Primrose Solar Sells 5 Solar Farms Totalling 80MWp to Equitix

Primrose Solar has announced that it has sold the remaining assets in its portfolio of operational solar farms to Equitix. The 80 MWp transaction includes sites attracting ROCs in the range 1.4 to 1.6, all accredited in 2014: Garn in Vale of Glamorgan (7.4 MWp), Race Farm in Dorset (6.1 MWp), Newton in Dorset (11.3 MWp), Nova Scotia in Norfolk (13.9 MWp); and Canworthy Solar Farm in Cornwall (41 MWp).

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STA Calls On Government To Remove Barriers For Energy Storage

Cheaper, cleaner energy possible, if Government removes barriers to storage and places stronger incentives on network operators.

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British Standard BS EN 61215-1 Terrestrial photovoltaic (PV) Modules Issued

BSEN61215BS EN 61215-1
Terrestrial photovoltaic (PV) modules. Design qualification and type approval.
Test requirements

Publication Date: 31 January 2017

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Photon Energy Celebrates 10 Years In The Business

In December 2016 Photon Energy celebrated 10 years in the business - making us positively ancient in the UK’s solar PV industry.

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Zeta’s ECOLUX SOLAR Improves Wayfinding At Lynfield Mount Hospital

Architectural consultancy firm Michael Hall Associates, selected Zeta Specialist Lighting’s ECOLUX SOLAR, an innovative LED trough lighting system that’s entirely powered by solar, to illuminate a newly designed wayfinding system at Lynfield Mount Hospital in Bradford, part of the community and mental health Trust covering Bradford, Craven and Airedale.

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RE100 Success Means Major Incentives Remain For UK PV Installers

Despite recent wide-reaching changes to feed-in tariffs on solar installations, the growth of the RE100 initiative and the UK government’s maintained commitment to hitting its renewable energy targets mean that opportunities for photovoltaic installers remain, with PV still having a significant role to play. This is according to Trina Solar.

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