Chester Lodge Cheshire Solar Panels

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Who are they?

Chester Lodge Care Home established in 1991 is a luxury 40-bed purpose-built nursing and residential care home, providing 24-hour professional nursing and residential care to all patients.


Chester Lodge Care Home approached us to install solar panels on their roof. They were looking for a reputable solar panel installer within their local area. Chester Lodge wanted to reduce their current electricity use while also gaining more pricing stability within the ever-changing energy market. With 40 residents and staff, Chester Lodge consumes a significant amount of power during daylight hours.

Our Solution

To meet the requirements of Chester Lodge Care Homes solar panel project. Before commencing work we conducted a full on-site survey. This survey allows us to identify all key requirements for the installation. Allowing our designers to put detailed roof maps, cable routes and inverter locations together for the multiple installation teams.

At Chester Lodge, we installed a 23kWp solar panel system on the roof of the care home. The installed system consists of 56 x 410W tier 1 solar panels along with a Solax inverter, used to convert the DC energy generated by the solar panels system into usable AC energy.
As Chester Lodge is open 24 hours a day they have a high consumption of electricity, they wanted to reduce overall electricity usage with the solar installation.

Benefits to the Client

The solar panels system installed at Chester Lodge generates 18,299kWh of electricity for the care home. This is capable of supplying over 90% of their electricity, which equates to around 29% of their yearly electric costs. Installation payback will be achieved in just over 5 years, effectively generating free electricity for Chester Lodge. Furthermore, the system will also reduce their carbon footprint by offsetting more than 4,000kg of CO2 each year.

The solar panels installed come with a 25-year warranty ensuring a long life for the system, allowing Chester Lodge to produce energy for years to come while requiring very minimal maintenance.

Customer Feedback

Great service, price and product. After shopping about for the best deal R-EV Power & Rawson Solar came out as the least expensive with the best package. Communication was brilliant, timescales exact, job was carried out with zero Interruption to our business in a professional and tidy manner. We would 100% recommend them.