Snapdragons Nursery Completes Major Solar PV Project

Wiltshire-based SMARTech energy installed 89 x 300w solar panels for a total system size of 26.7kWp.

Energy Management and Reduction

Leading childcare provider, Snapdragons Nursery has taken a huge step to reduce their energy costs with the installation of a major solar energy project at one of their 9 sites in the South West.

Solar PV Specialists

Solar PV specialist, SMARTech energy were brought on board to design and complete the installation of the solar PV project at the Snapdragons Pound Pill site in Corsham.  SMARTech energy’s Business Development Manager, Brian Smith, was instrumental in managing the client relationship; from initial concept through to commissioning.

Energy Savings and ROI

Comprised of 89 x 300w solar panels, SMARTech energy estimate that more than 25,400 kilowatt hours (KWh) of electricity will be produced each year; offering estimated annual savings and income of over £2,500 per year and a return on investment within 6 years.

Environmentally and Financially Sustainable

SMARTech energy’s lead consultant, Seth Robinson, managed the design and installation phase of the project and says “Snapdragons Nursery’s decision to install solar PV is a long-term solution to rising energy costs – with low risk and high return on investment.  It will allow Snapdragons Nursery to reduce their operating costs and signifies commitment by a local business to become both environmentally and financially sustainable”.

SMARTech energy’s videographer and Energy Consultant, Carl Wood captured the solar energy installation and the timelaspe video can be viewed on our website here.