• How to Road Trip with Solar Energy

    15. June 2017
    Nowadays, Solar Energy goes beyond providing benefits for you at home. It's technology has reached a stage, that even brings value to our journeys and travels. Get inspired!
  • Cleaning and Maintenance Tips for Solar Panels

    05. April 2016
    Do you own solar panels and aren't sure about the best way to maintain them or are interested in purchasing solar panels but are a bit weary about what it takes to maintain them? Then this post is for you, get all the information you need on solar panel cleaning and maintenance right here!
  • Top 10 Solar Energy Myths

    05. April 2016
    You've probably heard about some of the myths related to solar energy, well, it times to debunk those myths. Find more information on the top 10 solar energy myths right here.
  • Differences Between Solar Photovoltaic and Solar Thermal

    04. April 2016
    There are two main types of solar power systems, with different working principles, uses and designs. Getting to know them is the first step to live a sustainable live thanks to the Sun.
  • Information on Solar Panels

    22. February 2016
    Solar panels are an alternative form green energy that produces electricity and heat using energy from the sun. For more information on solar panels read more here.
  • How Solar Panel Systems Work

    16. February 2016
    Here you'll find an overview of solar panel systems: what they are, what are their components, how they work and some additional considerations.
  • Harvesting Sunshine in the Most Revolutionary Way

    08. December 2015
    Read about the new advances in this revolutionizing technology.
  • Disposal and Recycling of Photovoltaic Solar Panels

    16. November 2015
    Although solar panels are popular for being a green source of energy, once criticism is that solar panels themselves are contaminating. Good news is that they can be recycled.
  • Now Is the Right Time to Invest in Solar Panels in the UK

    15. October 2015
    How are the subsidy cuts going to impact the solar energy market, and what can you do to avoid being hit by the reforms?
  • Concentrated Solar Power Explained

    Concentrated Solar Power Explained

    13. October 2015
    CSP plants are being built all over the world. Find out how this technology works and where it's headed in the future.
  • Some Good Reasons to Use Solar Panels

    13. October 2015
    Increased saving and lower carbon emissions are two of the main positive aspects attached to incorporating solar panels to your home. However, there are other advantages not less important, like job creation and the benefits to the local economy.
  • The Growth of Solar Energy and the UK Renewables Sector

    07. October 2015
    Solar energy is often considered one of the most popular renewables, but is it the most used in the UK? Find out how the sector is growing compared to others.
  • Solar Panel Incentives in 2016

    01. October 2015
    Between the end of this year and the beginning of 2016, changes will be made to the current incentive schemes for solar energy. Find out how this affects homeowners who have invested in solar panels or plan to do so.
  • Greenhouse Emissions of Solar Panels

    25. September 2015
    Ever since the introduction of solar panels, some people have argued that they are not completely environmentally friendly. Here is what scientists have concluded on the subject.
  • Solar Energy and Global Warming

    18. September 2015
    Climate change is a reality that is likely to affect many aspects of our life. Solar energy is no exception, but scientists have made surprising predictions about the nature of these effects.
  • How are Solar Panels Made?

    16. September 2015
    Different production methods are employed to make solar panels, and they have an impact on their price and efficiency. Here's how it works.
  • Solar Panels and Mobile Devices

    15. September 2015
    While still a work in progress in terms of price and efficiency, mobile devices can now be powered by solar panels. Find out how this technology is entering the market.
  • Solar Panel Myths

    15. September 2015
    Debunking the 5 main myths about solar panels with some basic facts. Read on if you too have doubts about the benefits of this technology!
  • What is the Difference Between Solar Panels and Solar Water Heaters?

    02. September 2015
    Find out about how these two systems work, what they have in common and what makes them different.
  • A Brief History of Solar Energy

    31. August 2015
    From magnifying glasses to solar panels, here is the true story of how solar energy found its way into our lives.
  • How Popular Are Solar Panels in the UK?

    24. August 2015
    Did you know that the UK is installing solar panels faster than any other european country? Here are some facts and figures about the country's solar revolution.
  • Powerwall: the New Solar Panel Battery from Tesla

    20. August 2015
    You have probably already heard about Tesla motors and their amazing electrical cars. But what you certainly do not know is that the company has launched a section dedicated to energy appliances.
  • Solar Panels: An Investment for The Future

    19. August 2015
    How do solar panels work? What's their price? Is it a smart investment? Get the answers for all of it here.
  • Make Your Home Your Solar Powered Castle

    11. August 2015
    Although having been criticized for low efficiency and high cost, solar panels have shown to be beneficial and a wise investment even in the UK.
  • Combining Heat Pumps and Solar Panel Heating

    24. July 2015
    The heat pumps’ and solar panels’ energy efficiency rates coupled with their eco friendliness, makes these the perfect choice for those who are concerned about the impact they make on the environment while looking to get the best return on their initial investment.
  • The Heatwave: A Reason To Invest In Renewables?

