Reading Community Energy Society are now inviting applications for our new share offer to support solar panel installations across the Reading area. Building on the success of our 2016 solar panel scheme, we’re pleased to open this latest opportunity to invest from £200 to £20,000 to support the installation of more solar panels on 8-10 buildings […]
The world is increasingly turning to China to find new hope for renewable energy. In 2016 China almost doubled its solar capacity from 42.88 gigawatt in 2015 to 77.42 gigawatt in 2016. Here Christoph Biehl draws on a recent journey across China to share his impressions of the growth of renewable energy.
Elon Musk, the billionaire entrepreneur, showed off solar roof tiles that eliminate the need for traditional panels and a longer-lasting home battery, which Tesla calls the Powerwall, aimed at realising his vision of selling a fossil fuel-free lifestyle to consumers.