Government Main Barrier To Solar Investment

Although demand is high, local authorities across the UK are having their hands tied by reduced government incentives, a Freedom of Information request from the electronic and solar specialist, LG Electronics has revealed.

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LG Electronics Wins The Top Brand PV Europe 2017 Award

For the fourth consecutive year, LG Electronics has been awarded the Top Brand PV Europe 2017 Award. Based on an extensive independent survey conducted by EuPD Research.

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Primrose Solar Sells 5 Solar Farms Totalling 80MWp to Equitix

Primrose Solar has announced that it has sold the remaining assets in its portfolio of operational solar farms to Equitix. The 80 MWp transaction includes sites attracting ROCs in the range 1.4 to 1.6, all accredited in 2014: Garn in Vale of Glamorgan (7.4 MWp), Race Farm in Dorset (6.1 MWp), Newton in Dorset (11.3 MWp), Nova Scotia in Norfolk (13.9 MWp); and Canworthy Solar Farm in Cornwall (41 MWp).

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Photon Energy Celebrates 10 Years In The Business

In December 2016 Photon Energy celebrated 10 years in the business - making us positively ancient in the UK’s solar PV industry.

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RE100 Success Means Major Incentives Remain For UK PV Installers

Despite recent wide-reaching changes to feed-in tariffs on solar installations, the growth of the RE100 initiative and the UK government’s maintained commitment to hitting its renewable energy targets mean that opportunities for photovoltaic installers remain, with PV still having a significant role to play. This is according to Trina Solar.

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Eco-friendly Grounds Maintenance for the Solar Industry

Solar farms offer huge opportunities for creating eco-friendly landscaping according to Twig Group, specialists in ecological contracting & grounds maintenance.

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£8.7m Equity Investment For Oxford PV In Support Of Perovskite Technology

Oxford Photovoltaics Ltd, the pioneering solar technology company, has today announced an equity investment of £8.7m, the first portion of a Series C funding round.

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Suncycle and Cobalt Energy Found Service Provider in UK

The British engineering service provider Cobalt Energy Ltd. and the German service company Suncycle GmbH founded a new service provider in UK: Suncycle Ltd.

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SOLARWATT Appoints Partners For Its Expanded PV And Energy Storage Business

With BHC Distributors and Solar Power NI SOLARWATT has appointed its first partners in UK and Ireland. The Republic of Ireland is expected to see a rising demand due to government incentives.

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Cubico Acquires 50 MW Owls Hatch Solar Park

Cubico Sustainable Investments has acquired the 50 MW Owls Hatch solar park located in Southern England from British Solar Renewables (BSR), one of the UK’s leading developers and operators of solar parks.

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