Podcast – Is chilly Cornwall perfect for solar power?

Holiday hotspot Cornwall isn’t exactly famed for its sunbathing – but soon it won’t just be tourists flooding the coastal region as it becomes home to a new National Solar Centre. ELN reporter Vicky Ellis meets the people behind it and finds out how Energy Minister Greg Barker is treading the line between solar subsidy […]

New national solar centre to boost renewable generation

A new solar research hub has been launched in the UK which is believed could help boost renewable energy generation in the country. The Building Research Establishment’s (BRE) National Solar Centre is aimed to provide support for UK solar industries in a worldwide market, support the development of future standards to increase quality PV installations, […]