    23. July 2015
    While there has been no cold records broken since 1916, there have been 25 monthly heat records since the year 2000. However, those countries most affected by the increasing temperatures still have a lot of potential to untap in the field of renewable sources of energy.
  • Solar Batteries

    15. July 2015
    Solar batteries are deep cycle batteries that provide energy storage for solar, wind and other renewable energy systems. These batteries are different from other ones such as a car battery for example.
  • Solar Collector

    08. July 2015
    A solar collector is an installation that captures solar energy contained from sunlight and converts it into heat.Since almost the entire spectrum of solar radiation is used to produce heat, these collectors efficiency is around 60% to 75%.
  • Solar Trade Association

    26. June 2015
    The solar trade association (STA) is an organization working to promote the benefits of solar energy. Since 1978 STA has succeeded in making the adoption of solar easy and profitable for domestic and commercial users.
  • Solar PV Calculator

    25. June 2015
    Before using a solar calculator you will need to measure the size of your roof in order to calculate the available area where the panels will be installed. Once you have calculated your approximate roof area then you need to divide this by 10, to calculate the size of your solar panel system in kW.
  • Flexible Solar Panels

    24. June 2015
    Among the characteristics of flexible solar panels can be included their lightweight and versatile nature, which makes them very portable, beneficial for transporting wherever desired. More so, flexible panels are capable of being rolled and folded, something which conventional solar panels cannot accomplish because of their rigidity.
  • Advantages and Disadvantages of Solar Cells

    22. June 2015
    In the UK, there is a strong focus on green energy and especially solar cells, which can contribute to lowering CO2 emissions in everyday life, while minimizing your electricity bill. More so, if you have excess electricity from your solar panels, you can sell this back to the national grid.
  • Solar-Powered Cars

    19. June 2015
    The past decade has seen a drastic rise in the popularity of renewable energy sources, especially solar power. The technology that directly transforms the sun’s rays into electricity is evidently one of the most commonly used alternative energies in the transportation markets.
  • Do Solar Thermal Panels Work with Combi Boilers?

    17. June 2015
    Since both solar energy and combi boilers are a growing trend, the heating industry should know by now how to combine solar hot water systems with combi boiler system, however, it is still technically challenging to make this combination work. There are some combination boiler models that are compatible with a solar thermal system.
  • DIY Solar Panels

    15. June 2015
    Solar panels have increased drastically in popularity, as more people want to self-sustain their household with the electricity demands. To make solar panels more affordable for everyone in the UK, the government has set up several financial incentives among which are the Green Deal and Feed In Tariff.
  • Portable Solar Panels

    15. June 2015
    Solar Panels for households and businesses have become a very common sight in the UK. Entire neighborhoods can be seen decorated with solar systems, as more people benefit from financial incentives which lower the cost of these. However, one niche has not been filled yet, transporting solar panels anywhere with ease. Until now.
  • Solar Lights

    11. June 2015
    Solar energy products are diversifying as the industry continues to grow worldwide. One of the sought out solar products are solar lights. With these lights, you don’t have to pay for electricity and even more, no installation of wiring is needed.
  • 100% Solar-Powered House

    11. June 2015
    Click here to find out more about the first ever 100% Solar Powered House in the UK. The house is a state of at establishment that is entirely self-sustainable.
  • Solar Roof Tiles

    04. June 2015
    Solar roof tiles are small solar panels which have the appearance of roof tiles. Albeit they are not the same as normal roof tiles, however their small size offer a less intrusive look than regular solar panels.
  • How Much Can I Save With Solar Water Heating?

