With the rapid growth of the Solar Energy industry in Nigeria and the proliferation of thousands of Solar Energy installers across the country daily, it becomes important to deal with only installers with the right reputation as any minor error could be costly often leading to damages of components worth hundreds of thousands of naira in replacement.
Solar panels being an integral part of solar systems require proper system design and calculations regarding the input voltage, current, maximum power and several other parameters after taking cognizance of the location in the part of the country, the angle of tilt on the roof, its hourly and daily yield and many other concerns.
Solar panels come mainly in two types;
Monocrystaline Solar Panels
Polycrystaline Solar Panels
The mono-panels are built with extremely hot and cold temperatures in mind and work best in these climates, while the Poly panels work best in moderate (African) weather which is tropical and never have to experience temperatures of -0 degrees.
Solar panels come in different power ratings and sizes as well. There are solar panels as low as 2Watts for charging phones and lanterns and there are Solar panels as big as 375Watts. The rating and sizes depends on your energy need, amount of sunshine received in the proposed location of installation and several other configurations to be determined by the would-be installer.
At Solynta Energy, We receive numerous requests from prospective clients about “Where can I buy solar panels?” But what they’re really asking is: “How can I buy solar panels and get them installed on my house?”
In general, consumers don’t directly buy their own solar panels. Instead, homeowners work with solar installers, such as our certified Solynta Energy, who will provide the solar panels, as well as the other needed equipment, and then install the solar system.
So, then the question becomes: “How do I find the best solar installer to provide and install the right solar panels?” Here’s some advice on what to look for when buying home solar panels.
It’s important that you hire a professional solar installer who knows what solar works best in your specific geographic region and have also done numerous projects around your country, They must be easily accessible either via phone call, Email and other communication portals provided by the company.
You should also consider the Installer Customer relationship management, How helpful are they in understanding your energy needs, simplifying the on-boarding process.
One of the greatest barrier to owning a solar system is the cost of owning one, One of the important requirement you should consider is if there are solar financing packages, Are You required to pay cash out-rightly or take advantage of the popular low-interest/ Install-mental Payments, So find out whether this as an option offered by your solar installer.
In summary, there are many solar companies to choose from. If you are looking for a customized system design with high-performing and durable solar panels, installed by a local business in your community, look no further than Solynta Energy.