Clean Solar Solutions have completed the solar panel cleaning and thermal imaging of a 250KW roof mounted solar array in Burton on Trent, Staffordshire. The panels are mounted on top of a 17m high warehouse and so a large cherry picker was need in order for us to access the roof.We had a team of 3 solar panel cleaners and a solar engineer on site who worked together in order to provide a thorough and professional service for our client. The array is spread out across an elongated …
Thermal imaging is fast becoming an excellent tool for checking the unseen, inner workings of solar panels that are not performing. This was the case on a Hereford solar farm that is managed by Hereford based, Caplor Energy. Clean Solar Solutions were called in to use our thermal imaging camera out what potential problems were causing the underperformance.Caplor Energy were quick to notice the underperformance from a string of the solar farm and sent an engineer to meet us on site.
What Is The Effect Of Bird Droppings On Solar Panels?The true impact of bird droppings on solar panels, whilst not the most romantic subject, needs to be discussed. Are bird droppings really that much of a problem for solar panels? The solar industry in the UK has been maturing for over 5 years now and some harsh lessons been learned.