energy Requirements

To start your solar panel installation in Birmingham with Ecostar, simply get in touch with us via our online form with your contact details. Our experts in solar energy solutions are ready to listen and understand your needs. The amount of power your PV systems produce may vary depending on size and type, some panels with battery storage allow you to bank the excess electricity and convert it during peak usage times. We will discuss the most cost-effective solution.
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Professional Pre-Installation Survey

Our professionals conduct a thorough pre-installation survey, visiting your home or commercial premises to assess sizes and suitability for solar installation. We will discuss battery storage solutions, heat pumps and EV charging via your new solar system. This step ensures that our solar solutions are perfectly tailored to your home's specific characteristics and energy needs reducing your dependence on your traditional energy supplier.
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Advice on Installing Solar Panels & Quotation

Receive tailored advice on how you can make significant savings, convert sunlight into green energy and answer all your questions on how photovoltaic cells work to produce an electric field. We offer a comprehensive range of types and sizes of PV systems for domestic installations and businesses along with battery storage solutions.
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New Solar Panels Installed

Over the past few years, since the renewable heat incentive took off, we have been installing solar PV panels on both domestic and commercial properties as an alternative to relying on the National Grid. We ensure a smooth installation process, adhering to the highest standards of safety and professionalism to transform your experience.
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Aftercare Service

As one of the few companies offering comprehensive aftercare for Birmingham solar panels, our installers are committed to regular maintenance checks. We keep your solar panels clean and functioning optimally, ensuring long-term efficiency and can upgrade existing solar PV systems with extra solar battery solutions.
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Why Choose Solar Energy

Recently, Ofgem, the Office of Gas and Electricity Markets in Great Britain, raised the price cap. From 2022 to 2023, electricity costs rose by 66.7%. While that may be shocking, there are alternative solutions to help lower energy costs every month. Solar panel installation in Birmingham not only will reduce costs you could also sell any unused solar power generated back to the grid. 

Getting started with solar panels is simpler than you think. Our team prides itself on our customer service and the quality of our installation of solar panels in Birmingham. We carefully assess your home to fit it with solar power PV panels and solar battery options that fit its unique size and position. 

By transforming a more energy-efficient and sustainable home with solar energy, you’d be participating in a more significant cause. Britain has pledged to reduce its consumption of fossil fuels by 2050, and installing solar power PV panels is a great way to work towards this goal. 

Reduced Reliance on Grids

The market can be unpredictable, and homes dependent on their local electrical supplier have little control over monthly prices. Homes that produce their own electricity enjoy independence from the market's volatility. Consider switching to green energy today!

Easy to Install

Our team is highly skilled and professional, and we aim to create the most seamless experience possible. At the start of your solar panel installation in Birmingham, We'll evaluate the roof, be it a pitched or flat roof, assessing any shaded areas. After determining the best location, we'll fully install the required number of modules for maximum efficiency.

Improved Technology

Due in part to technological advancements, solar power is becoming more widespread. The best solar PV solutions now achieve 14% efficiency with significant technological advancement over the past ten years, and we expect that trend to continue.

Meeting Climate Goals

In the 2015 Paris Climate Accord, Britain made a historic commitment to alleviate its reliance on fossil fuels by 2050. Although this objective is ambitious, it is still possible with the increase in green energy. By adding solar PV solutions to your home, you will make history and be a pioneer in the field of renewable energy.

Benefits of Solar Panels

Smart Export Guarantee


Did you know you could return any extra electricity you produce in your Birmingham house to the grid? You will receive payment under the Smart Export Guarantee (SEG) for each unit of power that you provide. For more information, talk to our staff about the potential financial advantages of solar power.

Renewable Energy Scheme

Renewable Energy Products

There are schemes to encourage businesses and people to switch to solar power as the world moves more in that direction. Long-term investments in technology, such as solar panels, can be daunting, but options are available to help you take the next step. Contact our team to learn more about the various power-saving schemes at your disposal.

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Reducing Your Carbon Footprint

By 2050, Britain could achieve net zero carbon emissions with your help and the help of the greater Birmingham community solar power can significantly lower your carbon footprint.

Customer Reviews

Our customer reviews reflect the excellence of our work at Ecostar. We’ve condensed these testimonials for design and styling purposes, but you can read the full versions on Each review highlights our commitment to quality and customer satisfaction.

Efficient Installation & Service

Delighted with Ecostar’s service. Pre-installation checks ensured a smooth process. The team executed the work swiftly and proficiently, followed by outstanding aftercare. Full payment was requested only after complete job satisfaction and highly recommended for their thoroughness.

Comprehensive Solar System

Recently chose Ecostar for a comprehensive solar PV setup, including a Givenergy 3.7kWh inverter, a 9.5kWh battery, and 13 solar panels. I was extremely satisfied with every stage; the team was professional, neat, and efficient. Our energy production has exceeded expectations, leading to zero electricity costs since installation.

Aesthetic Solar Setup

We are grateful to Eco Star Solar for our sleek black solar PV panels and GivEnergy battery. Opting for 12 panels proved aesthetically pleasing and efficient. The careful delivery and setup process was commendable.

Professional End-to-End Experience

From start to finish, our experience with Ecostar was top-notch. Wayne provided a clear solution specification, assisting with the installation approval for the GivEnergy 5kW inverter and 9.5kW batteries, along with Eurener black panels and Tigo optimisers. The friendly and professional approach of the entire Ecostar team, from scaffolding to installation and configuration, was impressive. 

Areas We Serve 


Discover answers to all your questions about solar PV modules and installation processes in our detailed FAQ section.

We at Ecostar have compiled vital information to guide you through the journey, ensuring clarity and confidence in your decision to switch to renewable energy.

Planning permission is generally not required for solar panel installation, except in conservation areas. It’s advisable to check local guidelines for any specific conditions.

The costs for the panels and battery storage systems typically start from £6000, varying according to system specifications and property requirements.

You can save up to 70% on your energy bills with efficient systems, depending on your energy consumption and system capacity.

There are available grants, like the Eco4 grant scheme, that can assist with solar panel installation

Typically, installing solar panels and battery storage takes between 1 and 2 days, ensuring a swift and efficient setup process.

Solar panels are highly effective in the area’s weather and can be installed on roofs facing south, east, west, or north, maximising energy capture.

Solar panels require minimal maintenance, primarily involving routine cleaning annually to ensure optimal performance.

Solar panels are built to last, typically exceeding 30 years, making them a long-term, sustainable energy solution.

Solar panels can increase your property’s value, making it more attractive for resale.

For a typical 3-bedroom house, the cost for a fully installed solar panel system, including a battery, ranges from £7500 to £8500.

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As a leading installer of Birmingham solar panels, Ecostar invites you to take the first step towards sustainable living. Click here for a free quote today.