Grate new solar plant powers cheese processing facility

The project consists of 15,500 solar panels and will provide around 20% of the factory’s power needs annually

Aldi pledges to become carbon neutral by 2019

It has installed solar panels and energy efficient technologies across some of its stores

Ireland pilots domestic solar and battery storage scheme

Householders will be given grants for installing the technologies

Kingfisher to install battery storage at B&Q distribution centre

The project is expected to help the DIY store reduce its power usage by 31%

Batteries rollout begins for Isles of Scilly smart energy project

It is the first stage of a programme to test how technologies could help support the island’s energy system and reduce bills

Samsung commits to 100% renewable energy by 2020

The company is set to install around 42,000 square meters of solar panels at its headquarters in South Korea

SEAT cuts environmental footprint by 35.5%

The automotive giant has insatlled one of Europe’s largest solar arrays at its Martorell facility in Spain

Premier Inn checks in solar panels to 70 more sites

The new installations will have a total capacity of more than 1.6MW

All new Californian homes required to have solar panels

It is the first US state to introduce such a law from 2020

Talking Energy with Bas Lansdorp, CEO of Mars One

Sumit Bose talks to the CEO of Mars One, Bas Lansdorp about Mars, Aliens, Solar Panels and why our children will live on the red planet.