    27. May 2015
    We often think about solar panels when it comes to solar energy. However, another system is gaining more popularity nowadays and it concerns solar water heating.
  • Micro Solar Cells

    15. May 2015
    Solar Cell technology research and development has resulted in numerous breakthroughs. One of these is the micro solar cells, of which the name refers to, are small solar cells with the capability of absorbing larger amounts of light than other solar cells.
  • Solar Panels vs Solar Thermal

    27. April 2015
    Solar Thermal or Solar PV Panels? If you can't decide yourself, read a little more about both technologies here.
  • Pursuing a Career in Renewable Energy

    24. April 2015
    Renewable energy has become one of the boom industries over the past decade, due to technological innovations and the ongoing need for alternative solutions.
  • Europe's Solar Future

    23. April 2015
    The European Parliament has established that by 2021 every new building will have to meet low energy consumption standards.
  • Solar Energy in UK Corporations

    21. April 2015
    Solar energy has seen a rise among UK corporations. Through installing solar panel systems on commercial rooftops, companies can benefit from solar energy as well.
  • Solar Panels For Homes Are Becoming More Affordable

    15. April 2015
    If your excuse to avoid investing in solar panels was their high price, then it's time to reconsider your choice. Domestic solar panel prices have dropped considerably in the past years.
  • Solar Farms

    14. April 2015
    Solar Farms may be the solution to reducing the UK’s reliance on overseas fossil fuel imports. As part of the EU’s renewable energy initiative, the UK relies on solar power to meet its set 15% renewable energy target by 2020.
  • Good News For The Green Energy Sector

    26. March 2015
    Renewable sources of energy are breaking records in the UK and carbon emissions are dropping considerably.
  • Why Solar Panels Are A Must-Have Nowadays

    24. March 2015
    Learn with a very brief summary how solar panels work, what are the different incentives to invest in such technology, and what you need to do as first steps into solar energy.
  • Wireless Energy Transfer

    18. March 2015
    In the present, information travels on electromagnetic waves which are a form of energy, which means that in theory it is possible to transmit energy in a similar fashion.
  • Solar Energy: Towards The Bright Side?

    06. March 2015
    As technology develops, the two main barriers regarding solar energy are slowly vanishing. In a few years, energy efficiency and storage will not be a problem any longer.
  • Great Britain: The Future Home Of Solar Energy

    05. March 2015
    The two main arguments that put people down from investing in solar panels in the UK are: the grey weather, and the supposedly very high costs. Read to understand why these arguments are slightly wrong.
  • Are Solar Panels For You?

    26. February 2015
    Get an insight to solar photovoltaics and evaluate if they are the right choice for your home.
  • Transparent Solar Panels

    26. February 2015
    Read about the latest trend regarding solar PV technology.
  • Offshore Solar Farms

    29. January 2015
    With the huge success of offshore wind farms, it is only a matter of time before solar power follows up. Could solar panels also take advantage of seawater and the Magnesium Chloride fount in it?
  • Perovskite Solar Cells

    29. January 2015
    The name perovskites came from a mineralogist, Lev Perovski, and was given to a material called calcium titanium oxide. The perovskite compounds that are being used to make solar cells are not calcium titanium oxide, but they do share the same crystalline structure.
  • The Future of Solar Power in the UK

    28. January 2015
    The UK's renewable energy sector is flourishing and much of the gains are being driven by a single technology, specifically solar panels.
  • Solar Panels for Caravans

    28. January 2015
    As many remote locations such as national parks rarely offer caravan owners the chance to recharge their leisure battery, more and more campers are looking for alternative energy sources to power up their recreational vehicles and solar energy can't be ignored as it has too much to offer.
  • Solar Farms in the UK

    27. January 2015
    Solar farms are a new apparition in the UK, but are growing in number as more and more companies invest in this renewable energy source.
  • The Lifespan of Solar Panels

    27. January 2015
    Solar panels are increasingly popular and more people are interested in investing. Therefore potential buyers are interested in the product's lifespan.
  • How Does the Government Help You in Your Solar Journey?

    26. January 2015
    Information on what the government does in order to stimulate people to utilize solar energy and it's benefits, plus information on "free" solar panels.
  • Impact Of Solar Energy On The Environment

    26. January 2015
    Solar energy systems offer significant environmental benefits in comparison to the conventional energy sources, thus they greatly contribute to the sustainable development of human activities.
  • Solar Energy In Transportation

    26. January 2015
    Solar energy is becoming more popular and has already attracted many industries and the transportation sector makes no exception and is already utilizing the power of the Sun.
  • Solar Schools

    23. January 2015
    More and more schools in the UK are being hit by colossal electricity bills, which negatively affects schools' resources, thus not allowing them to spend more on improving facilities and conditions for students.
  • Importing Solar Energy Into The UK

    22. January 2015
    The incentive of importing solar energy is the beginning of a much more vigorous solar energy plan for the UK, and the answer to cheaper, more affordable energy for the region as a whole.
  • How Are Solar Panels Made?

