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Not many people get a bird's eye view of the roof of the Princess Royal Sports Arena. Now covered in state-of-the-art high-tech solar panels as the first part of a project to save and make cash to help pay for the centre's refurbishment.

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Waitrose Leckford Estate Installs Rooftop Solar Array

The Hampshire farm of one of the UK’s best-known food and drink producers and retailers is now producing its products using the power of the sun, cutting its energy bills and reducing its environmental impact.

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Cheshire Estate Reaps Rewards From Renewables

Bolesworth Estate, a prestigious Cheshire estate extending over 6,000 acres, has introduced four new renewable energy systems to commercial buildings across the Estate.  The new systems are designed to heat and power premises as well as generate financial returns.

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Sunny Outlook For Engineering Firm

TGE Group, one the UK’s leading suppliers of renewable energy and heat systems, has completed the installation of a 950-panel installation on top of Salop Design & Engineering’s metalworking plant in Shrewsbury.  

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New Bournemouth Student Centre Goes Solar

The new £10.5m Student Centre on Bournemouth University’s main site, the Talbot Campus, incorporates a solar photovoltaic (PV) array designed and installed by Reading-based Photon Energy Ltd.

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Solar Slashes Energy Bills for Chiddingly Village Hall

A roof solar system donated by Solarcentury has been installed on Chiddingly village hall and will cut the hall’s annual energy bills by an estimated 64%[1].

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Wirsol Energy Connects 29MW Solar Park

Wirsol Energy Ltd, has announced that it has connected the 29MW Elms Farm solar park. This follows on from the previously announced sale of two solar parks to Bluefield Solar Income Fund Ltd (“BSIF”), totaling 42MW which have now both been connected in order to qualify for 1.4ROC’s.

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Primrose Solar Connects UK's Largest & Greenest Solar Farm To Grid

The Southwick Estate Solar Farm near Fareham, Hampshire, has been connected to the grid and is now generating enough renewable electricity to supply the equivalent of approximately 14,500 average homes.  

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Schools Challenged To Get Creative In Competition For Solar Prize

Twenty two schools from across the UK are being given the chance to win up to £5,000 towards buying their own solar panels thanks to 100% renewable electricity supplier and generator, Good Energy.

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M&S Starts Generating Renewable Energy From UK’s Largest Roof Mounted Solar Array

Marks & Spencer (M&S) has completed the installation of the UK’s largest single roof mounted solar panel array on its East Midlands distribution centre in Castle Donington.

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