JA Solar launches the biggest module yet at the SNEC PV Power Expo in Shanghai. JA Solar unveiled what is thus far the world’s biggest and most powerful solar panel with an 810W model. Aptly named Jumbo, the panel has quadruple layouts of 47 cells and dimensions of 2,220 by 1,757mm and utilizes a triple-cut cell […]

How to become a Certified installer and register the installation to secure ten-year warranty. Conditions have changed, but not drastically. What Are The Updated Rules for LG RESU Solar Battery Warranty ? Installers must still pass the RESU online exam to gain Certification, but from 1st October, installations must also be registered on the LG Chem […]

BEIS say solar PV is the most cost-effective method for generating electricity. The Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy has outlined a new study this week focusing on energy analysis for the UK over the coming years. The Government’s research clearly indicated that solar-PV was the most cost-effective method for generating electricity available to the country, which […]

The NEW Pylontech – Pylon Force L2 Solar Panel Battery just arrived! A new modular battery ideal for high power, limited space, restricted load bearing applications. Pylontech’s Force-L2 battery is a home energy storage system with a modular design which is easy to install using simple connectors. Its attractive design makes it suitable for installing in the home. […]

Water taxis powered by green energy could soon start running between Cardiff and Bristol. Plymouth-based luxury boat firm Patriot Yachts is developing two hydrogen-powered passenger ferries to operate on the route. The boats, which cost a total of £1m, will be able to transport about 100 people across the Bristol Channel between the two cities. ..”..They will […]

A convective cooling approach keeps solar system temperatures down. A group of researchers from Portland State University have developed a method of raising the energy yield from solar plants around 5% while reducing degradation of the panel by more than 0.3% per year. This remarkable increase has been developed using a convective cooling approach. Put simply, […]

Yes, with SMA Shadefix – optimisation that’s integrated into the inverter! SMA has developed a superior optimisation technique – SMA ShadeFix. And the best thing about this solution is that it is an integrated software solution that comes with all SMA inverters at no extra cost! There is evidence that SMA ShadeFix is the best option in […]

The move could provide a significant boost to electric vehicle demand along with the broader stimulus plan which included taxes to penalise ownership of large polluting combustion-engined sports utility vehicles and a 6,000 euro subsidy towards the cost of an electric vehicle. Germany’s announcement follows a French plan to boost electric car sales announced last […]

Demand for solar PV will follow suit. The UK went into lockdown on March 23rd. This unprecedented shift in the way we live has massively impacted our energy consumption. As a result, we have seen a lot of interesting figures emerge from our energy usage as more of us stay home. Following a Government report, the […]

ROOFIT is a UK Government Accreditation for large Solar Installations. If your generator meets either of the following criteria, it must apply for ROO-FIT in order to benefit from Feed In Tariff payments via the ROO-FIT scheme. Criteria for ROO-FIT Accreditation: Generators between 50kW and 50MW Total Installed Capacity (TIC) up to and including 5MW […]