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

Bright Sparks at Science Park

The University of Wolverhampton Science Park in conjunction with Caplor Energy in April completed a landmark solar photovoltaic project aimed at reducing the centre’s carbon emissions and promoting low carbon technologies.

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Oxfordshire Sports and Leisure Centres Receive Solar boost

Increasingly, Cherwell District Council has been investing in a Sustainable Procurement Strategy plan. In October 2011, the council turned to Myriad Solar and awarded the company with two Solar PV contracts after a rigorous tender evaluation and appraisal process.

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Knowsley Safari Park Sea Lions go Solar

The Sealion House at Knowsley Safari Park, one of the most popular attractions at the busy Merseyside Park, has been fitted with solar panels to help reduce electricity bills and the Park’s carbon footprint.

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Anesco gets to work on 5MW Potato Farm

Leading energy efficiency solutions company, Anesco, has started work on one of the UK’s largest ground mounted solar projects – a 5MWp scheme in the New Forest.

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Sun Shines on 11 West Sussex Schools Thanks to Anesco

The firm has successfully completed roof top solar pv installations at 11 sites in the region to date. Through an innovative West Sussex County Council scheme, many of the schools are benefitting from the low-cost, renewable electricity generated by the panels after capitalising on an interest-free loan made available by the local authority.

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DECC FIT Installations week ending 13th May 2012

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The initial installation numbers for the week ending 13th May 2012 show 912 installations in that week compared to 1,585 for the week ending 6th May 2012.

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Solar Energy Assures Bright Future for Charity

A Bristol charity that supports families following the loss of a child is benefiting from a solar energy system donated by the South West’s leading renewable energy specialist.

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Cornish Church Lights The Way For Solar Energy

Two 3.84kWp systems, installed in banks of 16 photovoltaic (electricity) solar panels have been installed on the roofs of Lanner Methodist Church and Church Hall by Cornish based sustainable energy company Enact Energy to help the Church harness the power of the sun and by doing so not only save hundreds of pounds in electricity bills every year but generate around £33,000* in Feed-in Tariff payments and bill savings over the next 25 years.

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Met Office HQ to be home to one of UK's largest solar PV systems

Work has started on installing one of the UK's largest solar PV systems on the roof of the Met Office head office in Exeter.

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Kier Helps Mid Devon District Council Go Green

Kier has completed a £520,000 contract with Mid Devon District Council to install photovoltaic solar panels at four council properties in a bid to reduce the council’s carbon footprint, generate electricity and save money.

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