Go greener at home. Solar & battery

Save up to £818 with solar, battery and an exclusive energy offer1. Then track what you generate, save and export in the award-winning Hive app.

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Why get solar with Hive?

Lower energy bills 

Generating your own energy with solar can save you up to £8181.

Smart solar

Track what your solar set up generates, stores and exports in the Hive app.

Exclusive tariff  

Choose solar with Hive and get access to an exclusive discount of up to 25% off any British Gas electricity tariffs².

Get paid for your spare energy

Sign up to the British Gas Export and Earn Plus Smart Export Guarantee (SEG) tariff and you can sell any excess energy back to the grid at 15p per kWh.

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The Hive app puts you in charge anywhere, anytime

Monitor your solar performance in the award-winning Hive app.

  • See how much energy your panels generate

  • Get a real-time view of how much energy is stored in your battery

  • Track how much energy you export to the grid 

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Legal information

  1. Based on a medium-demand (2,700 kWh) property in London, with south-facing 10 panel 4kW arrays and a battery providing 35% of the home’s electricity needs. Excess daytime energy is sold back to the grid at 15p per kWh using the British Gas ‘Export & Earn Plus’ SEG tariff. Customer also receives ‘Hive Solar Saver’ discount of 25% on electricity unit rate in first year. Typical bill calculated using national average April 24 price cap rates. Actual savings will depend on location, installation, aspect, and electricity use.

  2. Hive Solar Saver offer is available to Hive solar and/or battery installations purchased between 22nd May and 30th September 2024. 25% discount applies for 12 months. Discount excludes standing charge. For time of use tariffs, discount applies to peak rate consumption only. Must be new energy platform, direct debit, customer. For full details please see the Hive Solar Saver Terms & Conditions on the British Gas website.