Battery storage involves storing solar PV generated electricity so that it can be deferred for use to meet demand during periods of low generation and/or provide a backup power source in times of emergency.
Storing Energy at Home
Maximise the power generated from your solar panels with a tailored battery storage system. By storing your self-generated energy, you’ll be able to power your home for longer and reduce your costs. Every system is specifically selected to suit your home and needs, with battery technology that has been developed to be more efficient, and give homeowners more options.
Now, more than ever, generating and storing energy is a reality that many homes are benefitting from. At Wessex Energy, our expert team is on hand to guide you through the best options for your home and get your system installed safely and efficiently.
Charge during low-rate periods when demand for electricity is lower and discharge during more expensive rate periods when electricity demand is higher.
Increasing self-consumption of solar power generation.
Store surplus solar energy during daylight hours and use that energy later when the sun is not shining.
Assures power in the event of a grid outage.
National Inspection Council for Electrical Installation Contracting (NICEIC)
The NICEIC is the electrical contracting industry’s independent voluntary body for electrical installation matters throughout the UK. Wessex have been a member since 1973. NICEIC has been assessing the technical competence of contractors for over 50 years.
In 2015 Wessex was awarded accreditation from Safecontractor for its commitment to achieving excellence in health and safety. This leading third party accreditation scheme recognises high standards in health and safety management, where businesses undergo a vetting process examining health and safety procedures and their track record for safe practice.
Electrical Contractors Association (ECA)
Wessex have been ECA members since 1973. The Electrical Contractors Association includes electrical installers, manufacturers, distributors and end users. It is dedicated to best practice and efficient, effective and safe working procedures to ensure its members deliver the very best service across a broad spectrum of commissions.
Wessex Energy have been MCS accredited since 2020. MCA is an industry led quality assurance scheme that demonstrates the quality and reliability of approved products and installation companies.
The Renewable Energy Consumer Code provides consumer protection standards for businesses who are selling or leasing renewable energy generation systems to domestic consumers. Wessex have been a member of RECC since 2021.
Wessex have been Approved by The Office for Zero Emissions Vehicles as certified installers since 2020.