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Solar Digest Newsletter Issue 63 October 2014

Welcome to Issue 63 of the solar digest e-newsletter.

Featured Company:

Doepke UK Ltd ► Doepke UK Ltd

With over 57 years experience in the development and manufacture of residual current circuit breakers, Doepke have established a reputation as a specialist in residual current protection, and their RCCB product range is today the most comprehensive in the world with over 4000 variations manufactured in Germany.


IET Public Consultation Opens on New Solar Photovoltaic Guidelines

Engineers, technicians and researchers are invited to comment on the new Code of Practice for Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Systems, due for publication by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) in 2015.

UK’s Leading Solar Energy Generator Announces New Partnerships with Local Installers

Lightsource Renewable Energy, is set to build a nationwide partnership with local solar PV installers as it looks to expand its rooftop portfolio.

 ► Compact AC Connection for Photovoltaic Micro Inverters from Phoenix Contact

The new SUNCLIX Micon AC connection system from Phoenix Contact reliably connects photovoltaic modules.

Subsidies for Solar Farms to be Cut to Help Safeguard Farmland

Farmers will lose their right to claim subsidies for fields filled with solar panels under new plans to ensure more agricultural land is dedicated to growing crops and food.

Suntech Exhibits New Financial Package at Solar Energy UK

Suntech exhibited its latest financial offering at Solar Energy UK in Birmingham earlier this month.  This follows the latest strategic partnership with youmex Group.

EvoEnergy Win the Solar Installer of The Year 2014 Award

EvoEnergy are proud to announce that they have received the ‘Solar Installer of The Year’ award at the recent annual Renewables awards.

Function Block Libraries for Photovoltaics

The function block libraries for the PC Worx programming software from Phoenix Contact now offer more opportunities for solar engineering.


Coalition Risks Its Own Solar Revolution says the STA

The Government has published critical decisions on solar power, including the finalised budget for Contracts for Difference (CfDs)

Monitoring Software for Photovoltaic Systems

Phoenix Contact now offers monitoring software for photovoltaic systems. PV Monitor+ is designed for systems up to 500 KW and to interact with standardised and robust industrial components.


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