248 Acre Solar Farm Shaped Like a Giant Panda

Most solar farms align their solar arrays in rows and columns to form a grid. A new solar power plant in Datong, China, however, decided to have a little fun with its design. China Merchants New Energy Group, one of the country's largest clean energy operators, built...

UK to build record-breaking solar planes

A solar plane which can stay aloft for weeks at a time is to be manufactured by Airbus in the UK. The unmanned craft flies high in the atmosphere to avoid commercial air traffic and adverse weather. BBC News...

DUAL 247 – Combined Hot Water and Heating Solution

Fancy generating your own Hot Water and Central Heating?  Fancy doing this whilst saving money on your bills and earning an income from Government Incentive, the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI)? Sounds like a dream, doesn’t it. Well this is the Dual 247 system from...

More electricity now generated by renewables than coal

Renewable energy sources overtook coal in the generation of electricity in 2015.  Figures released in the government’s Digest of UK Energy Statistics 2016 show that 25% of UK electricity was generated from renewable sources – an increase of 29% over the previous year....

Solar Investments – Future of Energy.

Solar Investments – Future of Energy.

Solar Investments - Future of Energy At its annual Future of Energy Summit, the head of Bloomberg New Energy Finance John Moore, projected that solar will make up nearly one-third of all new investments in electricity generation over the next 15 years. (PV Magazine /...

Changes to renewables subsidies

New measures to deal with the projected over-allocation of renewable energy subsidies have been announced today, following recent consultations. Renewable energy subsidies are paid for via energy bills through a number of schemes including the Feed-in Tariff scheme...

Solar again tops popularity charts in latest poll

Solar again tops popularity charts in latest poll

Official government opinion poll on public attitudes to energy finds that solar is yet again the most popular, gaining 80% approval in poll that now tests mood of the nation every six, as opposed to three, months. Rooftop solar installation, England. Residential solar...