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GenFIT c/o PV FIT Ltd

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Evans Business Centre
Chester West Employment Park
Minerva Avenue

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Works In:
All of England
All of Northern Ireland
All of Scotland
All of Wales/Cymru

Company description

Genfit are nationwide MCS approved installers of renewable energy systems. We offer solar pv, solar thermal, wind turbines and domestic/commercial biomass boilers.

We work with homeowners, small and large businesses, local authorities, housing associations and community groups.

All equipment we offer complies with Microgeneration Certification Scheme standards and are eligible for incentives including Feed in Tariffs (FITs) for pv & wind, and the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) for solar thermal and biomass.

We are CHAS health and safety scheme approved contractors, HETAS approved biomass installers, plus wind energy certified.

We are currently working towards ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 to further demonstrate our commitment to delivering quality services by the most environmentally efficient methods.

To keep our costs and carbon footprint low we complete initial 'desktop' surveys of your property/premises, often enabling us to provide you with a fixed price quotation within 20 minutes.

For more information on us please visit our websites:

..or call us on 0344 567 9032 for your free survey.

How we work

Company Type: Installer, Consultant, Electrician, Heating engineer / plumber, Manufacturer,

Markets we work in: Community, Domestic, New build, Private sector, Public sector, Renovation, Retrofit,

Products we supply: Solar pv panels: BENQ, Bisol

Solar pv inverters: Nedap Powerrouter, SolarMax, SMA, Fronius, Aurora.

Solar thermal: Solartwin, Thermatwin, Solfex, Worcester Bosch, Velux

Wind energy: Lely Aircon (10kW).

Biomass: Herz, ETA

Site visits and quotes: Our quick and no hassle survey and quotes take just 20 minutes ...

1. Desktop survey and fixed price quotation - We will complete a 20 minute solar survey of the phone, using a combination of simple questions about your property, and digital photography from: Google Earth, Google Maps & Google StreetView.

2. On order we will complete Energy Performance survey and take details to submit to our structural surveyors to confirm your roof cann accommodate the additional load.

3. After your 7 day cooling off period we will book your installation date

...It couldn't be simpler!

After sales service: On completion we will supply you a handover pack containing; equipment operation & maintenance manuals, certification & warranty documents.

Within the handover pack is a quick guide on how to get the best out of your renewable energy system - e.g. using cold fill washing machines and dishwashers during the day when the sun shines, rather than at night, in order that you use as much free solar energy in your home as possible to maximise your savings.

For many of our systems we can offer a free remote monitoring service, meaning we can monitor the health of your renewable energy system and react quickly in the event of a fault - helping to protect your investment.

Need to know information

Date established: 30/9/2009

MCS certification: Yes

MCS Scheme Installer

MCS Number NIC 5687

Certified bodies: NICEIC,

NB: to be certain that this information is up to date check on the MCS website before you go ahead.

Certified technologies: Solar electricity, Solar thermal,

Environmental policy? Yes

Accredited environmental management scheme? None

Do you measure your company's carbon footprint? No

Trade Bodies: NICEIC,

Other certification schemes: BPEC Solar Hot Water Certification, HETAS - Solid Fuel Domestic Heating Registration Scheme, NICIEC - Electrician's Certification Scheme, Solar Keymark,

Insurance policies in place to protect consumers?: REAL insurance deposit and pre-payment protection and workmanship warranty. Employers, Public and Product insurance. Professional Indemnity.

Last recommended on: Sep 15th 2020 by Toff