Centrica preparing to roll out solar-plus-storage in Cornwall

Centrica preparing to roll out solar-plus-storage in Cornwall

16 Nov 2017, 08:19

Centrica will “most likely” install up to 100 residential energy storage batteries in selected homes in Cornwall, alongside new installs of solar panels if they are not already in place, as part of its local energy market (LEM) programme.

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It’s time to shake off solar thermal’s preconceptions

15 Nov 2017, 12:10 • By Leonie Greene
It’s time to shake off solar thermal’s preconceptions

Leonie Greene, head of external affairs at the Solar Trade Association, previews the organisation's new report on solar thermal and implores UK installers to revisit the technology.

Rising solar and renewables to dominate future of UK generation

Rising solar and renewables to dominate future of UK generation

13 Nov 2017, 17:28

Solar and other renewables will generate more than half of all electricity in the UK by the mid-2020s according to a new study by Bloomberg New Energy Finance and Eaton, which expects the cost of the technology to more than halve by 2040.