16th July 2020

Optimism for Solar Beyond the Great Lockdown

This article was first published in the July 2020 edition of IEA Solar Heat and Cooling TCP Solar Update. Dr Richard Hall, the IEA Solar Heating and Cooling TCP’s Vice Chair, discusses ways in which the lessons from solar power […]
23rd April 2020

The Great Flood of Taff’s Well: Energy Transitions Under Water

Energy Transitions have been developing an exciting new Transpired Solar Collector (TSC) for market over the past couple of years: A beautiful, coloured, stainless steel solar panel, which pre-heats the ventilation air for a building. When the sun shines on […]
10th January 2020

Solar Academy 2019: Renewable Heat for Heat Networks

In December, Triple Point Heat Networks Investment Management, in collaboration with the IEA Solar Heating and Cooling TCP, hosted a workshop in the UK on Renewable Heat for Heat Networks. The workshop built upon the success of the March 2019 […]
12th March 2019

Futurebuild 2019

In March 2019, Energy Transitions were delighted to be offered the chance to showcase our Steel Zero solar façade system in the Innovation Zone at Futurebuild 2019. The whole Energy Transitions team were there, answering questions about our flagship product […]
26th January 2019

Solar Heat Networks Event Announcement

Please check out our new wiki on Solar Heat Networks: https://wiki.energytransitions.uk/wiki/Solar_Heat_Networks 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 […]
26th January 2019

SHC Conference 2019 Announcement – Santiago, Chile

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: […]
25th January 2019

Portugal’s First Solar Photovoltaic Farm?

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 […]
25th January 2019

The Solar Heat Market & Innovation in Portugal

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 […]
23rd November 2018

Richard Discusses UK Government Funding for Solar Heat Innovation

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 […]