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SOLAR Power for businesses

By Neil Craig | 27 June, 2018

SOLAR Power for businesses The has never been a better for any business currently paying for electricity from the grid! It is best if you own the building you are in and don’t plan to move within the next 10 years! GMC-HQ is powered by the Sun! Photo above shows the system layout from above!…

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3 Bedroom Semi detached home

By Neil Craig | 12 December, 2016

3 Bedroom Semi detached home We just passed over ownership of 33 Meadow grange on friday 09-12-16. This property is finihsed to our standard high quality finish with many of our standard up-grades over other new builds hidden within the fabric! These timber frame home are constrcuted by specifcally trained trades men with years of…

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telsa powerwall install in Scottish Borders

By Neil Craig | 23 September, 2016

Tesla Powerwall Install September 2016 GMC are on site this week installing possibly the first Tesla Powerwall in the Scottish Borders!   GMC Solar are the only Tesla certified installer in the area. With GMC already Solar-edge installers we were delighted these top amazing products have teamed up to offer this package! With this particular…

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GMC Solar supply Berwick community trust

By Neil Craig | 21 September, 2015

GMC Solar supply Berwick community trust Procurement: Competitive tender Based in Berwick upon Tweed, the Berwick community trust situated in the town centre off castlegate.   The trust originally approached GMC Solar in 2012 looking for advice on fitting a solar pv system. GMC were happy to advise and provide a quote for the work.…

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GMC Sponsor Berwick Rangers

By Neil Craig | 21 September, 2015

GMC Sponsor Berwick Rangers The attendees enjoyed an excellent afternoon at local club Berwick Rangers. With GMC sponsoring the game against Annon Athletic   The club we excellent hosts to Director Neil Craig and 6 GMC representatives on the day including 6 year old George Craig the grandson of George Craig, Son of Neil Craig who…

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DECC proposing to cut solar feed-in tariff rates by 87%

By Neil Craig | 27 August, 2015

DECC proposing to cut solar feed-in tariff rates by 87%   The Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) is proposing to cut the feed-in tariff rates for solar PV installations by as much as 87%. Publishing the outcome of the long-awaited feed-in tariff review, the government is proposing deep cuts to all bands from…

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Solar PV hybrid System

By Neil Craig | 10 July, 2015

Solar PV Hybrid System  – Integrated Battery Storage with grid tied solar PV systems Since the beginning of GMC’s involvement in the Solar Photovoltaic industry we have always been curious and popular question during survey calls has always been ‘Can I Store my power to use at night?’ Well now you can! GMC have been…

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Free solar vs. Own your own

By Neil Craig | 7 July, 2015

Free solar vs. Own your own Free Solar PV has been around since the start of the Feed in Tariff, however GMC have noticed a huge up-take during 2015 and decided it was time to write an article on it. What is it? (Free solar vs. Own your own) A investment company pay to install…

New Solar PV tariff 1St July 2015

By Neil Craig | 17 June, 2015

New Solar PV tariff 1St July 2015 – 1st October 2015 As usual due to high solar PV deployment across a range of the system sizes the Solar PV tariff has been adjusted in line the government plan. What does this mean for the home or business owner looking to invest in a Solar PV…

17 kwp Solar PV in Northumberland

By Neil Craig | 16 April, 2015

solar pv in northumberland. TIME LAPSE VIDEO HERE Starting on Site this week 16-04-15 in Northumberland fitting 17kwp Solar PV system to power farm house! (solar pv in northumberland) The System is Ground mounted using a K2 T-Rack Mounting system. With 68 x 250w Sharp panels delivering 17.0kwp power to the farm house, which is…

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Solar Electric panel up-date February 2015

By Neil Craig | 24 February, 2015

Solar Electric panel up-date February 2015 With 2014 a distant memory, GMC Solar are seeing a big lift in Solar electric panel sales to the start of 2015. The current Feed in Tariff (FIT) for a usual 4.0 kw system is 13.88p until 31st March 2015 where it will reduce to 13.39p This reduction in…

LG 300w Neon Black solar panel

LG 300w Black Solar Panels

By Neil Craig | 13 November, 2014

New high out panels fitted by GMC Solar. As part of GMC’s continued investment in Solar PV we are now stocking LG latest high out panel the  LG 300w Black Solar Panels Neon Range. [wpdm_file id=14] Gaining an additional 50 watts over standard output panels. There are other higher output panels on the market but…