UBS to power UK headquarters with solar as part of 100% renewable pledge
UBS will power its new central London headquarters using rooftop solar panels as part of a green transformation that has also seen the financial firm commit to using 100% renewable energy by 2020.
Solar industry united against potential policy changes
With speculation mounting that support for large-scale solar is going to be cut by the Government, leading renewable energy organisations have voiced concerns that another badly handled review of the sector could spook investors and bring uncertainty to Britain's solar industry.
Government's new solar strategy aims to turn 'rooftops into power stations'
The Government has today launched its new solar strategy which aims to open up the market for mid-size, commercial and industrial onsite generation and to complete one million roof installations by the end of 2015.
King's Cross £1.3m solar project comes alive
A central solar panel installation on the main roof at King's Cross station has been officially turned on today.
Solar panels come top in home-buyer wishlist
The listing of solar panels as the most desirable property extra, in a new study from mortgage provider ING Direct, has been welcomed by solar leaders as valuable and solid business research.
Solar installation makes Sainsbury's largest operator in UK and Europe
Sainsbury's has installed 69,500 new photovoltaic solar panels across 169 stores in the UK, making it the largest solar panel operator in the UK and Europe.
Mitsubishi Motors installs solar panels to up energy efficiency at UK HQ
Mitsubishi Motors UK has installed a photovoltaic (PV) solar electric generating system on the roof of its headquarters in Cirencester, Gloustershire.
Solar gives Glastonbury bright future
The installation of a new solar panel roof at Glastonbury Festival's Worthy Farm will generate almost 45,000 kWh of electricity per year.