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Overberg franchise providing highest quality Solar hot water and photovoltaic (solar electrical power) solutions for residential, commercial and industrial properties. German manufactured SOLAR GEYSERS and panels with 7 year warranties, up to 40 % energy savings and SABS approval. Heat pumps for alternate hot water production. SOLAR ELECTRIC power systems to provide free, renewable electricity with various configurations including grid-tied, off grid and multi-hybrid systems. Going GREEN is your responsibility, getting you there is OURS!More Info
Solar Water Heating Systems
Our Solsquare Solar Water Heating systems carry the SABS Mark of approval to indicate its compliance to product specifications SANS 1307 and SANS 151, which includes mechanical and thermal testing. Solsquare Solar Water Heaters are manufactured in Germany, carry a 10 Year warranty (Subject to Solsure) and are available in various capacities for installation.
Solar Power Systems
We provide a full range of solar power systems, including solar panels, inverters, charge controllers, solar batteries and top-of-the-range monitoring systems
Solartech engages in on-site strategic conversation with both the residential and commercial sector to provide simple solutions for those home/business owners wishing to move away from grid dependency and enjoy the benefits of energy efficient living. Our business recipe ensures our clients enjoy energy savings year round, and thus we stay within a specific formula, which has enabled Solartech to become Africa’s most relevant Solar Water Heating and Photovoltaic consultancy.
Our Services include:
Solsure Annual Maintenance
Our customers have the option to take out Solsure, a service agreement with the Solartech Partner Network which entitles them to have the system maintained annually, to ensure system performance beyond warranty period. Each year, our team will;
Solsure entitles the client to hassle free solar system efficiency for the estimated lifetime of the unit (est. 20 years), and although our systems have been designed to require negligible maintenance, a mandatory annual check-up, whereby system coefficients like temperature, pressure, and flow are regulated, is highly recommended to ensure consistent performance.
Because it works - the sun does not send you an electricity bill!
Homeowners in Southern Africa face power shortages and fast-rising energy costs. At the same time, Southern Africa is ideally placed to harness some of the highest levels of direct normal irradiance in the world! This is an ideal environment for home solar power solutions because every Rand you spend on solar solutions is more productive than in most other parts of the world. By installing a Sol square Solar System you can reduce your energy costs drastically and therefore save money.
By doing so we put you in the driver seat of the electricity cost truck!
How do we generate reliable, affordable and carbon neutral, i.e. green electricity? This is one of the fundamental questions Africans will have to solve in our century.
As African home solar power pioneers, Solartech’s response has always been to focus on the sun. The African sun endows us with more energy than we could ever imagine using - energy that is clean and free, and cannot be exhausted at all!
We are excited that Africa is starting to embrace this and currently commences the migration from fossil fuels towards harmless and carbon neutral renewable energy.
Solartech - South Africa’s home solar power experts
We are committed to ensuring that solar power becomes the basis of our children’s power supply. To achieve this, we offer solar solutions for our discerning customers that take into account the varying energy needs found in Africa from pure cost-reduction to energy independence and home solar systems.
In Africa, solar power is already profitable and at the same time, makes a dedicated contribution towards the mitigation of climate change. You can produce your own electricity and no longer be stressed by Eskom’s electricity price hikes.
Going green is your responsibility! Getting you there is ours!
Solar Power & Backup
Total energy independence is within your reach with a Solartech solar power system, engineered to meet your energy needs during the day, and even during the night with our backup solutions.
No more price hikes, no more power failures, no more power surges...Solar power is the future for your home.
In Southern Africa, the most widely used solar hot water system is the Indirect Thermosyphon System. This system uses the heat exchanging fluid to heat up the water, rather than heating the water itself. Solartech has a variety of tried-and-tested solar water heating systems for your unique home requirements.
Heat Pump water heaters are twice as efficient as electric water heaters. They simply move heat rather than make heat, just like a refrigerator, but in reverse. By pulling heat from the surrounding air and transferring it at a higher temperature into the tank to heat your water, it is super energy efficient for both home geysers and swimming pool heating.
Solar pumps are a reliable and sustainable way to ensure water supply without relying on grid power. The advantage of solar pumps is that it is not dependent on a backup battery system to operate but instead achieves autonomy by means of water storage during daylight hours.
My Energy Profile
Our solar expert will monitor the amount of energy you use over a period of time, to establish the “energy profile” for your household. This enables us to take a closer look at your energy use patterns and suggest where efficiencies can be implemented, before designing a Solar Solution that suits your household’s needs. Sophisticated simulation software quantifies the exact performance of your system and the savings offered using weather data specific to your location so that you can make an informed choice when selecting your solar solution and solar provider.
Does it pay off?
With a Solartech Solar System, you are producing energy in the most eco-friendly way possible. Depending on the system choice your payback will be between 3 - 6 years. Solartech helps you understand the payback period of the recommended systems before you make a commitment - so that you can make an informed investment in solar energy.
Where do I get my Solartech System?
Solartech consist of a network of solar experts, and are certified partners of Solsquare (Pty) Ltd. in Southern Africa - and will be your go-to to purchase your Solsquare solar system. All Solartech experts are trained professionals with many years of experience in solar, and work according to the highest level of Solsquare prescribed installation standards. With our widespread Solartech network we can ensure that there is a Solartech in your area.
How does my system get on the roof?
Allowing someone to work on your roof is a matter of trust. Solartech understands this. We ensure the integrity of our client's roof before we quote on a system.
During a site meeting with one of our solar expert will:
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Solar Water Heating Question
Can I install a solar water heating system if I live in an area that is very cold?
Does a Solar Water Heating system require maintenance?
Can the Solar Water Heater go inside roof, or must it go on top of my roof?
How much does a Solar Power system cost?
Do I still get hot water on cloudy days?
How many years is my system expected to last?
Solar Electrical Power Questions
Can I power my entire home or business from a Solar Power system?
How much does a Solar Power system cost?
Does a Solar Power system require maintenance?
Can I feed electricity back into “the Grid”?
What sort of payback period is there on Solar Power?
How long does a Solar Power system last for?