Launch of the World’s Only Renewable Energy Loyalty Reward Programme

An exciting and ground-breaking new initiative is being introduced by the British Photovoltaic Association (BPVA) – the first ever loyalty reward programme for the Renewable Energy industry.

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Solar Trade Association says 25% proposed cuts to RO solar are not justified

Two new consultations resulting from the Renewable Obligation (RO) Banding Decision are seeking to amend support for solar power under the RO, and open up the possibility of removing sub 5MW solar from RO support altogether. The first of these consultations on the level of RO support was published Friday afternoon [1].

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ESC at the centre of Part P debate

Last week the issue of electrical safety in the home was the topic of a Westminster Hall debate on Gas and Electrical Building Regulations, following the DCLG report that came out in March and the government’s response to it early in the summer.

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NAPIT Provide Certification Service in Partnership with FMB

The Federation of Master Builders (FMB) is launching FMB Certification, a registration and certification service, delivered to its members via a new agreement with the NAPIT Group Limited.

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REAL Provides Evidence to Companies Investigation Branch in Respect of Solar PV company

Solar Energy Savings Limited (SES), a company which marketed and sold solar PV systems to the general public, was wound-up on 26 July 2012 by the High Court in Manchester in the public interest. This was as a result of a petition presented by the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills.

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HEA – Guiding Light on Working Practices

When highways electrical work is required around areas such as traffic islands, there is an immediate foreseeable risk due to the reduced space available.

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NAPIT Win Marketing Campaign of the Year Award at TAF 2012

NAPIT are very proud to announce their success in winning the Marketing Campaign Year Award at this year’s Trade Association Forum (TAF) Best Practice Awards.

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MCS Technical Competence Consultation Opened

The Microgeneration Certification Scheme has launched a consultation on solar PV installation competence.

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Electrical Safety Round Table Debate Hosted by NAPIT at Westminster

NAPIT hosted a round-table debate in Westminster on 18 June to discuss ideas for the improvement of electrical safety. Over 9,500 registered installers are represented by NAPIT, who took the initiative to organise the debate, due to ongoing concern over the current legal framework which can mean that unsafe electricians are able to practice freely, endangering themselves and consumers.

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GAMBICA whitepaper set to highlight the importance of system efficiency, not product efficiency

GAMBICA will be launching a white paper at the 2012 Motor Driven Systems conference in which it will make an economics based analysis of the comparison between investing money in efficient systems to reap financial gain and saving capital by not investing but accepting higher energy bills.

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