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30th March 2012

Planning Permission Lifted for Commercial Solar Installations

Recent amendments to the Permitted Development Rights (PDR) mean that planning permissions will not be required to install solar PV or solar thermal on non domestic buildings from the 6th April this year. Similarly, ground mounted systems with ... read more


15th March 2012

Financing Offered For Energy Saving Projects

The Green Electrician, one of the UK’s leading solar PV and energy saving specialists, announces the launch of Energy Efficiency Financing to help assist all types of organisations with the cost of implementing energy efficient measures. ... read more


15th February 2012

Solar PV Installation Boosts Energy Rating

The government has confirmed that solar PV modules could contribute to a building's energy efficiency rating, making it easier for properties that install solar panels to qualify for feed-in tariff incentives. Under recent changes to th... read more


10th February 2012

Changes To The Feed-In-Tariff Scheme

The Department of Energy & Climate Change has today announced plans to bring greater stability and transparency to the renewable energy sector. The key findings are: A tariff of 21p/kWh will take effect from 1st April this year ... read more


15th December 2011

Install Solar Panels Before April Fool's Day

Install solar panels before the end of March 2012 as April Fool's Day 2012 will mark the introduction of the Government's final hurdle for homeowners to install Solar Panels. Current Government proposals suggest that homeowners will... read more


21st November 2011

Solar Installations Exceed Predictions

The Green Electrician's solar panel installations are regularly exceeding their estimated annual output by an average of 10% according to the latest figures. Speaking to customers who installed in November 2010, annual readings were on ... read more


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FOI release: Waste disposal authority contracts in England as at May 2014

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UK government feed: Energy Energy

FOI release: Stratospheric Particle Injection for Climate Engineering

FOI release: Air pollution in London in the last 2 years to April 2014

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