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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Oxford Photovoltaics Ltd Secures £8m Funding for Perovskite Solar Technology

Oxford Photovoltaics Ltd (Oxford PV), the pioneering solar technology  company,  announces that it has raised a first-tranche B round of over £8 million from a variety of new and existing investors.

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Harworth And RES Gain Approval For Solar Farm In Derbyshire

Harworth Estates, and RES, one of the world’s leading renewable energy companies, have secured planning consent for the installation of a 7.5MW solar farm in Derbyshire.

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Octopus and Lightsource Secure £76 Million Refinancing For Solar Portfolio

Octopus Investments and Lightsource Renewable Energy have closed the project refinancing of a portfolio of solar farms managed by Octopus, with a total installed capacity of 76.4 megawatts (MW). Barclays provided the £76m term facility.

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Less Is More – New PV Mounting System For British Roofs Reduces Costs

It is intended that the majority of new buildings in Great Britain should be carbon neutral by 2016. One way of improving a building’s carbon footprint is to install a photovoltaic system.

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aleo solar Receives “Top Brand PV” Seal

 In an independent survey conducted by EuPD Research, installers confirm that system supplier and German module manufacturer aleo solar GmbH has achieved a high level of brand awareness on the British and German markets. aleo is now being awarded the “Top Brand PV | Modules” seal for this accomplishment.

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SunEdison Offers New Solar Energy Saving Plan To UK Homeowners

SunEdison, Inc. the world's largest renewable energy development company, has announced the launch of the new SunEdison Energy Saver Plan, a way for UK homeowners to potentially save up to 15 percent on their electricity bill with zero upfront cost.

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WIRSOL Energy Sells Two Solar Parks To Bluefield Solar Income Fund

WIRSOL Energy Ltd has announced that it has concluded the sale of two solar parks to Bluefield Solar Income Fund Ltd, the two solar parks total 42MW.

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IRENA Workshop To Develop Energy Storage Roadmap

Experts from politics, industry and science gather at Energy Storage Europe to discuss plans for the expansion of global renewable energy storage

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