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.…

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Low Cost Optimised Systems

There are huge savings to be made on optimised systems with NO compromise on features.. Return on investment (ROI), levelised cost of electricity (LCOE) and balance of system (BOS) are just a few of the phrases to take into consideration when designing a system. So getting the right hardware for the best price is key to system success. SAVE…

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Solar PV Could Dominate World Energy Generation by 2050

Solar PV Could Dominate World Energy Generation by 2050 A global carbon neutral electricity system can be achieved by 2050. A 4-year study which tackled finding the most effective way to reach the internationally adopted 1.5°C Paris Climate Treaty by 2050. It says that a transition to 100% renewable energy “is not only feasible, but also…

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Students develop ‘smart’ solar window

Seeing the future A team of eight students from the US are at the helm of a project that could revolutionise the future of windows. Here at Green Pulse Energy, we are at the forefront of the global renewable energy industry and consistently looking at new revolutionary products. In a crucial step toward carbon-neutral buildings and communities,…

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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…

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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…

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New Solar Dish Technology Is Unveiled

Dishing Out Solar Energy A new type of solar technology, boasting much higher rates of efficiency than the traditional solar panels, has been unveiled and tested, producing some promising results. The massive project, residing in South Africa’s Kalahari desert, may resemble something from a Sci-Fi movie but the intricate design has fielded a much needed…

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Tesla’s New Storage and Battery System Storms the World

The Powerwall by Tesla Over the past few weeks Tesla, renowned for their stylish and sought after cars, have revealed their first steps into the world of energy and storage. And what big steps they are. Tesla CEO Elon Musk has been at the forefront of the unveiling for his company’s new battery/storage systems, the…

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No More Diesel

Time To Take Action The U.K. Supreme Courts have issued the government with rulings that they must take urgent steps in order to reduce air pollution in cities and congested areas. With the increase in air pollution resulting in a higher rate of respiratory afflictions and a much more damaging effect on a high number…

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Renewable Energy Looks To Takeover From Fossil Fuels

“The question is no longer if the world will transition to cleaner energy, but how long it will take.” – Bloomberg New Energy Finance Summit. ‘The Beginning of The End’ In recent weeks the energy market has seen a massive shift in support of replacing fossil fuels as our main source of power with renewable energy;…

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