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Funded photo-voltaic could save businesses over £31,000

A new report by Kingspan Energy claims that the average medium/large British business could save over £31,000 a year by installing fully-funded photo-voltaic (PV) roof-top systems. 159 more words

Business Energy

What is the FiT

When you start looking to invest in solar there seems to be a lot of confusing concepts and acronyms. So, we thought we’d start with ‘FiT’, an acronym which seems to be thrown around all over the place yet it is rarely explained or looked at in detail. 473 more words


The Promise and Politics of Solar Power

Vivek Wadhwa, a fellow at Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Standford University recently wrote for the Washington Post (and republished in the Star Tribune) an article titled, “Solar energy on verge of exploding” as a response to naysayers of solar power.   752 more words

Getting to know the Peruvian Energy Market

As loyal readers of my blog will know, my primary purpose here is to conduct a renewable energy feasibility study for three of LAFF’s partners to see if these technologies can improve their sustainability and resilience to shock (loss of a donor, loss of power, etc.). 725 more words

UK Solar PV Capacity Reaches 5 GW

This article originally posted at Clean Technica. View the original post here

Solar photovoltaic (PV) capacity installed throughout the United Kingdom has apparently reached 5 GW, according to NPD Solarbuzz, making the country just the sixth country to reach the figure (behind Germany, China, Japan, Italy, and the US). 486 more words

Renewable Energy