Tag Archives: Solar Power

Is India’s renewables market on the right track?

India has long been one of the leading lights for renewables and the potential for further deployment remains large. 2013 was, however, a lacklustre year for the market, leading many to ask: Is India renewables on the right track? Whether 2014 … Continue reading

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Renewable energy to become world’s second-largest power generation source by 2015, says IEA

The global energy map is changing “in dramatic fashion”, the International Energy Agency (IEA) said today, as it launched the 2012 edition of its World Energy Outlook. While it’s America’s push on oil and gas production, rather than renewable energy, … Continue reading

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Renewable energy at home – the 6 key steps to getting it right you need to know

Thinking of installing a renewable energy system at home? Then you need to read this post, Renewable energy at home – the 6 key steps to getting it right you need to know, to make sure you don’t throw your money … Continue reading

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Water use in electricity generation: the sobering facts that make a case for wind and solar power

Even after 20 years as an energy journalist I was astounded to discover just how much water the industry uses, especially in these drought stricken times. It makes for fascinating reading … Water use in electricity generation: the sobering facts that … Continue reading

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FAR FROM FIT AS A FIDDLE: Savage solar price cut helps consumers but threatens to kill off the UK industry altogether

More households and small businesses will be able to install solar PV systems to generate electricity for their homes and businesses thanks to new prices, or feed-in tariffs (FITs), announced by Government. That’s assuming there remains a thriving industry in the … Continue reading

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