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  • Domestic Solar Lead Generation and Sales roles with Europe’s leading solar company

    Lightsource Renewable Energy is seeking to work with lead generators and sales professionals with existing knowledge of the UK residential solar PV market. We are looking to expand our portfolio of residential assets in the UK and would like to work with established professionals to tap into additional income streams across the industry. This opportunity is equally applicable to those who already ...

  • Domestic Solar Lead Generation and Sales roles with Europe’s leading solar company

    Lightsource Renewable Energy is seeking to work with lead generators and sales professionals with existing knowledge of the UK residential solar PV market. We are looking to expand our portfolio of residential assets in the UK and would like to work with established professionals to tap into additional income streams across the industry. This opportunity is equally applicable to those who already ...

  • UK Domestic Solar Achieves Growing Rates of Return Despite Reductions in Subsidy

    Since the introduction of the UK's Feed in Tariff scheme in 2010, the market has seen a series of reductions in tariff rates from 41.3p/kWh to 14.38p/kWh.  Over the same period, the cost of installing solar panels has dropped significantly and electricity prices have risen. The net effect is that the rate of return available from domestic solar panels in the UK is at a near record high and ...


    By Green Business Watch

  • MyGen U.S.-Made Solar Energy Kits by KYOCERA Offer Expanded Domestically Produced Content

    Kyocera Solar, Inc. today announced that MyGen U.S.-Made Kits — domestically produced, all-inclusive kits for residential and light commercial solar energy installations — are available now. The MyGen solar energy kits are ideal for new entrants into the solar market and professionals in the electrical contractor industry interested in expanding into solar ...


    By Kyocera Solar, Inc.

  • Solar Britain

    Thank you to PRASEG for organising this excellent event in the House, and I am delighted to be here. The Solar PV Industry has made fantastic progress in recent years. We have seen huge deployment at all levels; Prices have come down massively, and best of all; UK has become a “go to” country for solar investment, placing us firmly in pole position to compete ...

  • Certainty for Solar

    DECC is introducing regulations today to put the Feed-in Tariffs (FITs) scheme on a more predictable, certain and sustainable footing for householders, businesses and the solar industry. Following detailed consultation with industry and consumers, the Government is introducing a range of changes to the FITs scheme with effect from 1 August to provide better value for money and allow businesses ...

  • National Drive Electric Week

    This week the nation is celebrating our friend the electric car, with parades, ride-and-drives, electric tailgate parties, and informational booths during National Drive Electric Week. What started out as National Plug-in Day in 2011, has grown into a ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • Electric Vehicles 2012-2022

    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Electric Vehicles 2012-2022 ...


    By ReportLinker

  • Partners with CNIGC's Subsidiary, China Innovation and China Trends Plan to Step into the Solar Electric Vehicle Industry

    Hong Kong, June 29, 2010 - (ACN Newswire) - China Innovation Investment Limited ("China Innovation", Stock Code: 1217.HK) and China Trends Holdings Limited ("China Trends", Stock Code: 8171.HK) are delighted to jointly announce that, with the proposed cooperation with CNIGC's subsidiary, the three parties will establish a cooperation for operation and marketing on solar electric vehicle under the ...


    By Japan Corporate News - JCN

  • Major changes are in store for electricity industry

    Inventors are in a race to find the best way of storing electricity to make the most of renewables and cut the use of fossil fuels. Currently, when more power than needed by consumers is produced by sources such as wind turbines or solar panels, some of the electricity is wasted. But that is changing. Governments have realised that one of their biggest challenges in cutting the use of fossil ...


    By Climate News Network

  • Germany boosts electric vehicle development

    Germany, the birthplace of Volkswagen, Porsche, and BMW, plans to become a global leader for developing low-carbon vehicles.  The country will increase electric vehicle production from less than 2,000 units currently to 1 million units by 2020 and 5 million units by 2030, aided by some 500 million euros (US$705 million) in research funding through 2012, the government announced last month. ...


    By Worldwatch Institute

  • American Recovery and Reinvestment Act Grows Renewable Energy Markets and Drives Domestic Energy Independence

    The U.S. is making significant progress toward attaining its goal of doubling renewable generation capacity over the next two years, due in large part to support from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) introduced in 2009. ARRA investments are funding research projects to develop next generation renewable energy technologies, such as solar thin films and new wind turbine designs ...


    By Marketwire

  • Dying for solar power

    Researchers at the University of Turku believe that flexible, lightweight and inexpensive dyes could be used to harvest the power of the sun rather than our relying on costly and fragile semiconductor solar panel that use crystalline silicon. Writing in the International Journal of Technology, Policy and Management this month, Jongyun Moon and colleagues Aulis Tuominen and Arho Suominen, explain ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • Commercial rooftop solar

      Many thanks for the opportunity to speak at today’s conference. I’d particularly like to thank Reza Shaybani and the BPVA, for having pulled together such an impressive event. I understand some 300 people are here today, representing hundreds of organisations…from solar developers and installers, to property companies, project managers and financiers. ...

  • A Bright Future for Solar Panels

    The future of solar panels is looking even brighter. New research by Cambridge University scientists has led to the development of a more efficient solar cell. Currently, solar cells capture part of the sun's light. Much of the energy of the absorbed light is lost as heat, meaning a maximum of 34% of the sunlight is converted to electrical power. However, Cambridge scientists have made a ...


    By Centrica

  • Solar Energy - China

    Solar Energy - China Solar Energy Market In China  Description The solar energy market in China has been growing steadily and is expected to grow further. ...


  • Solar power to the people!

    As technological obstacles to the efficient use of solar energy diminish, economic and political challenges remain to its widespread adoption by the poor. 'The sun occupies centre stage, as it should, being literally the original source of all energy,' said India's prime minister, Manmohan Singh, describing an action plan for India's national strategy on climate change, in June 2008. He ...


    By SciDev.Net

  • Doing solar business in the UK

    Speech by Gregory Barker, Minister of State, to the Intersolar Conference. Originally given at Munich, Germany. This is the text of the speech as drafted, which may differ slightly from the delivered version. Introduction Pleasure to be here in Intersolar, one of the biggest solar conferences in the world 1500 exhibitors, 50,000 visitors. Apt also ...

  • Solar Energy UK

    Solar PV is an important part of the UK’s energy mix and very much a renewables success story – overall deployment has surpassed expectations. Since 2010, from a starting point of almost zero, you, the industry, have now exceeded 4GW of capacity. This is a fantastic achievement. It means that the UK now has enough solar to power more than 900,000 homes with over half a million ...

  • Trina Solar Expands into Canada

        ONTARIO, July 10, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Trina Solar Limited (NYSE: TSL) ("Trina Solar" or "the Company"), a leading integrated manufacturer of solar photovoltaic (PV) products from ingots to modules, today announced a new Ontario sales and business development office as the Company also announces a partnership with Silfab Ontario, enabling Trina Solar to offer world-class ...


    By Trina Solar Limited (TSL)

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