Monitoring and Maintenance contract for Hexagon Housing in Plumstead, London.
Ecolution won the electrical contracting, Solar Photovoltaic installation and remote monitoring and maintenance for design and build contractors and Hexagon Housing, in Plumstead, London.
The design and build contractor, are committed to developing sustainable, environmentally friendly housing. Using a variety of renewable technologies including the Solar Photovoltaic systems, T ensure all their new homes generate 60% less carbon emissions than older properties saving the home owners money.
Ecolution provided electrical services to 34 houses and 2 apartment blocks at Kings Highway, contract value over £200,000. We provided the full electrical package from site temps, 1st and 2nd fix through to final testing and commissioning. The contract included for connection and distribution, including all of the wiring and connections within each apartment and house. We also completed the power supply and connection of all communal equipment and services. For all the properties and communal areas, we installed energy efficient lighting throughout with quality, the environment and long term energy savings at the forefront of this project. Once the project was completed a comprehensive handover was completed to the end client with demonstrations and also again once the residents had moved in.
Our services included:
• Distribution of all equipment
• Apartment and communal energy efficient lighting
• Emergency lighting
• Power installation
• Fire alarm system
• Video door entry / access control system
• Both TV and phone points
Ecolution installed a total of 31 kWp Solar Photovoltaic systems across this social housing development, we designed a variety of systems using high quality products including 250W polycrystalline Solar panels, Growatt inverters and on-roof framing systems. These Solar Photovoltaic installations are now producing 26,350 kWh of free electricity per year for the social housing tenants and these systems have helped them reduce their carbon footprint, with C0₂ savings of 13,939.15 kg per annum.
Ecolution Energy Services installed smart metering solutions which provide half-hourly generation data and diagnostic information to ensure that the Solar systems are always performing as they should. If for any reason they are not this will be flagged to us as soon as it occurs, minimising any losses.
26,350kWh per yr