Is there an ideal setup to maximise the returns from biomass?

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Biomass energy is becoming a hot topic among farmers but there are few in the energy industry that have explained clearly how an investment in biomass stacks up and how we can maximise… Continue reading

How do we know if a solar PV system is performing well?

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When you invest in a solar PV system you expect a minimum return on your investment. We can predict the revenue that a solar PV system will generate with an increasingly strong degree… Continue reading

What are the risks in not monitoring and maintaining a solar PV system?

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Solar PV is considered a low-maintenance technology; there are no moving parts and in some instances a system may even be considered self-cleaning. However, a system that is not maintained and monitored at… Continue reading

Intelligent lighting set to revolutionise energy management

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It is hard to believe that with lighting accounting for 19% of all global electricity consumption, only a tiny percentage of lighting in commercial spaces is controlled by anything other than a basic… Continue reading

Do we need a new approach to energy management?

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In recent years there has been a flurry of new technologies and strategies emerging for commercial energy management but trying to know which ones are compatible and which should be implemented first can… Continue reading

Warehouse lighting achieves phenomenal energy savings

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97% energy savings on the latest lighting systems seem almost unbelievable but could revolutionise energy management in Britain’s large industrial spaces. Warehouses are some of the most energy-intensive industrial environments and yet the… Continue reading

Why is biomass a hot topic?

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Biomass energy is becomingly increasingly popular as a means of providing on-site heat. A biomass boiler works much like a regular boiler only the heat is generated through burning biomass fuels like wood… Continue reading

Landlords forced to act on their energy

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Landlords and property developers are being forced to invest in their energy thanks to the impending stringent legislation in the Energy Bill relating to energy performance in buildings; the Act states that in… Continue reading

Solar Finances Explained

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The financial returns of a solar PV system are dependent on many different factors. These may be global changes in the solar industry and energy markets, national changes in government subsidies and RPI… Continue reading

The True Energy Cost of Solar

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The carbon footprint of solar PV is often misunderstood. In the solar industry we are frequently asked things like ‘don’t solar panels have a massive carbon footprint? Isn’t it true that they require… Continue reading