Solar System Heating By Vien Systems
Solar System Heating & Solar Energy installers that can harness the power of the sun to save you money.
Solar Thermal Energy is created by harnessing the solar energy from the sunlight using Solar Collectors in the form of Tubes or Panels.Our Solar heaters are the perfect energy saving heating system.
These collectors can be positioned on the roof, or on frames at the rear or side of your property.
The energy stored by the collectors is then used to heat the water in hot water cylinder.
Benefits of Solar Thermal Energy
- Lowers fuel bills in comparison to conventional heating methods
- Income from the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) Scheme
- Lower carbon footprint
- Heats your water
- Low maintenance
Disadvantages of Solar Thermal Energy
- They must face East to West through South to collect enough sunlight through the course of a day.
- When no sunlight is available an immersion heater must used to heat the water.
The Energy Savings Trust found in 2015 typical savings of £65 per year when replacing gas heating and £75 per year when replacing electric immersion heating.
Ground Source Heat Pumps qualify for the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) Programme and a typical 4 person house in 2015 would receive £335 per annum.