Soak up the sun and reduce fuel bills and carbon emissions with Grant Solar Thermal water heating systems, featuring high efficiency, Keymark approved collectors and on-roof, in-roof and flat-roof mounting options.

Solar Thermal

What are the benefits of solar?

Solar thermal is an excellent alternative to traditional energy sources. With zero carbon emissions and an inexhaustible supply of sunshine (even in the UK!) solar technology is good for the environment and is an excellent way for homeowners to reduce their carbon footprint as part of a wider lifestyle choice. Adding solar heating technology to a property may make itRead More

Solar Thermal Kits

To make life as straightforward as possible when ordering a system, Grant has introduced a series of kits that meet most situations. These simply consist of collectors, roof-mounting system, expansion vessel, pump station, control panel, pipe connections and solar fluid. To accompany this, an unvented twin-coil cylinder for the hotRead More

Sahara Collectors

The Grant Sahara collector has a durable aluminium frame with a bronze anodised finish which has been designed to blend with most domestic property roofs. During the manufacturing process, the use of premium material guarantees the collectors’ reliability and durability. Grant collectors have been tested to the requirement of BSRead More

Collector Mounting Options

When choosing a system there are a number of factors to consider. Almost any roof type is suitable, however a south facing arrangement could gain 100% of the light available during the day. If the roof was to face South-East or South- West there will be a reduction in yieldRead More

Solar Thermal Case Studies

Townsends take up renewables

Established in 1945, W.J Townsend & Son is a family run business providing domestic customers in Towcester and surrounding areas with a comprehensive range of plumbing and heating services. The business has been in the family for over 75 years with William John Townsend, founding the company. Andy his sonRead More

Waveney District Council benefits with Grant Solar

Waveney District Council’s Manor Court sheltered housing scheme in Lowestoft, has not only increased the efficiencies of energy usage through the use of renewable technologies from Grant UK, but is also generating revenue from the production of electricity via the Governments’ ‘Feed-in Tariff’ (FIT) scheme. The Council in conjunction withRead More

Grant Solar tops prestigious Ochre Yards development

Thanks to Grant UK, residents of Block 7, Bellway Homes’ latest phase of the prestigious Ochre Yards development in Gateshead are enjoying ‘free’ hot water. Installed by John N Dunn Group Ltd to satisfy local Building Regulation requirements, the fifteen collector on-roof Aurora Solar Thermal System will generate a minimumRead More

Grant Renewables provide solution for Grade II building

The Sail Loft, a Grade II listed building in Cowes on the Isle of Wight has undergone a major refurbishment to provide open plan office space for a charity which is looking to expand. To make the building as energy efficient as possible, a range of renewable technologies from GrantRead More

Grant renewables installed in hostel for homeless

  The Battery Street Hostel for Signpost Housing is a 46-bed homeless hostel situated in the Stonehouse area of Plymouth, built to provide housing for some of the city’s most vulnerable people.  Completed in July 2011 and located just off Union Street, the building replaced the Ship Hostel, which didn’tRead More

Green heating for 18th century estate

A historic Derbyshire country house, set in over 300 acres of trees and parkland is captivating visitors with its green approach to heating, by prominently displaying Grant Renewables in its gardens.  The magnificent family owned Locko Estate is the current ancestral home of the Drury-Lowe family.  It dates back toRead More