Solar Energy: Solar and Renewables in the News


Solar Industry News

SolarUK Ltd maintains a watch on current news about our industry. We have presented our up to date list of news items below.

Solar Market is boyant and positive
The UK residential solar sector is "buoyant and positive" but is suffering from a lack of publicity around the benefits of installing solar PV
Source: solaruk, Date and Time of entry: 26 August 2015 07:47

Solar once again UKs most popular renewable energy technology
Statistics released by DECC this morning revealed that 81% of those surveyed supported solar, higher than any other renewable source of energy, while just 6% said they opposed its deployment.
Source: solaruk, Date and Time of entry: 05 August 2015 13:59

Solar capacity could reach 18GW by 2020
Solar capacity in the UK could reach 18GW by 2020, and could soar to even higher levels if policy support for other technologies is diverted to solar in the wake of policy changes according to the latest Future Energy Scenarios report issued by the National Grid
Source: solaruk, Date and Time of entry: 16 July 2015 17:48

Solar PV most popular with housing associations
Importantly, 75% of those surveyed said they would install solar PV again, based on their experience with the technology. The second most popular technology among housing associations was solar thermal, with 60% saying they would install the technology again.
Source: solaruk, Date and Time of entry: 19 May 2015 14:10

Two million British homes powered by solar PV
Record temperatures on Wednesday saw UK solar capacity generate enough electricity to power two million households for a day, according to estimates made by energy supplier Good Energy.
Source: solaruk, Date and Time of entry: 20 April 2015 16:42

Solar PV installations nearly doubled in 2014
Solar PV power generation in the UK soared by 93% year-on-year in 2014 and reached 3.9TWh far exceeding other renewable technologies.
Source: solaruk, Date and Time of entry: 30 March 2015 13:20

Solar power could provide up to 4% of the UK's electricity
The plummeting cost of solar panels has caused the government to revise upwards its forecast for solar energy use, Energy Secretary Ed Davey said.
Source: solaruk, Date and Time of entry: 24 March 2015 08:50

Rising PV deployment shows continuing investment potential
For the first time since the DECC restructuring of the Feed in Tarrif the Installation numbers have reached the trigger level for a degression on 1st April.
Source: solaruk, Date and Time of entry: 11 March 2015 15:47

After much hard work, we are finally in a position to relocate the company to our recycled building in North Trade Road, Battle.
Source: solaruk, Date and Time of entry: 22 January 2015 16:47

Solar Energy Costs still falling
Solar is still leading the way in renewable technologies with cost benefit out performing other renewables
Source: solaruk, Date and Time of entry: 20 January 2015 06:17


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