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  • Benefits for bushfire communities amongst solar hot water adjustments

    The Australian Government has opened up its $1,600 solar hot water rebate to people who lost their homes in the Victorian bushfires in February 2009. Environment Minister Peter Garrett said the rebate is not usually available for people building new homes, but the Government had made an exception for homes destroyed in the fires. “This is another leg up to help these communities as they rebuild ...


    By Australian Government

  • A+++ solar systems on the market in 2015

    The eco design and energy labelling regulations for space, water, combi heaters and storage tanks were published today in the Official Journal of the European Union. After many years of effort and a very constructive cooperation between the EU institutions and the solar thermal industry, the energy label will show, in a ...

  • Largest solar project in Greece built on Austrian technology

    The Peloponnese Peninsula in Greece is among the sunniest regions in Europe, but when it comes to the use of solar energy, the Southeast European peninsula relies on technology developed in the Tyrolean Alps. The Austrian solar expert TiSUN and the local partner ANDRIANOS are currently implementing the largest solar project in Greece. From the beginning of July 2013, the solar systems "made in ...


    By TiSUN GmbH

  • SMA Solar Technology AG Commissions world`s largest solar inverter factory

    SMA Solar Technology AG, parent company of U.S. subsidiary SMA America, Inc., has announced the opening of its 193,000 square foot solar inverter factory in Kassel, Germany. With the new facility, SMA has increased its production capacity to four gigawatts and is continuing to expand its successful strategy of scalability to meet demand for its popular line of solar inverters. Solar inverters are ...


    By SMA America, LLC

  • First Drain Meander Project Implemented By Solimpeks Solar Energy Corp

    Solimpeks ,Turkey"s the biggest thermal and hybrid collector manufacturer, has recently implemented first of Turkey largest drain meander system In the city of Izmir successfully. In the city of İzmir, Solimpeks have built a drain meander system consist of 152 Wunder Drain collectors, which produce hot water, for the Pasha Hotel, which holds a base in the outskirts of ...


    By Solimpeks Enerji A.Ş.

  • With the energy of water and the sun

    The lack of clean water and effluent disposal in many developing countries has moved into the focus of public attention in recent years. This is why the United Nations has declared the decade from 2005 to 2015 to be the "International Decade for Action Water for Life". Since 2012 a TiSUN solar system has supported the ground-breaking project of the "LooWatt" toilet, which guarantees an energy ...


    By TiSUN GmbH

  • Solar Thermal Combined Systems Create New Renewable Opportunities

    Solar thermal hot water and space heating systems are an attractive option for commercial enterprises who want to incorporate renewable energy into their operations. These systems harness the free power of the sun to directly heat the water and air that circulates in their processes, buildings and offices. While solar thermal is gaining in popularity in the commercial sector, recent ...


    By Marketwire

  • Largest public solar project in Greece built on Austrian technology

    The Peloponnese Peninsula in Greece is among the sunniest regions in Europe, but when it comes to the use of solar energy, the Southeast European peninsula relies on technology developed in the Tyrolean Alps. The Austrian solar expert TiSUN and the local partner ANDRIANOS are currently implementing the largest public solar project in Greece. From the beginning of July 2013, the solar systems ...


    By TiSUN GmbH

  • Solar swimming fun in 370 m² indoor swimming pool

    The days when indoor swimming pools heated tons of hot water with electricity or fossil fuels are long gone. Modern swimming baths are supplied with environmentally friendly solar heating that enables ideal water temperatures all year round. In sunny Rome, a regenerative sports centre has been opened in October 2012 at which a TiSUN solar system with 72 m² of TiSUN collector surface ...


    By TiSUN GmbH

  • Energy re-think needed to make homes and businesses greener, says Govt. think tanks

    Moves towards sustainable energy in the UK are being hampered by old ways of thinking according to a major new report published this week by Foresight, the Government's futures think tank. The study 'Powering Our Lives: Sustainable Energy Management and the Built Environment' looks at how the country's buildings and spaces will need to evolve to help cut carbon emissions. The report concludes ...


