Residential and commercial rooftop solar PV system distributor Segen is to be acquired by Labora Holdings Limited, the parent company of electrical products and services supplier City Electrical Factors (CEF).
eEnergy has won its first contract to provide 321kWp of solar together with LED lighting in a single contract.
Centrica Business Solutions is to install 300 solar panels for Hereford County Hospital.
A new exclusive long-term partnership will see £100 million invested into new commercial & industrial (C&) rooftop solar developments in the UK.
A low carbon transport hub featuring solar PV, a Tesla battery storage storage and a range of electric vehicle (EV) chargers has been developed by FES Support Services on behalf of Stirling Council.
In a further bid to decarbonise the UK’s prisons, the government has unveiled plans for the installation of 16,000 new panels across 19 prisons.
Lincolnshire-based installer UK Alternative Energy has installed 429 solar panels for construction firm Lindum, also based in the county.
Drinks company Diageo - which produces spirits and beers such as Captain Morgan, Smirnoff and Guinness - has applied for planning permission for a new on-site solar farm.
Innova Energy has competed the sale of its portfolio of 57 commercial rooftop solar PV assets in the UK.
Installation of over 1,542 solar panels on 11 council buildings in Salford is underway, with the solar to be operational by the autumn.
A Guarantee Scheme, financial support and options for surplus energy would all boost domestic solar uptake.
The UK solar industry needs to treble to align with Climate Change Committee (CCC) recommendations, hitting 40GW of installed capacity by 2030.
Commercial solar PV firm BeBa Energy is celebrating the finished installation of a new rooftop solar array for KLM UK Engineering and Norwich Airport.
A collection of energy and environmental organisations are urging the government to up its commitment to UK solar with the implementation of a deployment target of at least 40GW by 2030.
BeBa Energy has installed 1.51MW of rooftop solar across four buildings at two sites owned by apple growers AC Goatham & Son.
Macquarie’s Green Investment Group (GIG) has launched a new European solar energy company, Cero Generation.
A new rooftop solar array is now generating at Scottish Water’s Campbeltown Water Treatment Works.
A programme of solar PV installations – including two urban solar farms – has been approved by Gateshead Council.
A coalition of business associations have come together to demand solar exception from ‘punitive business rates’.
Engenera Renewables is lauding the benefits of its green bond programme for solar PV as it announces it already has local authorities on board.
A 3.4MW solar system has been installed at Amazon’s fulfilment centre in Tilbury in its latest move towards a 2040 net zero.
A 11.65MW solar farm has been installed by HBS New Energies as part of Anglian Water’s Solar Delivery Programme.
Scottish Water has detailed its plans to ramp up its reliance on renewable energy in its net zero roadmap.
UK energy trade bodies – including the Solar Trade Association and Regen – are calling on the Treasury to implement tax relief for clean energy technologies.
Leicestershire County Council has set its sights on a new solar farm and carbon neutral site, in a new £14 million green project.
Joju Solar is “very confident” it will make it through the lockdown period despite furloughing staff as it takes a cautious approach to opening up.
Negative business impacts caused by COVID-19 have been seen by 90% of solar installers, according to a new survey.
Talking to Solar Power Portal, solar installer Solarsense’s MD Stephen Barrett explained how the company is focusing on design and quotes, as they’ve stepped away from both residential and commercial installations for the safety of their staff and clients.
A grant scheme funded through solar feed-in tariffs has been launched by energy supplier Centrica.
Lauren Cook, analyst at Solar Media Market Research, explores the detail behind the data in the UK's battery storage market, as new applications continue to swell.