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

Solarcentury Expands European Presence With New Solar Farm In Germany

Solarcentury has developed, constructed and sold a 4.7 MWp solar farm in Sachsen-Anhalt state, eastern Germany that will provide enough energy to power 1,150 local homes.

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New Solar Farm at London's Southend Airport

Stobart Developments, part of the Stobart Group, built the 2.5 megawatt solar photovoltaic array on 3.2 hectares of unused grassland north of the airport site at a cost of £2million.

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Lightsource Connects 23 New Solar Sites in One Month

Lightsource Renewable Energy, Europe’s leading solar energy company, has connected 23 new sites in December totalling more than 100MW of new capacity. This includes 14 sites connected under the Feed-In tariff (FIT) and 9 sites under the Renewable Obligations Certificate (ROC) schemes.

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Canadian Solar Energizes Five UK Solar Power Plants

Canadian Solar Inc. has announced that it has energized an additional five solar power plants, totaling 22.9 MWp, bringing its total fleet of solar power plants in operation in the United Kingdom to 63.1 MWp.

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Evo Win Contract to Install UK’s 5th Largest Rooftop System

This month, EvoEnergy will begin work installing a 3.8 MWp solar PV system on the rooftop of leading global workplace supplier, Lyreco, based in Telford. The project once complete is understood to be the 5th largest commercial rooftop solar PV system in the UK.

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OPDE Starts The Construction Of Three New Solar Farms

With the new projects, the multinational will reach 70 MW of operational capacity in the country, which consolidates OPDE as one of the Leading companies in  the photovoltaic sector with 7 large scale solar farms.

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Grid Parity in PS Renewables Sights

PS Renewables are excited and proud to be building Eveley Solar Farm in Houghton, Hampshire and are energised by the future of solar and confident they are now able to build large scale solar farms without the need for any subsidy, meaning, for them, the UK has hit grid parity.

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Solarcentury Sponsors Roof Solar PV System For Iconic Tate Modern In London

Tate Modern will generate a portion of its electricity by solar power following the installation of a solar system on the roof of the building.

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ParkerSteel Building A 1.8MW Solar Installation At Their Shoreham Plant

John Parker & Son Ltd (trading as ParkerTools and ParkerSteel) is to generate its own renewable electricity thanks to a 1.8 MWp solar array to be installed on the roof of its steel processing plant in Shoreham, Brighton.

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Plans Approved For York Solar Farm

Big60Million has been granted planning permission for a 50 MWp (megawatt peak) solar farm near the villages of Raskelf and Easingwold in the Hambleton District of North Yorkshire.

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