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  • Nottinghamshire business park nears self-sufficiency with solar farm

    23 April 2015, 11:52 Updated: 23 April 2015, 12:49

    A business park in Nottinghamshire has installed a 540kW solar farm which can provide enough electricity to power 70% of the park’s energy demand.

  • SunEdison ‘exploring all options’ in the UK

    22 April 2015, 15:34 Updated: 23 April 2015, 12:43

    Renewable energy giant SunEdison is “exploring all options” in the UK following the expiry of the Renewable Obligation Certificate deadline earlier this month, the company’s general manager for Europe Alessandro Ceschiat has said.

  • UK builders’ merchants targets commercial rooftops with new supply deal

    22 April 2015, 14:23 Updated: 22 April 2015, 14:44

    EH Smith Builders Merchants is targeting the UK’s commercial rooftop sector after expanding its range of solar modules with Tier 1 module manufacturer Vikram Solar.

  • One third of all Green Deal finance loans for solar

    22 April 2015, 14:03 Updated: 22 April 2015, 14:13

    A third of all green deal plans taken out with the Green Deal Finance Company (GDFC) have been used to fund solar PV installs it emerged after a record week for the company. 

  • Canary Wharf estate to pilot solar glazing

    22 April 2015, 09:21 Updated: 22 April 2015, 10:09

    Cambridge-based solar company Polysolar will pilot its solar glazing technology at Canary Wharf, following victory in the Canary Wharf Group’s Smart Cities accelerator competition.

  • Innergy exceeds 600MW of deliveries as ROC deadline passes

    20 April 2015, 11:09 Updated: 20 April 2015, 11:30

    Spain-based solar equipment provider, Innergy has passed the 600MW barrier of equipment deliveries in the UK as developers rushed to get projects connected prior to this month’s 1.4ROC deadline.

  • Construction to begin on 9.5MW Scottish solar farm

    20 April 2015, 09:08 Updated: 20 April 2015, 9:55

    Aberdeen-based developer BWE Partnership has revealed that it is set to start construction on what it claims is one of Scotland’s largest solar developments, a 9.5MW solar farm in Arbroath.

  • Foresight Solar Fund targets more acquisitions after refinancing

    16 April 2015, 09:27 Updated: 16 April 2015, 10:20

    Foresight Solar Fund is targeting further acquisitions in the UK solar market after adding a further £20 million to its acquisition finance facility.

  • Inazin connects 76MW of capacity ahead of RO deadline, breaks 200MW milestone

    15 April 2015, 14:58 Updated: 15 April 2015, 15:30

    Solar PV developer, Inazin Power has revealed that it connected 76MW of solar farm capacity to the grid ahead of the 31 March renewable obligation (RO) deadline.

  • Lark Energy’s Q1 connections reach 91MWp

    15 April 2015, 09:36 Updated: 16 April 2015, 11:23

    Lark Energy completed the construction and connection of solar farm projects with a total capacity of 91.6MWp throughout the first three months of 2015.

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