    17. December 2014
    The journey to manufacturing a solar panel begins with sand. Silicone is being obtained in order to make ingots. The ingots are sliced into wafers and after a series of chemical processes solar cells are.
  • How Efficient Are Solar Panels?

    18. November 2014
    Read about solar panel efficiency and the latest trends for 2018. Solar panels are tested to an extreme extent. If a solar panel passes a test they will be certified for the market. Solar panels are becoming more efficient, especially thin-film layer solar cells are closing the gap with more expensive crystalline solar cells.
  • 5 Reasons Why You Should Invest in Solar Panels

    05. November 2014
    Read this article to understand what is pushing people to invest in solar power.
  • Space-Based Solar Power

    31. October 2014
    Read more on how the outer space can help us.
  • Solar Panels: Answers to 10 FAQs

    22. September 2014
    Learn the answers of the most common questions associated with solar panels.
  • Printable Solar Panels

    15. September 2014
    Learn what the applications of printable solar panels could be and what needs to be improved before they get introduced to the market.
  • Solar PV System: Solar Inverters

    12. September 2014
    This post compares the two types of solar inverters. Evaluates some pros and cons, and presents some situations in which one type is more suitable than the other.
  • How You Can You Save Money with Solar PV : the Feed-In Tariff

    12. September 2014
    Learn the different ways you can receive money from the Feed-in Tariff, what you need to do to qualify for those payments and how to register.
  • What Is Solar Panel Efficiency?

    05. September 2014
    Learn the difference between solar cell and solar panel efficiency. Moreover, look at some factors which could affect the efficiency of your solar system.
  • Solar Panels: Which Is the Best Type?

    02. September 2014
    Mono-crystalline, poly-crystalline and Thin-film solar panels. Learn more about them and find out which type is best for your needs.
  • 7 Benefits of Using Solar Energy

    01. September 2014
    Creating jobs, reducing energy bills and no impact on the environment are just a few benefits of solar energy. Read this post to find out more.
  • Solar Panel Installation and Maintenance

    01. September 2014
    Find out what are components the solar system consists of and learn about the maintenance they require after the installation.
  • Pros and Cons of Solar Energy

    28. August 2014
    Do you want to know what are the advantages of solar energy? Are there any drawbacks associated with its use? Find out in this post.
  • 6 Tips About Choosing Installers for Solar Panels

    27. August 2014
    Home visits, warranty, sales tactics and more tips which will help you to select a solar panel installer.
  • 7 Facts About Solar Energy You Didn’t Know

    27. August 2014
    Learn some interesting facts about solar energy.
  • 6 Tips For Buying Solar Panels

    26. August 2014
    Buying solar panels for your home can become an overwhelming experience. Since you will be making a substantial investment, it is important to know what information you should be looking for. Here are 6 tips you should take into consideration when when buying solar panels.
  • 5 Things to Know Before You Buy Solar Panels

    26. August 2014
    Find out how solar panels work and if they are suitable for your roof. Also take a look at how you can benefit from the Feed-in Tariff and what is the maintenance and running costs a linked with solar panels.
  • What Is the Installation Cost for Solar Panels?

    25. August 2014
    Although the installation cost might seem a little steep, once you cover it, you start saving money. The payments from the Feed-in tariff scheme and the savings you will be making, will make you forget about the initial costs.
  • Solar Panels: The Beginning to a Greener Future

    22. August 2014
    Solar thermal panels are easy to maintain and have low running costs. Using them can also trim down your bills while making some cash at the same time.
  • 7 Facts About Solar Energy

    21. August 2014
    Solar energy is a renewable energy source, associated with very safe production process. Solar energy can be used in wide range of areas with very little maintenance, while saving the environment at the same time.
  • What to Check When Choosing a Solar Panel Installer?

    21. August 2014
    There are many factors to consider when choosing a solar panel installer. You can get lost in all in the information, so here are some important points which will help you select an installer.
  • How to Save Money with Solar Energy

    20. August 2014
    Find out how solar energy can be used to generate heat and electricity. Moreover, take a look at how solar energy can save you money through reduced energy bills and governmental programs.
  • The Future of Solar Energy

    20. August 2014
    From the 19th century until now, solar energy has grown continuously. Spray-on panels may be the point to initiate a paradigm shift, away from fossil fuels.
  • What Are PV Panels?

