Opinion

2018: A Tipping Point for Climate Change

By |2019-03-27T10:52:29+00:00January 13th, 2019|Energy and Climate Change, News, Opinion, Reviews, Solar and Battery, Uncategorized|

Did the world wake up to climate change in 2018? Or are we falling deeper into ignorance about the environmental changes happening all around us?The increasingly severe effects of the rise in global temperature are being felt everywhere on the planet through extreme weather events and natural disasters, serving as a wake-up call to the

Can you go off-grid with solar power?

By |2019-03-27T12:15:03+00:00January 9th, 2019|News, Off Grid, Opinion, Reviews, Solar and Battery, Uncategorized|

Living off-grid – that is, living independently of the main grid, big power companies and big power bills – can seem very appealing when you consider ever-increasing electricity costs.There are some areas which through lack of choice have to be off grid. Traditionally, gas or diesel has powered generators for these areas.But for many people,

Wider use of clean energy would reduce power outages during storms

By |2019-03-27T11:01:45+00:00October 16th, 2018|News, Opinion, Renewable Energy, Reviews, Solar and Battery, Uncategorized, Wind|

In those moments when we were all experiencing “the calm before the storm,” we could not yet know the impact Hurricane Florence would have on our state, but we were certain it would be significant. In its aftermath, Florence indeed left a devastating mark on some of North Carolina’s already-vulnerable communities.News reports called our attention

Closure of the export tariff would be ‘almost theft’

By |2019-03-27T11:01:50+00:00October 7th, 2018|News, Opinion, Reviews, Solar and Battery, Uncategorized|

The closure of the export tariff to new solar installations as proposed by government would be tantamount to theft, according to Genius Roofing Solutions which is exhibiting its flashing solution for fitting solar PV at this year’s Solar & Storage Live.Speaking ahead of next month’s event, David White said that England and Wales was already

Going off grid: The future of electricity generation?

By |2019-03-27T11:01:51+00:00October 5th, 2018|News, Opinion, Reviews, Solar and Battery, Uncategorized|

As the National Grid continues to creak under increasing demands for electricity, Jason Yates of Riello UPS explores whether it’s time businesses go it alone and put their power generation needs in their own hands.With the much-heralded – and much-delayed – Hinkley Point nuclear power plant still years away from full functionality, our nation’s growing

Grenades, Swiss Army Knives and Bacon: Storage is a high-impact disruptor

By |2019-03-27T11:01:53+00:00October 1st, 2018|Home Energy Storage, News, Opinion, Reviews, Solar and Battery, Uncategorized|

When Solar Power International (SPI) opens its doors in Anaheim on Sept. 23, thousands of the industry executives and professionals flooding in will be there for a different event — Energy Storage International (ESI). The co-location of the two trade shows signals the extent to which solar and storage are now seen as essential, complementary

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