The greatest gift bestowed to someone is your time.
London was destined to be the first hydrogen bomb testing ground.
Time is fluid, often gifted and taken away at Her Majesty’s pleasure.
It’s not celebrities, politicians or rock stars that influence the future; it’s humble men like my late grandfather, Donald Lovatt (aged 96) who willingly joined the para’s age 17 to join the fight against totalitarianism in WW2.
Millions of ordinary people came together to change a very bleak looking timeline at that time.(more…)
Solar panels are just a matter of time was last modified: February 18th, 2020 by Stuart Lovatt
Since its inception, the feed-in tariff scheme has seen over 750,000 homes install PV solar panels, but in another extraordinary twist to the story; contracts are now being purchased like Pokemon trading cards.
UPDATE: The MCS accreditation body wants solar-owners report companies that trade in such contracts.
Are solar buyback schemes a good thing?
Beneficial or not?
One proud solar-owner told me he’d been contacted by such a company who wanted to buy his feed-in tariff contract for a measly couple of grand under what they called a ‘Solar buyback’ scheme!
This ‘lucky’ PV owner was offered the option of cashing in on his FIT with a tax-free lump sum.
I mused that “like the infamous ‘payday loans’ and ‘unlock your home’s equity’ schemes, you would have to be either desperate or ignorant to accept such an offer. (more…)
Avoid solar buyback schemes! was last modified: February 18th, 2020 by Stuart Lovatt
The cold war is heating up again, yet we must view these geopolitical tussles like children squabbling as a much larger danger creeps towards its next child-sized meal.
The enemy is self-deception.
Past civilisations knew the threats they faced. This danger was usually men on horses with swords, and so spent vast amounts of their resources to combat that. Today all nations, united or not, have a common enemy that is the unintended consequences of our industrialisation. (more…)
Every generation has its own threat was last modified: February 16th, 2020 by Stuart Lovatt
I developed Heat my Home as a resource for the earliest solar adopters, to help them avoid the pitfalls that come with being a solar pioneer.
Solar panel technology has been that next ‘big thing’ for a few years now in the eye of the salesperson, but the biggest industry lesson learned was; if you’re told “Our panels are the best in the world”, then back away slowly and politely. (more…)
Our solar panels are better than their panels was last modified: February 16th, 2020 by Stuart Lovatt
We empowered the early PV-pioneers and continue to help EV-owners following in their savvy footsteps.
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