Shining a light on who we are

Solar Specialists in the Central Belt

As Solar Specialists in the Central Belt we have installed solar PV on Edinburgh Castle

Established in 1979, AES Solar was the first manufacturer of solar thermal collectors in Western Europe. Since then we have dedicated ourselves to being the true Solar Specialists in the Central Belt! We focus on the best ways we can harness the power of the sun as a sustainable energy source for our customers in Edinburgh, Glasgow and across central Scotland!

Now celebrating our 44th year, we take great pride in everything we have accomplished for our customers and our community so far, and we will continue to strive to lead the solar industry with our high-quality products and services.

Products & Services

The Scottish Solar Specialists install six solar thermal panels on the roof of a large house.

The AES Solar Catalogue

Here at AES Solar, as the Central Belt Solar Specialists we offer a wide range of products and services to suit your budget and lifestyle. Whether you’re bringing the power of the sun to your socket with solar PV or bringing the warmth of the sun indoors with our solar thermal panel – the AES Luminary.

You can also get wall-to-wall power with battery storage that allows you to store energy to power your home when the sun isn’t shining. Get in touch and learn how you can harness the power of the sun in a way that suits you.

Award-winning Expertise

AES Solar have a whole host of awards and certificates in our trophy cabinet, a testimonial to our expert dedicated team and high-quality innovative projects. Examples of our award-winning projects include Edinburgh Castle and an off-grid house that went on to win Channel 4 Grand Designs: House of the Year.

We were also recently honoured to receive The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise in Sustainable Development 2022, one of the most prestigious business wards in the country. When you choose AES Solar you know you’re in good hands!

Solar Specialists in the Central Belt gather for a photo to celebrate their Solar PV project of the Year Award 2024



Saving money and the planet

From the economic to the environmental, the monetary to the moral, here are the real-world benefits of choosing renewable solar energy for your business or your home in the Central Belt of Scotland:

  • Major energy savings
  • Financial incentive schemes such as the Smart Export Guarantee (SEG).
  • Future-proof your home against rising energy costs
  • Potential to add value to the price of your property
  • Help protect the environment for future generations
  • Quick and easy installation.
  • Extremely low maintenance with no moving parts