household solar energy News

  • Flexible Solar Panels For Home to Make Households Energy Self Reliant

    Has anyone ever contemplated on getting flexible solar panels for home? If yes, then there are several aspects one should study well before taking a decision to make it an educated one. Solar panel installation is something that comes with various benefits that anyone would like to have. For instance, one can save hundreds of dollars annually and even more over years on his power bills by ...


    By Solarpanelsxpert

  • NEC Launches Household Energy Storage System

    - Achieves Automatic Control and Visualization of Electric Power - Tokyo, July 13, 2011 - (JCN Newswire) - NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) announced today the sales launch of a household energy storage system equipped with lithium-ion batteries that automatically controls electrical power in the home. Initially, 100 units of this industry first* system will be available for home construction ...


    By NEC Consultants (Pvt.) Ltd.

  • EC to boost energy efficiency and renewable energy in low-income households

    The European Commission has adopted a proposal which will, for the first time, enable all Member States and regions in the European Union to invest in energy-efficiency and renewable energy measures in housing, with the support of European Cohesion Policy funding. The measure, foreseen in the European Economic Recovery Plan presented last week, will be targeted at low-income households. In ...

  • Energy experts helping Australian households reduce carbon emissions

    They explain how in The CSIRO Home Energy Saving Handbook – How to Save Energy, Save Money and Reduce Your Carbon Footprint, launched by Innovation Minister Senator Kim Carr. “Climate change requires a global solution, but that solution will require action from every individual,” Senator Carr said. “Australians have a pretty good idea why we need to cut back on our greenhouse emissions. This ...

  • 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 ...

  • More households can benefit from renewable heating

    Changes to the domestic Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) mean that from Spring 2015 Registered Social Landlords will no longer be required to have a Green Deal Assessment in order to apply for the innovative RHI scheme. If social landlords already have Energy Performance Certificates for their properties, and these are less than two years old, they will be able to apply to the scheme ...

  • Solar Energy now available at ReportsandReports

    soft Word 11"> ...


  • Solar Energy UK - roadmap launch

    Introduction Good morning. I am delighted to be speaking at Solar Energy UK - over 180 exhibitors and thousands of attendees. I’m also looking forward to seeing some of the stands myself: BPVA, to hear about Rated Solar Installer National Solar Centre, to learn about its exciting plans for research and development And I’m ...

  • Solar is cutting power prices: WA Energy Minister

    Western Australia's Energy Minister has hailed the uptake of solar power as a positive step that is putting downward pressure on electricity prices. WA Energy Minister Mike Nahan about 2000 households across the state are applying to install photovoltaic solar panels every week. They receive an 8.9 cents per kilowatt buyback rate. "We've gone out and encouraged people to put photovoltaics on ...


    By RA Power Group

  • Constellation Energy Launches Residential Solar Leasing Program

    Constellation Energy (NYSE: CEG) today announced that its retail business is offering a solar panel leasing program to residential customers in Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Massachusetts, Ohio and Pennsylvania. Constellation’s residential leasing makes solar generation a real option for homeowners, with a choice of a little-to-no money down or prepaid ...


    By Constellation Energy

  • UK solar PV roadmap and the energy economy

    The solar PV strategy roadmap sets out how government will achieve certainty for solar PV investors, developers, households and businesses. Solar PV is not just important because of its energy generation potential – it can also contribute to UK economic growth. The government has set out how it and the solar PV sector will achieve certainty for investors, developers, ...

  • IEEE: The future of Solar Energy Depends on International Collaboration

    With the global solar industry facing emerging competitive challenges, members of IEEE examined market competition and stressed the need for collaboration in the global solar energy marketplace at the Intersolar Europe 2012 trade fair in Munich recently. The panel provided insights on developments in the ever-growing and German-led solar energy industry and solutions to new problems facing global ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • SANYO to Expand Solar and Energy Solutions Business in Europe

    Tokyo, June 10, 2010 - (ACN Newswire) - SANYO Electric Co., Ltd. (SANYO) has announced that it will begin full-scale development and expansion of its solar and energy solutions business in the European market in 2010. SANYO is aiming to achieve a business scale of 800 million Euros in itssolar and energy solutions business in Europe by March 2016, providing photovoltaic modules, lithium-ion ...


    By Japan Corporate News - JCN

  • Wild Brush Confirms Significant Solar Energy Deal With WAAREE Energies

    Wild Brush Energy (PINKSHEETS: WBRE) is pleased to announce the signing of an essential supplier of solar paneling and solar park development. WAAREE Energies has agreed to provide solar paneling and installation expertise for Wild Brush Energy Solar Park Projects up to at least 5 Mw in size. WAAREE Energies has a state-of-the-art, modern automatic production line for Photo Voltaic solar modules ...


  • A solar suburb within a solar city

    The $32 million Solar City in Townsville will help the local community save energy, save money and reduce carbon pollution, Environment Minister Peter Garrett said today. Visiting Magnetic Island for the launch of the Smart Lifestyle Centre at Horseshoe Bay, Mr Garrett said the Magnetic Island Solar Suburb would be the main component of Townsville Solar City, with the installation of 2500 smart ...


    By Australian Government

  • The Future Of Solar Energy Depends On International Collaboration

      MUNICH, June 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- With the global solar industry facing emerging competitive challenges, members of IEEE, the world's largest technical professional association dedicated to advancing technology, examined market competition and stressed the need for collaboration in the global ...

  • Solar energy from discarded car batteries

    Original story at MIT News MIT researchers have developed a simple procedure for making a promising type of solar cell using lead recovered from discarded lead-acid car batteries — a practice that could benefit both the environment and human health. As new lead-free car batteries come into use, old batteries would be ...

  • 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 ...

  • New scheme offers cash incentive to households using renewable heating systems in their homes

    A new and innovative Government scheme launched today will pay people for the green heat they generate for their homes. The domestic Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) is the world’s first long-term financial support programme for renewable heat, offering homeowners payments to offset the cost of installing low carbon systems in their properties. The scheme is open to everyone – home ...

  • UK Solar PV Installers Hit Back at Energy Price Rises With Three Great Reasons to Go Solar

    During September 2011, the media has been providing yet more bleak forecasts for UK households, with a rise of between 10 and 20 per cent in energy prices expected for the coming winter. With global wholesale gas and electricity generation prices also remaining steadily high, solar photovoltaic panel (solar PV) installers Spirit Solar have renewed their efforts to offer UK consumers a viable and ...


    By Marketwire

Need help finding the right suppliers? Try XPRT Sourcing. Let the XPRTs do the work for you