Tag: renewable energy

Green Investment Bank to be privatised

The government has hung a ‘for sale’ notice on the door of the Green Investment Bank in a bid to move it into the private sector. The government and Green Investment Bank will together meet potential investors in the Green

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M&S completes 6.1MW roof-mounted solar project

Marks & Spencer (M&S) has completed what it claims to be the largest roof-mounted solar array in the UK. More than 24,000 panels have been installed on its East Midlands distribution centre in Castle Donington, which are expected to generate

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Britain now boasts over 650,000 solar PV installations of all shapes and sizes

Official Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) figures out show that solar electricity generation almost doubled over the course of last year, with almost 5GW of capacity at the end of 2014, up from 2.8GW at the end of

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Energy Saving Trust What the UK thinks about its homes

The UK public’s attitude towards their homes and energy saving has been revealed by the Energy Saving Trust (EST), in the first of a series of public opinion trackers known as UK Pulse. Nearly half of householders (44%) claim to

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Endorsement from Worcester on Queen’s zero carbon homes stance

A spokesperson for heating and hot water technologies, Worcester, Bosch Group, has sympathised with the disappointment surrounding the Queen’s speech on zero carbon homes, but ultimately considers the announcement commonsensical for the nation’s construction sector. Amid criticism of the alleged

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