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The best solar panels for UK homes in 2023
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Considering a switch to solar, but not sure which panels to pick? Here's our guide to choosing the best solar panel system for your home

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How efficient are solar panels?
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How well do solar panels generate electricity and can they produce enough to power your entire home? We investigate

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Do you need planning permission for solar panels?
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Should you get permission from the council before you install solar panels? Here's how to find out

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In-roof solar panels: What you need to know
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Are integrated or in-roof solar panels right for your roof and your budget? Here's our guide

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Solar roof tiles: Turn your roof solar without panels
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Solar tiles are the most attractive and durable way to go solar – if you can afford them

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Can you switch to solar for free?
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Grants and local schemes can slash the cost of a solar PV system – in some cases to nothing

Solar panel sizes: Find the right solar panels for you
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Should you go for big, powerful solar panels or small, high-efficiency panels? Here's our guide to sizing up your solar

How much do solar panels cost in the UK?
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Thinking of switching to solar electricity for your home? Here's our guide to the cost of solar panels and installation in the UK

DIY solar panels UK: Our guide to do-it-yourself solar power
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Can you save even more money with solar panels by installing them yourself? We reveal the pros, cons and how-tos of DIY solar

Can you install solar panels on a flat roof?
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Solar panels can work very well on flat roofs, but there are a few extra challenges to bear in mind. Here's our guide