The Solar Digest for Solar Power, Solar Energy and Photovoltaic PV News - Installation

Vattenfall Generates First Power at Carmarthenshire Solar Power Project

Vattenfall, the European energy company, has generated electricity for the first time at a prototype solar power project in Wales. The power was produced late on Thursday 24 March from what is Vattenfall’s first large scale solar array.

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Aldi Distribution Centre in Bolton Goes Solar

In 2015, EvoEnergy won the tender with building contractor, DSP Construction Management, to install a 2.1 MWp solar PV system on the rooftop of Aldi’s new regional distribution centre in Bolton, cutting the supermarket’s carbon footprint by almost 1,000 tonnes every year.

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EvoEnergy Install the UK’s 4th Largest Rooftop Solar PV System

EvoEnergy are delighted to announce the completion of the 3.811 MWp rooftop array – which is now fully commissioned and live – installed in Telford (Shropshire) for the Global workplace solutions provider, Lyreco.

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Captec Make The Switch To Solar Power

Captec, designers and manufacturers of specialist computer platforms, has announced it is now powering its 50,000 square foot Fareham headquarters with solar energy.

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Warrington Social Homes Get Solar Photovoltaic Panels

Warrington Council, working in partnership with Golden Gates Housing Trust, has completed its last round of installation of solar photovoltaic panels on 1,515 social homes across the borough.

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Solarcentury Selected To Build Community Solar Farm In Oxfordshire

Solarcentury is to construct a community-owned 4.5MWp solar farm near Charlbury in David Cameron’s Oxfordshire constituency.

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Major Investment In Solar Panels Makes Environmental Impact

Northumbria University has taken significant steps to increase its use of solar energy to help reduce its carbon emissions.

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Lightsource Begins Work on Europe’s Largest Floating Solar Project

Europe’s biggest ever floating solar panel array is being installed by Lightsource Renewable Energy on London’s Queen Elizabeth II reservoir.

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Oldham Tommyfield Market Hall Goes Solar

Oldham Council has installed a solar array on the roof of Tommyfield Market Hall as it looks to become one of the greenest local authorities in the country – while also saving money.

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Dulas Aid Welsh Utility Firm In Reducing Carbon Emissions

One of the UK’s most experienced renewable energy firms has completed the first phase of Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water’s largest solar PV project as part of their initiative to reduce carbon emissions by 25%.

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