Articles tagged with: Solar

Crowdfunding sought for solar-powered EV charger

Crowdfunding sought for solar-powered EV charger

9 Mar 2017, 10:52

Crowdfunding is underway to fund the production of a new smart electric vehicle charger that will be able to utilise surplus energy from a solar installation to boost self-consumption.

Solar weekly digest 10 February 2017

Solar weekly digest 10 February 2017

10 Feb 2017, 15:43

A recap of the biggest news from the last week in UK solar and storage, including yet another critique of the governments management of the LCF and the STA ramping up the pressure over the business rates increase.

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PV in Ireland: looking back, and forward

PV in Ireland: looking back, and forward

15 Dec 2016, 14:56
• By Lauren Cook

Following a year in which much progress has been made, Lauren Cook recaps a productive 2016 for the Irish solar market and casts her eyes forward at 2017.

An intelligent system that prevents crime rather than just recording it

Sponsored An intelligent system that prevents crime rather than just recording it

22 Nov 2016, 11:01

Netwatch business activities have soared to secure this remarkably innovative company a world leading position in the technology based CCTV market. Unique proprietary software, developed by their in-house R&D team, filters out a staggering 90% of false intruder alarms and delivers the fastest response time in the market.

First Ireland solar auctions not expected until early 2018

First Ireland solar auctions not expected until early 2018

16 Nov 2016, 14:17

Solar developers in Ireland have been told not to expect the first auction in a new government support scheme for large scale projects until early 2018 in the latest update from the Irish Solar Energy Association (ISEA).

SEUK|CEL 2016 day three - live blog

SEUK|CEL 2016 day three - live blog

6 Oct 2016, 10:53

All the latest coverage from the third and final day of this year's Solar Energy UK | Clean Energy Live exhibition at the NEC Birmingham.

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Solar O&M: Flying into the future

1 Sep 2016, 11:08 • By John Whiten
Solar O&M: Flying into the future

John Whiten, chief operations officer at cutting-edge drone developers Cleandrone, discusses what solar-focused drones could be capable of in the future and what regulatory obstacles will have to be surpassed for them to do so.

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Twelve tips to successful diversification

11 Aug 2016, 10:08 • By Chris Jardine
Twelve tips to successful diversification

Chris Jardine, technical director at Joju Solar, discusses how renewables installers can best diversify in the current climate and notes some particular pitfalls to avoid.

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Solar movers and shakers 11 August 2016

Solar movers and shakers 11 August 2016

11 Aug 2016, 08:52
• By David Hunt

In this special edition of Solar Power Portal's movers and shakers feature, Hyperion Executive Search's David Hunt discusses why some companies have failed to keep hold of their top talent.