£180M of UK Construction Projects Put At Risk By EU Levy

Orta Solar has announced that it is being forced to consider postponing over £180M of UK Construction projects in reaction to an EU trade levy of between 40% & 70% proposed to be added to the import price of Chinese solar products.

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11MW Solar Farm Secures Planning Approval

British Solar Renewables Limited has successfully secured planning permission for an 11MW solar farm in St. Allen, Truro.

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Dorset Solar Farm Consultation Announced

British Solar Renewables, the UK’s largest developer, owner and operator of solar farms has recently commenced community consultation for a proposed solar installation at Canada Farm, Winterborne Stickland.

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Lightsource Renewable Energy CEO Speaks to Greg Barker about Commercial Roof-top Installations

Energy and climate change minister Greg Barker is to set up a working group to free up blockages in the financing of commercial rooftop solar.

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STA Urges Government To “support free trade and tackle climate change”

The STA is very disappointed that the European Commission has proposed provisional duties on Chinese imported solar panels of between 37% and 67% [1]. The STA opposes the imposition of any duties which restrict free trade and the growth of the solar market.

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Ofgem Publsh FIT Rates for 1 July 2013 to 30 September 2013

Ofgem has confirmed the feed-in tariff (FiT) rates for solar photovoltaic technology for the period starting 1 July 2013 until 30 Sepember 2013.

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South West Water Reaches Million Milestone in Solar Power

South West Water is set to reach for the sun again by installing more solar panels at its operational sites after breaking the million kilowatt-hour barrier in 2012.

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Northampton Saints Going Green with New Solar Panels

The roof of the Burrda Sport Stand at Franklin's Gardens has been home to a flurry of activity this week with the installation of 200 solar panels.

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Hanergy to Acquire Engensa to Drive Into Domestic Solar Market

This ground-breaking deal sets a global first for a vertically integrated solar manufacturer to move directly into the residential solar market – a sector currently worth €12bn per year globally and expected to represent 50% of the global solar industry by 2015.

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Legrand Offers Greater Synergy with New EURO Module Launch

Legrand EUROMODWiring accessories specialist, Legrand, has enhanced its Synergy White range with the addition of Synergy White euro module front plates; carrier plates designed to accept European-sized modules.

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