Solar Panel Fault Finding Guide
While solar panels are a relatively simple method of generating electricity, they are not invulnerable to occasional faults.
Photovoltaic systems have generally low maintenance requirements, however yearly maintenance routines will help to reduce faults and system downtime which will maximise the power output yield.
However, for the occasions when faults do occur, we are here to help…
System Fault Finding Guide
You can download a simple system fault finding guide by Low Energy Services using the link below.
Guides like this can help you to diagnose any possible fault with your solar panels before you contact our team. This will allow us to get a better handle on what the potential issue with your solar panel is far more quickly. Saving you time and letting us fix your solar panel faster.
Maintenance /Health Checks
It is best practice to ensure that the collector surface is clean, there is no corrosion, sensors and fixings are properly in place etc. Low Energy Services will undertake this annual maintenance as part of an aftercare service program performing a system Checks ensuring your investment is working at full potential A report will be prepared for any equipment found to be defective during our visit and a quotation submitted for the repair for your consideration. As part of our service & maintenance packages we can check the following:
- PV Panels
- Panel structure/mounts
- DC & AC cabling
- Check & Clean Inverter – functions
- Check Inverter – connections
- Voltage & Current of Full System
- Produce Snow & wind loading reports
- Provide advice on innovative technologies like battery storage systems
- An annual service can improve system output by up to 30% and will keep you in line with your panel manufacturers warranty requirements
Find out more about our Solar Panel Maintenance Programmes with the link below.