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

Wrexham Council’s 30,000 Solar Panel Scheme Nears Completion

Wrexham Council is on track to complete the UK’s largest social housing scheme by the end of the month, slicing up to £900,000 a year from bills.

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Farming the Sun's Energy!

7 Energy has designed and installed a SCHOTT Solar PV system on two sites at The Comberton Poultry Farm in Ludlow - the largest single Solar Photovoltaic installation completed in Shropshire - and at Cottage Farm, near Presteigne, Powys.

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Sudbury Primary School Given Environment Makeover

Morgan Sindall approached JCA Group to undergo the £3 million contract for the mechanical and electrical works involved in extending and refurbishing part of Sudbury Primary School.  The works were required by planning to meet a BREEAM rating of `excellent' and Myriad CEG assisted with this by providing solar PV panels. 

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Forest Green Rovers Point To Sustainable Sport With PV Array

The installation of a 46.92kW Photovoltaic system onto a terrace roof of Forest Green Rovers FC is helping the Conference League team reduce its carbon footprint and earn an annual income for the Sustainability in Sport foundation.

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Sainsbury’s Leads the UK with Ambitious Rollout of Solar Panels to Stores

Sainsbury’s has today (20/03/2012) announced that it has reached another milestone in its industry-leading innovative renewable energy strategy. Through its ambitious plan to install innovative PV cylindrical technology at stores across its estate the retailer has now generated 7.0 MWp of electricity, enough to power 2,000 homes for a year.

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105 Clydebank Residents Receive Free Solar Panels

Knowes Housing Association’s solar scheme will see 105 Faifley social housing tenants, most of whom are pensioners, get free solar energy for their homes. It is expected to cut their electricity bills by up to £120 per year.

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Tourism affected by solar park bid

PLANS to create the UK's largest solar park in Pembrey would cause the area's tourism scene to be disjointed, it is claimed.

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DECC FIT Installations week ending 4th March 2012

fit graphThe initial installation numbers for the week ending 4th March 2012 show 20,717 installations in that week compared to 14,793 for the week ending 26th February 2012. 

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New Renewable Energy JV Positions Port Firmly in Renewables Sector

Milford Haven Port has staked its claim in the renewables sector with the formation of a brand new joint venture with The Green Electrician Limited, installing renewable energy technology in homes and businesses across South Wales from its base in Pembrokeshire.

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NICEIC Leads the Way with Solar PV Installation

Warwick PV InstallationNICEIC has joined the renewable revolution with a solar panel installation at its headquarters in Houghton Regis.

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