An extraordinary journey towards a world enhanced by PV solar panels

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 »

We had a PV solar system installed

December 5th, 2011

It’s with great pleasure that we wish to congratulate you on the efficient installation of our PV solar system, and look forward to reaping its benefits. We have both solar PV and solar heating systems to meet our requirements.

Despite delays due to the non-availability of a part, the installation was undertaken within the time specified without disruption to our home. We only lost power for a short time during the installation process and everything was made fully functional as soon as possible. Read the rest of this entry »

Growth through PV solar panels

November 28th, 2011

With recent media attention, you could be forgiven for thinking the solar industry was dying. In fact, the opposite is true. The PV solar panel industry is growing and flourishing.

Savvy homeowners are reducing dependence on traditional fuels that become more expensive with each passing decade. This is despite the recent feed-in tariff reduction.

There is an underlying truth that people will continue to find alternatives to oil, gas and electricity as costs rise unabated. Read the rest of this entry »