Autospray, based in Lifton, are a long established, high quality body repair and accident center.

The company approached Solgen about the feasibility and benefit of installing a Solar PV & Energy Storage system on the main workshop to help reduce energy spend and grid dependency as well as lowering the sites C02 emissions.

An initial 40kWp PV system with a 20kWh battery was installed in April 2022 followed by an additional 12kWp PV system on the neighboring workshop in February 2023.

The business has seen a large reduction in inmported energy with the site now 60% self sufficient.

The business owners also drive electric vehicles which are charged using surplus energy from the system