Futurebuild 2019 Announcement

Futurebuild 2019 Announcement

Posted by on Feb 4, 2019 in Uncategorised

It’s official, Energy Transitions will be showcasing our Steel Zero solar façade system at Futurebuild 2019. More to come …

Solar Heat Networks Event Announcement

Solar Heat Networks Event Announcement

Posted by on Jan 26, 2019 in Events, News

Over the next three years, the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS) are investing £320m of capital funding into heat networks via the Heat Networks Investment Project (HNIP). Heat Networks have the potential to contribute to the UK’s ambition to decarbonise heat, however only if the source of heat for the network is […]

SHC Conference 2019 Announcement – Santiago, Chile

SHC Conference 2019 Announcement – Santiago, Chile

Posted by on Jan 26, 2019 in Events, News

I’m excited to say that the next IEA Solar Heating and Cooling Programme (IEA SHC) conference will be held in Santiago, Chile from November 4 to 7, 2019. You can find out all the details of how to participate here: hhttp://www.shc2019.org/call-for-participation The dealine for deadline for abstract submission is February 28, 2019. In the last […]

Portugal’s First Solar Photovoltaic Farm?

Portugal’s First Solar Photovoltaic Farm?

Posted by on Jan 25, 2019 in Solar Design, Solar History

I have no idea whether this is Portugal’s first solar photovoltaic farm, but on a recent trip to see the LNEG Laboratory in Lisbon (see my blog post on solar heat innovation in Portugal), I came across this magnificent example of early solar photovoltaic innovation: The ground mounted array consists of 17 Siemens-Interatom SM 144 […]

The Solar Heat Market & Innovation in Portugal

The Solar Heat Market & Innovation in Portugal

Posted by on Jan 25, 2019 in Innovation in Solar

IEA SHC Solar Academy National Day – Portugal One of the core activities of the IEA Solar Heating and Cooling Programme (SHC) is a series of Solar Academy National Days. Solar Academy National Days are held twice a year and bring together solar heat experts from around the world to exchange information about developments in […]

Richard Discusses UK Government Funding for Solar Heat Innovation

Richard Discusses UK Government Funding for Solar Heat Innovation

Posted by on Nov 23, 2018 in Funding for Solar Research

In a second article for STA Blogs (Solar Trade Association), our own Dr Richard Hall “explores the funding opportunities for the development of innovative solar heat technologies from Government sources”. He talks about various sources of funding available to UK businesses and provides tips for writing successful funding bids. The blog article can be found […]

Dr Richard Hall Discusses Innovation Funding for Solar Heat

Dr Richard Hall Discusses Innovation Funding for Solar Heat

Posted by on Oct 12, 2018 in Funding for Solar Research

In the first of a series of posts for the Solar Trade Association (STA) Blog, our very own Dr Richard Hall discusses how to access innovation funding for solar heat. As the alternate UK delegate for the IEA Solar Heating and Cooling Technology Collaboration Programme (IEA SHC TCP), Richard talks us through the benefits and […]