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Mypower Presentation

Ben Harrison, Mypower’s General Manager, presented a Solar PV presentation last night in Evesham on everything you need to know about solar PV energy
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United Kingdom, energy and trade balance

It was an article similar to this one which prompted us to set up Mypower in 2009. This one is equally relevant, if a little hard going unless you have, like us, a fascination with UK energy strategy.
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Businesses look to renewable energy

We know that renewable energy is becoming more mainstream but it’s still nice to have the trend confirmed. Bruton Knowles is the latest commercial property agent to spot the obvious appeal of renewable energy to commercial landlords.
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Official figures confirm nearly half-a-million homes are now solar powered

Latest data from DECC on PV installations reveals that nearly 460,000 homes across the UK now have solar panels and together the households have a combined peak capacity of 1.3GW, making domestic solar the largest sub-sector of the solar market.
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Renewable energy, delivering green jobs, growth and clean energy

Energy Secretary Edward Davey today reaffirmed the government’s commitment to the renewable energy sector, as further investment in offshore wind innovation projects was announced.
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Can solar energy save the world?

Fascinating debate in the current issue of The Economist regarding solar energy.
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Grid capacity worries spark UK solar farm boom

We’ve been hearing rumblings about constraints on grid capacity in Cornwall for some time now, but this is the first reporting in the mainstream media about the potential problems facing large field base PV projects.
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Good Energy closes it’s bond offer early

Good Energy has closed it’s bond offer almost three weeks early, having received subscriptions for the maximum £15 million.
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Making sizzling profits from solar power

The interesting point this article makes is the effect installed PV capacity is having on the grid based generation industry in Germany and Italy.
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UK nuclear power plant gets go-ahead

EDF have played a good hand well with the negotiations over Hinckley Point. This deal does two things; first, it means that this new generation of nuclear power stations will finally get built and secondly finally debunks any remaining notion that nuclear offered us cheap energy.
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2,000 solar farms

Greg Barker’s announcement today suggests that government is starting to listen to the increasing opposition to building solar farms on agricultural land. Our view has always been that solar PV is best installed where the energy can be used by the generator.
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Blackout risk this winter

The Grid said reserve supplies of electricity will be wafer thin after a dramatic fall in the amount of coal-based power plants operating across the UK
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Moreton show 2013

The Moreton in Marsh show is a calendar highlight in the local area and this year’s show didn’t disappoint. Mypower were there in the trade stands with a great marquee. With many enquiries from local farmers, land agents, business consultants and home owners we had a great time there.
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Landlord Takes Heat Out Of Energy Bills

A Cornish landlord is reaping the benefits of installing solar power on his agricultural buildings to secure the energy supply and cut bills. He has had 1,470 panels fitted to three roofs, which should save him more than £200,000 over 20 years.
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Business hots up for solar power

A solar power company in Gloucestershire is basking in record orders as businesses and home owners see the light about securing energy supplies and cutting bills. Toddington based MyPower predicts a glowing future for solar energy as companies realise they need to act quickly to safeguard supplies.
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Why solar power from Mypower

  • Carbon reduction
  • Save money
  • Earn money
  • Investment opportunity
  • Future energy security
  • Complimentary survey
  • Professional advice
  • Project management