Solar panels on a condominium, how do you get started?
Bart De Bruyne explains. He takes you through the steps a CA has to take when wants to put solar panels on the roof. Bart is an energy sharing expert with the City of Mechelen.
First insulate your roof, then install solar panels.
Annick Vanhove explains why roof insulation and solar panels are such a good combo to keep your energy consumption under control. She is energy renovation consultant for apartment buildings at the City of Mechelen.
Different ways of sharing energy within a condominium
A CA can use the energy generated and share it within the condominium. Arnor Van Leemputten lists the possibilities and limitations of all the options. Arnor is a research engineer at the Th!nk-E study bureau.
Stress about choices?
With the Zonnewijzer project, Klimaan wants to support CAs in choosing solar panels, charging stations, batteries and in setting up an energy community. Steven Laurijssen, president of Klimaan cvso, explains how the citizens’ cooperative can unburden CAs.
Financing your solar panels
Solar panels require an investment from the CA and/or individual co-owners. Willemien Anaf takes a look at Flemish loans and premiums for solar panels on apartment buildings. Willemien is a consultant at Energiepunt Mechelen.