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Achieve Part L Compliance for New Builds

Solar Photovoltaic (Solar PV) is the most economic, simple, clean renewable energy technology available that can be easily installed into both new and existing homes.

For this reason solar panels are increasingly being used to meet the electricity needs of businesses and individuals in Ireland.

Simple to install, clean, highly effective, maintenance free and with a 30 year life span, solar panels (PV) systems are the easiest way to meet Irish Building Regulations Part L and to generate zero emissions electricity.

A typically designed solar panel (Solar PV) system:

A typically designed solar PV system can consist of 8 panels:

  • 2.4 kWp output
  • Combines well with gas or oil systems
  • Will comply with CPC and EPC co-efficient
  • Fit and forget system
  • A3 energy rating achieved

NRG Panel will specify a solar PV system to comply with Part L regulations. 

A detailed BER report will be provided showing the results of the Solar PV system for your new build.

DEAP calculations:

Our in house assessor will complete the renewable energy requirements of the DEAP XML file for your new build and work out the DEAP calculations based on the information within the file, and because we have solar panels of various wattage and type, we can come up with a solution that best suits your project.

Benefits of having solar panels (solar PV):

Solar Panels are one of the best ways to achieve Part L of the building regulations in Ireland.

Under the Part L of the building regulations a new home must generate a certain amount of its energy from renewable sources. solar PV is economical, easy to install, has no moving parts, has minimal ongoing servicing requirements and comes with a long warranty.

To achieve the minimum Part L standard using Solar PV, a home must generate 4 kWh of electricity for every m² of floorspace per year.