PV solar panels for this crazy world

An extraordinary road towards an electric-driven world enhanced by photovoltaic solar panels.

A bright future for PV solar panels

February 11th, 2012

Certainty for the PV solar industry is announced.

Sunshine is breaking through the clouds at last. Considerable reductions in PV panel costs have increased the adoption. The Department of Energy and Climate Change Minister Greg Barker has put confidence back into the solar industry with a pledge.

The feed-in tariff rate is now reduced to reflect changes in the market. The popularity of solar panels saw a feeding frenzy of people installing. Read the rest of this entry »

More reasons to install solar panels

February 7th, 2012

Technology prices traditionally trickle down to affordability. Solar panels are following a similar trend. Manufacturing is scaled-up, costs come down as people adopt.

This concept brings down the price for everyone. Nothing would give me more pleasure than seeing PV solar panels springing-up like satellite dishes. Read the rest of this entry »

Export tariff rate for PV solar panels

January 26th, 2012

In a court judgment, the export tariff for PV solar panels was reinstated. The 15.44 pence per kWh was found to have been removed unlawfully.

Good news for an uncertain solar installer industry. This higher rate will only be applicable to PV (photovoltaic) installations completed before the 3rd of March 2012. This’ll create a scenario where homeowners scrambled to complete installations before the deadline date. Read the rest of this entry »

The UK’s northerners and solar panels

January 11th, 2012

Did you know, there are more solar panels installed in the north than in the south. Does this demonstrate that solar panels work well in the UK?

The data covers the period 2010/ 20011. The feed-in tariff rewards pioneer adopters of PV solar panels to give a guaranteed income. The adoption rate has increased dramatically since the feed-in tariffs were introduced and amounting to 260 MW spanning 48,460 domestic installations across the UK. Read the rest of this entry »

Photovoltaic solar panels are for life

January 5th, 2012

The United Kingdom has seen increasing adoption of photovoltaic solar panels. The reason for installing PV solar panels is easy. Since the feed-in tariffs began in 2010, we shouted from the rooftops about its benefits.

However, it was designed to reward early adopters the most and later adopters the least. Read the rest of this entry »

The future contains PV solar panels

December 15th, 2011

PV solar panels will continue to adorn homes worldwide.

How are we so confident of this? Energy costs will continue to rise at quicker and quicker rates. Alleviate this pain on a more long-term basis. This situation will keep the photovoltaic solar panel industry growing. Read the rest of this entry »