  • Emerson to apply Ovation technology at first U.S. commercial-scale solar power facility with fully integrated energy storage

    Ovation platform’s integrated control and diagnostics will deliver operations and maintenance efficiencies at the Crescent Dunes Solar Energy Plant Emerson Process Management has been awarded a contract to apply its Ovation expert control system at the Crescent Dunes Solar Energy Project near Tonopah, Nevada. When it comes online at the end of 2013, this 110-MW concentrated solar ...


    By Emerson Process Management

  • Chromasun Installs World's First Hybrid Photovoltaic Solar Thermal Panel Cooling System

    Industrial rooftop solar solutions company Chromasun today announced that it has extended its lead as a researcher and supplier of high performance energy solutions with the world's first installation of a hybrid photovoltaic panel coupled with a solar thermal cooling system. The project was deployed in San Jose, CA in September 2011. "This project is the first of its kind and uses the newly ...


    By Marketwire

  • Ground Source Heat Pump, Solar PV and Underfloor Heating for a new built property in Hertfordshire

    Better Planet was instructed to design, supply and commission a ground source heat pump, underfloor heating and solar PV for this luxury property in Hertfordshire. As no gas from the grid was available and planning required the use of a low carbon heating system, a heat pump was the natural choice. With plenty of land available for horizontal ground loops, ground source ...


    By Better Planet

  • Global Earth Energy Enters Into Multi-Year, Multi-Million Dollar Contract With Aqua Solar Limited

    Valued to Increase Sales by Over $5 Million in the Next 12 MonthsWILMINGTON, NC -- (Marketwire) -- 08/02/10 -- Global Earth Energy, Inc. (OTCBB: GLER) announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary RCI Solar, Inc., a leading North American provider of renewable energy solutions for the residential, commercial and industrial markets, has signed an affiliate marketing agreement with Aqua Solar ...


    By Marketwire

  • Efficient water heating technologies can save consumers nearly $18 billion

    New energy-efficient water heating technologies and practices can save residential and commercial buildings on average 37% more energy than conventional technologies. These energy savings could be worth nearly $18 billion, according to a new study of emerging technologies released today by the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE). Water heating is typically the second ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • ENERGY STAR® water heaters to save Americans up to US$823m, says EPA

    The US Department of Energy (DOE) have announced the availability of ENERGY STAR® residential water heaters. With this week's announcement, the ENERGY STAR® program now addresses every major residential appliance found in most American homes. Introduction of this product provides significant potential savings to consumers. Water heating represents up to 15.5 percent of national residential energy ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • Car washing with the power of the sun

    At a petrol station in Belgrade 150 customers a day wash their car with environmentally friendly hot water generated by a TiSUN solar system. The OMV petrol station in Belgrade, Serbia is considered a pioneer in the field for the production of hot water for their car wash system. Eight TiSUN module collectors with a total collector surface area of 20 m² were installed on the roof of the ...


    By TiSUN GmbH

  • Paid off in only four years – “Elite” Hotel saves 50 % on heating costs

    The Elite Hotel in Kalamata, Greece, heats the hot water for showers and bathrooms, and space heating using fan coil for its 120 guests with a TiSUN solar system. The system was installed in 2008 and since then the heating costs of the hotel have been halved. The solar system has already been amortised in only four years. The hotel group "Elite" places special emphasis on luxury and ...


    By TiSUN GmbH

  • Luxury today means environmentally friendly living

    The brand-new exclusive “High Elms” retirement apartments in the historic Essex market town of Braintree in the UK not only offer luxurious accommodation and landscaped rear gardens but also supply its inhabitants with nature’s luxury. A TiSUN solar system provides environmentally-heated hot water for the 28 apartments, which either one or two bedrooms. The solar-heated water is ...


    By TiSUN GmbH

  • In 2013 TiSUN focuses on maximum efficiency with new products

    New tank with particularly efficient fresh water module, low-energy high-efficiency pumps and new improved isolation. The Tyrolean solar specialist TiSUN presents new products for 2013 in the pump station range with two additional high-efficiency pumps in the domestic set and large system area, a particularly high-yielding 200 mm insulation for the TiSUN stratified tanks and the ...


    By TiSUN GmbH

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