Labour reveals plans to fit solar panels to 1.75m homes

Labour have announced plans to fit solar panels to 1.75m homes lived in by socially housed or low-income households. It is part of its promised “green industrial revolution” to try to combat climate change and boost jobs. The programme is due to be announced by Jeremy Corbyn and the shadow business secretary, Rebecca Long-Bailey, at…

NEW MODULE: LG NeON® R – most efficient energy generation

LG’s premier module has the highest and most efficient energy generation technology yet! There’s excellent up-coming availability of this stunning new module with a limited number of the NeON® R 365W available now with the 370W NeON® R due to arrive in mid-May and another delivery mid-June.   Leading in both technology and aesthetics the NeON® R series represents…

The Smart Export Guarantee Begins

Octopus Energy leads the pack to offer the first smart export tariff.  An eco‐friendly energy provider, Octopus Energy, has plugged the gap between the end of the FiT and beginning of the not-yet-finalised SEG. Two tariffs are available – Outgoing Fixed which guarantees 5.5p per kWh for every unit exported. While Outgoing Agile matches half-hourly prices with day-ahead wholesale rates.…

New Wind Turbine Generates Electricity Without Rotating Blades

Bladeless Efficient Wind Turbine This new wind turbine wobbles elegantly in the wind, generating electricity without rotating blades. “It looks like asparagus,” says David Suriol, one of the founders. A Spanish company called Vortex Bladeless has produced a wind turbine that takes advantage of the vortices produced when wind moves around an obstacle. How Does…