    19. August 2014
    Read this Blog to learn how solar PV works, its benefits and some other interesting facts about this increasingly popular technology.
  • 10 Things You Need to Know Before Buying Solar Panels in the UK

    07. August 2014
    The future looks bright and promising for solar panels. However, it is a large investment to undertake and it’s important that you are well-informed about the process and your options. Read our guide to solar panels here!
  • How to Choose a Solar Panel

    04. August 2014
    No doubts price is an important factor to consider when choosing a solar panel supplier. However, to make the most our of your money, this should not be the main criteria to take your decision. Read here about all the factors you should consider.
  • Go Green, Go Solar!

    30. July 2014
    Governments and companies have set green targets in order to reduce carbon emissions and protect the environment. Read here how you can also help by switching to more eco-friendly habits at home.
  • Free Solar Panels, Or Better Yet, Make Money With Solar Panels

    29. July 2014
    Since solar panels require a considerable initial investment, free solar panels sound like a good option. However, if you think in the long term, it might be a better idea to buy the panels yourself and make some money out of it. Read here to understand why.
  • New Coating Makes Solar Cells More Powerful

    28. July 2014
    In this blog post you can learn more about how to make your solar cells more efficient, more powerful and more long lasting.
  • 5 Interesting Facts About Solar Water Heating

    28. July 2014
    In this blog post you can learn a lot about solar water heating!
  • Solar Panels: An Efficient Energy Source

    24. July 2014
    People sometimes doubt weather solar panels are efficient enough to make their purchase worth it. Here you will understand what we mean when talking about solar panel efficiency and that you should take this issue into consideration when analysing different solar panel suppliers.
  • How To Reduce Your Carbon Footprint With Solar Power

    23. July 2014
    This blog post not only explains what carbon footprint is, but also, and most importantly, suggests one measure we can try to reduce our emissions and be more friendly with the environment.
  • 1,500 UK Homes Will Benefit from Solar Panels Funded by Council

    22. July 2014
    In order to achieve its green energy targets for 2020, the UK is planning a series of schemes and projects that will hopefully reduce the country's carbon emissions. Read this blog post to find out the latest announcement.
  • Is the UK Sunny Enough for Solar Panels to Work?

    21. July 2014
    Since solar panels rely on the energy of the sun to produce electricity, they won’t work in cloudy and grey UK. WRONG. Picture one of those solar calculators you might have someday used at school. Did they stop working on cloudy days? No, they didn’t.
  • 5 Things You Need To Know Before Going Solar

    18. July 2014
    Whether you are interested in the topic of solar energy, or you are already thinking of investing in solar systems, this guide will provide you with important information you need to know.
  • How Do Solar Panels Work?

    17. July 2014
    Are you wondering how solar panels work? Then take a look at this blog post and video!
  • 5 Advantages and 5 Disadvantages of Solar Power

    16. July 2014
    How good is solar power? As everything else, solar power has its good and its not-so good sides. Humanity hasn’t yet discovered the perfect energy source.
  • How Long Will a Solar Panel Take to Pay for Itself in the North of the UK?

    16. July 2014
    In this blog post you will learn about solar panel efficiency in the north of the UK, and see if it is worth it investing in solar energy in this part of the country despite its not so sunny weather.
  • 7 Reasons Why You Should Use Solar Power

    02. July 2014
    In this blog post we have gathered some of the reasons why everybody should invest in solar power - preferably right now!
  • Solar Panels: Are They Worth It?

    26. June 2014
    Are you considering purchasing solar panels, but are unsure whether it is a worthy investment? Here, we have summarised the most important benefits and downsides of solar panels.
  • How-To: Adding Solar Panels at Home

    26. May 2014
    Not recently, solar-powered homes were a rarity. But with good publicity and the tax incentives schemes, solar panels became a popular sight!
  • 6 Facts About Solar Panels

    14. April 2014
    When was the first commercial use of solar panels? What is the deal with the cost of solar installations? What would make us go solar and who is the first person in the household to think about making a switch go solar energy installations?
  • Free Solar Panels?

    10. April 2014
    Solar energy is becoming more popular, as people are making a switch from traditional fossil fuels to more environmentally friendly solutions. But what about the price? Getting free solar panels seems almost too good to be true.