Articles tagged with: Solar Pv

LEON switches supply to summer sun

LEON switches supply to summer sun

22 Jun 2017, 09:26

UK fast food outlet LEON will be powered solely from solar this summer following a new arrangement with energy supplier Opus Energy.

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BEIS’ ministerial merry-go-round must grind to a stop

16 Jun 2017, 12:59 • By Liam Stoker
BEIS’ ministerial merry-go-round must grind to a stop

As BEIS prepares for its seventh energy minister in six years, Liam Stoker argues that as long as the government's ministerial merry-go-round continues the green economy is being taken for a ride.

Q&A: BayWa r.e.’s Oliver Niedhöfer on the trends affecting UK O&M

Sponsored Q&A: BayWa r.e.’s Oliver Niedhöfer on the trends affecting UK O&M

13 Jun 2017, 10:00
• By BayWa r.e. Operation Services

Oliver Niedhöfer has previously worked for the BayWa r.e. Group in various roles, more recently as head of international operations based in Munich. He recently joined the growing team at BayWa r.e. Operation Services in the UK. Oliver explains the challenges and opportunities of O&M services for large-scale PV and BayWa r.e.’s plans for the next few years in the UK.

Exclusive: UK installed 640MW of solar in Q1 2017

Exclusive: UK installed 640MW of solar in Q1 2017

12 Jun 2017, 08:08

With the Renewable Obligation Certificate (ROC) scheme for UK based solar incentives finishing on 31 March 2017, the domestic sector once again showed its resilience by installing a healthy 640MW during Q1 2017.

Rooftop solar generation reaches new highs in Scotland

Rooftop solar generation reaches new highs in Scotland

6 Jun 2017, 08:48

Rooftop solar panels in towns and cities across Scotland were able to generate more than the average home’s demand for electricity throughout May in an “extraordinary month for renewables”, according to WWF Scotland.

Huawei launches connected solar smart home solution

Huawei launches connected solar smart home solution

31 May 2017, 15:45

Inverter manufacturer Huawei has launched its maiden residential product for the European market, offering to connect rooftop solar installs with domestic appliances to maximise self-consumption.