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solar installer
Thursday, September 15, 2011 - 11:33
There’s money to be made from solar panels. That’s true for the manufacturers, installers and homeowners, so it shouldn’t be surprising that it might attract some unsavoury characters. The industry is in boom-mode, as more homeowners than ever before see the benefits of going...
Monday, September 12, 2011 - 15:55
It’s not often you see the tables turned on the formidable Dragons (BBC2’s Dragon’s Den) but they got a taste of their own medicine when they were confronted by a solar panel business in the person of former bodybuilder and MD of Ploughcroft Solar - Chris Hopkins. Unlike many...
Thursday, August 11, 2011 - 11:08
In his White Paper published July 2011, Chris Huhne has set out the UK's first Renewable Energy Roadmap. The 107 page document looks in detail at the "shared approach to unlocking our renewable energy potential". The paper recognises there are constraints that need to be...
Monday, July 4, 2011 - 09:02
There are loads of reasons to go green at home, some of which are obvious and some of which you have probably never thought of. Here are our top tips to get you started: Reduce Your Carbon Footprint - The first and most obvious reason is that greenifying your home will reduce...
UK solar, solar pv, solar photovoltaics
Tuesday, June 21, 2011 - 14:04
A recent report from Ernst & Young reveals that the solar panel retail prices are likely to drop to less than 50% of their 2009 cost by 2013. This is dramatic price decrease is attributed to efficiency savings in production cost of raw materials.The report findings are based...
Wednesday, June 15, 2011 - 13:49
According to a recent Ofgem report energy companies are making an annual profit of £75 from every household in the UK and the prices look set to rise again as Scottish Power become the first company to announce a second price increase this year and other companies look set to...
Tuesday, May 31, 2011 - 13:52
The UK's coalition government has made some progress towards positioning itself as Britain's 'greenest government' ever. A recently finalised Energy Bill, commits Britain to drastic reduction in carbon emissions over the next 2 decades and could revolutionise the way as a nation...
Friday, May 6, 2011 - 15:14
The UK coalition government’s first consultation of the Feed in Tariff scheme for small scale, low carbon electricity concluded yesterday. The report published on the 18th March has been open for public consultation for 6 weeks The review suggests imposing tariff bands to...
Wednesday, April 13, 2011 - 15:17
Hello! The Eco Experts have launched our brand new blog. We’re going to post our new and exciting ideas here and update you with all the latest eco developments and green innovations. We're the publishing team here at The Eco Experts and we’re working hard to bring you all the...