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Our award-winning RIS system has been around for over 20 years. If you have a question, you may find the answer here.
Most roofs are suitable for our roof integrated system. Please get in touch with your architect’s drawings and we’ll be happy to confirm and offer advice if required.
For a new build, please send us an email containing your architect’s drawings (all elevations and a site plan if possible). If it’s an existing building, please provide the roof dimensions and details of any obstructions such as roof lights or vents. If neither of these are possible, please provide the address and we may be able to give a very rough guideline quotation.
The design of the system will depend on the roof shape and dimensions so there isn’t a fixed cost per square metre. Please contact us with details of our project for a personal budgetary quotation.
The roof needs to have at least a 5 degree but ideally 10 degree slope to ensure the drainage system is sufficient in removing any condensation from behind the panels. If less than this, we would advise a fully waterproof membrane would be required beneath the panels. There’s no maximum roof angle as the RIS system can be used vertically as our Facade Integrated System (FIS).
We are proud to expand our PV Slate product range to now include three size options.
Our MCS approved PV Slate is now even more flexible to meet your project’s needs. Now matching with natural slates of 600x300 (24”x12”), 500x300 (20”x12”) & 500x250 (20”x10”).
PV Slate blends on the roof with natural slates to give you flexibility on system size, whatever your requirements.
Wherever you are in the UK, get in touch with us and we can help you size a system and select the right product for your project.
Our solar PV panels and roof integrated system (RIS) were featured on BBC’s X-Ray on Monday this week.
The building was designed by Cardiff University as part of the Solcer project, to produce an affordable carbon positive house. The integrated solar panels were manufactured with a transparent back so they could be observed from inside as part of the demonstration building.
Thank you for your interest in GB-Sol. Before you contact us you may be able to find the answer to your question here. If you would like any further information about our products, please contact us today.
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