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Sims Solar Ltd

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50 Wantage Road
OX10 0LY

Renewable energy

Solar electricity Solar thermal
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Company description

Sims Solar Limited is a customer focused company committed to providing a high level of service from the point of initial enquiry through to project commissioning.

The Company is owned and operated by Paul Sims. Paul has worked for over 20 years in the environmental sector and has been actively working in the renewable sector since 2008. The company is based in Wallingford, and currently supports customers in Oxfordshire, Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and surrounding counties.

As an accredited installer of PV systems under the Government's Microgeneration Certification Scheme, Sims Solar Limited is committed to delivering a high quality, value for money service to its customers. We pride ourselves on customer service and strive to fulfil customer needs in an efficient and friendly manner. Our service offering includes structural appraisals, preparation and submission of planning applications and support in the Feed in Tariff application.

Sims Solar Limited is an independent installer and is not tied to a supplier or technology. Our customers can therefore be confident that we will recommend the most appropriate solution to meet their needs and budget.

How we work

Company Type: Installer, Consultant, Energy advice / assessment, Heating engineer / plumber,

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

Products we supply: We supply and install a range of panels and inverters to suite the project and customers needs.

These include but not limited to SunPower, REC, Sanyo, Sharp, Mitsubishi, Schott, Kyocera, Romag, Day4

Inverters are from the stables of Fronius and SMA

Site visits and quotes: Sims Solar Limited provides a no obligation home assessment, advice and quotation for free.

All our solutions are bespoke to the property.

Our fixed price quotations include all elements of the work from the energy and structural assessment through to all labour, materials, scaffolding and DNO and Building Control notifications.

After sales service: Sims Solar Limited provides a 24 month insurance backed warranty.

We are a Fronius Service Partner allowing us to service and maintain Fronius products

We are also authorised Installers for SunPower, manufacturers of the worlds commercially most efficient module.

Need to know information

Date established: October 2010

MCS certification: Yes

MCS Scheme Installer

MCS Number NAP20517

Certified bodies: NAPIT,

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: NAPIT,

Other certification schemes: BPEC Solar Hot Water Certification, Green Deal Installer, NAPiT, RECC (Renewable Energy Consumer Code), Solar Keymark,

Insurance policies in place to protect consumers?: Employers Liability Insurance Public Liability Products Liability Current and due for renewel April 2014

Last recommended on: Aug 23rd 2019 by Mikestreule