Solar Panel Installations on Factory Rooftops

In the UK, the case for installing rooftop solar panels on factories, warehouses and other large commercial buildings is compelling, merging environmental stewardship with financial prudence.

With ample roof space, factories are perfectly suited for commercial solar panel installations, turning unused square footage into a productive asset. This transition not only secures a sustainable energy source but also significantly slashes operational costs. Solar power can dramatically reduce electricity bills, and the surplus energy generated can often be sold back to the grid, creating an additional revenue stream.

By installing rooftop solar panels, factories can also markedly lower their carbon footprint, aligning with both governmental sustainability goals and increasing consumer demand for environmentally responsible businesses. This proactive approach towards renewable energy adoption not only future-proofs operations against rising energy prices, but can also position a company as a leader in corporate social responsibility.

Investing in commercial rooftop solar technology reflects a commitment to innovation and sustainability, enhancing a brand’s reputation in a competitive market. Therefore, rooftop solar panels for factories, warehouses and other buildings are not just an investment in renewable energy, but a strategic business decision that offers long-term savings, operational resilience, and an enhanced corporate image.

How do I know if a Factory Roof is suitable for Solar Panels?

A key factor in whether a company can and should embark on a commercial solar panel installation is the suitability of the factory roof. Whether it’s a feasible location for solar panel installation is determined by several key factors, including roof structure and condition, available space, and orientation. Above all, it’s determined by the ownership of the facility and any agreements with landlords and local authorities. These elements influence whether installing a solar energy system is viable. We will do an initial check to assess these factors carefully with you, ensuring feasibility, optimal performance plus an attractive return on investment from the solar panels.

Why Choose Joju Solar for my Commercial Rootftop Solar Installation?

Why install Solar Panels on Factory Rooftops?

Installing solar panels on factories can provide cost savings by reducing energy costs, as well as sustainability benefits by reducing greenhouse gas emissions. Solar panels are also reliable and require minimal maintenance, providing a consistent source of electricity for years to come. Additionally, businesses can become more energy independent by generating their own electricity, improving their energy security and contributing to a more sustainable future.

The Benefits of Solar Panels on Factories & Warehouses

Solar panels offer several benefits for factories and warehouses. Here are some of the advantages:

  1. Cost savings: Installing solar panels can significantly reduce energy costs, particularly for large facilities such as factories and warehouses. By generating their own electricity, these facilities can reduce their dependence on the grid, which can result in lower utility bills.
  2. Sustainability: Using solar energy is an environmentally friendly solution as it reduces the amount of greenhouse gas emissions. This can help businesses to meet their sustainability targets and contribute to a more sustainable future.
  3. Reliability: Solar panels have a long lifespan and require minimal maintenance, which means they can provide a reliable source of electricity for many years.
  4. Energy independence: By generating their own electricity, businesses can become less reliant on the grid, which can be particularly useful during power outages or other disruptions.
  5. Improved brand image: Businesses that invest in renewable energy solutions such as solar panels can improve their brand image and reputation by demonstrating their commitment to sustainability and the environment.

Overall, solar panels offer a cost-effective and sustainable solution for businesses looking to reduce their energy costs and carbon footprint while improving their energy security and independence.
Our years of experience providing solar and renewables installations on commercial buildings and properties means we understand that the work needs to have as little impact on day-to-day operations as possible. This is always factored into our installation plans from day one.

Also, one of the cornerstones of our offering is that Joju isn’t partnered with any specific product manufacturer or particular technology. This means we’ll always tailor our solution to the unique needs of each and every customer. It’s one of the things that makes us stand out as a partner for organisations looking to transform their commercial buildings into efficient rooftop solar installations, and enhance sustainability credentials.

For more details on how we can help your business install solar, get in touch today and one of our Commercial Rooftop Solar team can begin assessing your requirements. We offer a full survey and no obligation quote and will support your organisation every step of the way.

Award Winning

Recognising our achievements in the commercial solar PV sector, we won a ‘Highly Commended’ in the Solar Power Portal (SPP) Awards for our commercial rooftop solar installation at Norbar Torque Tools factory in Oxfordshire:

commercial rooftop solar panel installation
  • Salisbury Cathedral, solar, spire
    The Salisbury Cathedral Solar Roof
  • Prodrive to the moon and back
  • Pepsi turns Copella Green
  • Marks and Spencer – Community Energy Scheme
  • On the grounds of Chilworth Manor
  • Oxford Brookes, Sunset, Solar PAnels, Salix Finance
    A Hub of High Efficiency at Oxford Brookes University
  • solar roof tiles, integrated solar, BIPV, ThamesWey
    ThamesWey’s Innovative Battery Microgrid
  • Egni Coop, Graint Thomas Velodrome, Newport Councl, largest solar roof in Wales,
    Egni Coop’s Welsh Community Solar Programme
  • Noah'sArk, Green roof, biosolar, aerial, BArnet
    A Biosolar Roof for Noah’s Ark
  • S Georges' SPorts Centre, Scott Brown Rigg, Architects
    St George’s College Iconic Solar Sports Hall
  • Bluebell railway, EV charge points, electric vehicles, ev charge point install, ev infrastructure
    Bluebell Railway’s EV journey
  • Mahindra – Racing forward with Workplace Charging
  • Joju Solar installation on Bridport Leisure Centre
    Swimming with Solar – Bridport Leisure Centre
  • Aldi Supermarket Botley Road, Oxford
  • Norbar Tools
  • Oxford Bus Company

Find out if your business could benefit from solar PV by calling 0207 697 1000