Commercial & Residential Solar

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.

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.

Solarwatt makes new hire for UK storage play

Solarwatt makes new hire for UK storage play

5 Jun 2017, 16:45

Solarwatt has appointed Bobbie Wright as its sales manager for the UK and Ireland to oversee the launch of its MyReserve battery storage system for homes and business in the UK.