9th June 2014

Can a Plane Fly Around the World on Solar Power Alone?

  From smithsonianmag.com Last week, the Obama Administration unveiled new guidelines to control greenhouse gas emissions at U.S. power plants, a move that was quickly characterized as […]
8th June 2014

Eric Pickles’ ruling kills off large-scale solar farms

From telegraph.co.uk   The prospect of large-scale solar energy farms being built in the British countryside has been dealt a devastating blow following an intervention by […]
4th June 2014

World Cup stadium generates more solar power than 11 competing countries

From pv-tech.org   Eleven of the 32 countries competing in the forthcoming football World Cup are unable to generate as much solar energy as Brazil’s 2.5MW […]
4th June 2014

Solar Impulse 2: Plane makes inaugural flight

From bbc.co.uk A solar-powered plane that will be taken on a round-the-world journey in 2015 has made its inaugural flight. It is a larger, upgraded version […]
3rd June 2014

UK PV owners have greater understanding of how they consume electricity

From solarpowerpowerportal.co.uk Brits who own a solar PV array demonstrate a greater understanding of how their household consumes electricity, according to a study by the Customer-Led […]
2nd June 2014

Connect Electric installed system consisting of 486 panels

Connect Electric have recently installed a 121.5 kW system consisting of 486 panels. The installation was carried out on a factory roof in London and took […]