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

Farm Power's 308KW Solar Scheme Comes Online

Renewable power station operator, Farm Power, is celebrating as its substantial 308kWp ground-mounted solar PV system powers up for the first time, taking just 100 days to complete.

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Kingspan Install PowerPanel at its Holywell Manufacturing Facility

 Kingspan Insulated Panels is celebrating the completion of the next phase of its ongoing drive towards sustainable manufacturing with the installation of one of its latest product developments at the state of the art manufacturing facility at Holywell.

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Alliance Homes are Energy Efficient Homes

Energy efficiency is a very important issue Alliance Homes. We are investing in making as many of our properties energy efficient as we can and solar energy is one way we are doing this.

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SOLARWATT Commissions Two Large Solar Parks in the UK

SOLARWATT AG commissions its first solar power plants in Great Britain. Earlier this year the company announced its first step into the British market and this past summer the first two projects were realized; two large solar parks with a performance capacity of six megawatts (MW).

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SOLON 1.6 MW solar array grid connected in UK

SOLON SE, a leading European photovoltaic module manufacturer and system provider, grid connected at the end of September a 1.6 MW solar power plant on a former military airfield at Westcott Venture Park, Buckinghamshire.

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Creating the world’s largest solar bridge at Blackfriars

The new Blackfriars station – which is being built on a bridge spanning the River Thames – is on its way to becoming the world’s largest solar bridge as Solarcentury begins the installation of over 4,400 solar photovoltaic (PV) panels.

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Cost of Solar Panels on County Hall Revealed

NEARLY £100,000 is to be spent installing solar panels on the roof of Worcester’s County Hall, which will help power computers, printers and lights.

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Wrexham Council Unveils £60m Solar Power Housing Scheme

Wrexham Council has announced a multi-million pound scheme to fit 3,000 of its social houses with solar photovoltaic (PV) panels. The plans are aimed at cutting residents’ carbon footprint and energy bills and form a key part of the council’s wider carbon reduction strategy.

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Leeds City Centre Solar System is Hot Stuff

A NEW solar panel system on a car park roof in Leeds is the largest in any UK city. Town Centre Securities launched the system on the seventh floor of its Clarence Dock multi-storey, next to the Royal Armouries.

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Eaton Beats The Feed-In Tariff Deadline!

Working to very tight timescales to ensure completion before changes to the Feed-In Tariff (FIT) for solar PV installations over 50kW were implemented; Eaton’s Electrical Sector has designed, manufactured and supplied comprehensive turnkey BoS (Balance of System) solutions for major solar energy parks at Howbery Park in Oxfordshire, Wheal Jane in Cornwall and at a farm site in Cambridgeshire.

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