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

Pig Farm Sees The Sense In Solar

Renewable specialists TGE Group has recently completed an ambitious three-phase commercial solar PV installation for Patrick Dean Ltd, a Lincolnshire farming company that produces 14,000 pigs a year for Morrisons supermarket, in order to reduce energy costs at their 570 sow pig unit following ongoing concern regarding the farm’s rising energy bills.

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Toyota Harvest Solar Energy to Power UK Engine Production

On 21 August a large-scale embedded solar array was officially switched on at Toyota UK’s engine production centre at Deeside in North Wales, by Edwina Hart AM, Welsh Minister for Economy, Science and Transport.

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Summer Surge In Energy Production

Eco Energy World has enjoyed a summer surge in energy production after connecting five solar PV projects with a combined output of 70MW in quick succession.

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Solarsense Install UKs Largest Local Authority Rooftop PV System

Solarsense has completed the largest Local Authority owned PV system in the UK on the roof of the Northacre Resource Recovery Centre (RRC).

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Conergy Acquires New Solar Projects Totaling 17.95MWp

Conergy, one of the world’s largest solar downstream companies, has announced that it has acquired the rights to build and operate two solar power plants in the UK with a combined capacity of 17.95MWp from the developer Solar Securities for an undisclosed sum.

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Five More Solar PV Systems for Plymouth Energy Community

After installing a number of systems on schools and other buildings in Plymouth over the past couple of months, Plymouth Energy Community (PEC) have contracted SunGift to install another five systems for them.

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BNRG Renewables Starts Construction on 15MW Solar Farm

BNRG Renewables has commenced construction of a 15 megawatt solar PV park on Bilsham Farm in West Sussex.

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North Cornwall 1.8MW Solar Farm Goes Live

Creathorne Solar Farm, Good Energy’s new 1.8MW solar site in north Cornwall, began exporting its first electricity to the national grid last month.

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Low Carbon Begins Construction of 10MW Dorset Solar Park

In the latest expansion of its renewables portfolio, Low Carbon, the renewable energy investment company, has announced the completion of a deal to build a new solar park at Bottom Plain in Dorset, in collaboration with Macquarie Capital.

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Eaton Wins Race Against Time for Solar Park Grid Connection

Solar Control GearWhen EPC contractor, Econergy Europe Ltd, decided to build a ground-mounted solar park in the grounds of Knepp Castle in West Sussex, it was a race against time.

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