NextEnergy Acquires 6.5MWp Solar Power Plant in Devon

NESF is pleased to announce the signing of the share purchase agreement (“SPA”) to acquire a special purpose vehicle which owns the Park View solar power plant.

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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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Solar Farm Gets Planning Permission Following High Court Quashing

The Secretary of State has finally granted planning permission for Lark Energy’s solar farm at Ellough Airfield in Suffolk.

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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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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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