Heatwave Sends Solar PV Generation Soaring

Solar Generation Set to Soar with UK Heatwave Here at Green Pulse Energy we love the sun! Reason being – the more sun, the more our customers generate from their Solar PV.   The current heat wave that is sending temperatures soaring as high as 35c in Essex this week will have a significant impact on Solar PV…

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…

FIT and RHI Updates – Effective from January 2015

Since the beginning of the year changes to both the Feed in Tariff (FIT) and the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) have been implemented. These changes stipulate the new pay back rates for any system that qualifies under either scheme. The new FIT rate stands at 13.88p per KWH (Killa Watt Hour(s)) for any property with…

20 Years – Solar Panels Still Work at 95% Efficiency

Within the last few years the boom in Solar PV has been phenomenal and recent research figures have shown that the price of solar energy is to beat the wholesale cost of fossil fuels within the next few decades if not years. With most arrays having 20 year long guarantees, its unsurprising that the increased…