Sunday, January 7, 2018
We got a call from a North Wales farming family in a very remote location who were in some difficulty with their off-grid power supply. A local company had installed a Sunny Island together with 16 x Rolls S600 batteries and 3kW of solar PV. This system was initially supported by an Iseki 9kVA diesel generator which was possibly more 20 years old…continue reading >>
Monday, January 1, 2018
The Energy Now Expo 2017 was a great event with a large number of exhibitors across all areas of the renewable energy spectrum and a very diverse and informed multi streamed conference programme running alongside over the two days.
This year's event promises to be as good if not better than 2017 with a number of changes to the programme whi…continue reading >>
Friday, July 14, 2017
There is currently a lot of discussion around the definition and meaning of a "Low Risk" hydro system. Whilst the definition of such a hydro installation is still being debated within officialdom we decided that it should at least describe an installation where no cast in situ concrete would be used, neither the banks nor the stream bed would be …continue reading >>