Renewable Energy

265W High-Efficiency Modules from Intenergy

265W Poly back by popular demand, and already selling! Back by popular demand new stock of 265W Poly has just arrived. Our customers love the 265W high-efficiency modules from Intenergy, as they prove the best value for all installations. Offer your customers solar panels that are stylish, efficient and cost effective! Suitable for all installation types! Our Intenergy Classic series 265W proves BEST VALUE for all installations! Stock ready to dispatch. Call the team today on 01293 843400 to get a bulk discounts and on these panels!

Government accused of trying to kill off UK solar industry

Government accused of trying to kill off UK solar industry before it can become cheapest form of electricity Official figures project solar will be less expensive than gas in the next few years, but a massive new tax hike could put that at risk. The Government has been accused of trying to kill off Britain’s solar energy industry just as it is about to become one of the cheapest suppliers of electricity – with no need for any kind of state subsidy. In [...]

Mickey Mouse-Shaped Solar Farm

Disney World Unveils Mickey Mouse-Shaped Solar Farm. We loved this story from last year - Disney World in Orlando, Florida, has launched a new solar farm which is shaped like Mickey! The facility was built by Duke Energy Florida, which in May 2015 announced it would be building a large solar farm near the Walt Disney World Resort. In a statement, it said the facility’'s 48,000 solar panels would be arranged in a "Disney-inspired" design — clearly Aladdin, Simba or Mulan [...]

A green Christmas, as renewables generation soars

Renewables generation soars over Christmas  Christmas Day 2016 was the greenest on record as generation from renewables soared to new highs, according to figures compiled on behalf of energy company Drax. More than 40% of the UK’s total power generation – equivalent to around 12.4GW – came from renewable sources including solar, wind, hydro and biomass and of which the majority (9.4GW) was produced by onshore and offshore wind turbines and a further 2GW produced by biomass. Electric Insights provided these figures [...]

Solar panel roads to power homes

A road covered in a layer of thin solar panels that can help power homes and offices is to be built in the UK next year. The quarter-inch photovoltaic material can be glued on top of a traditional road surface and is tough enough to withstand lorries driving over it, according to the engineers behind the scheme at Colas, who plan to test its Wattway solar road at up to three trial sites in the UK. In areas with 1,000 hours [...]

Last order date 2016

Important: Last order dates for pre-Christmas delivery from Solarvis Energy Orders must be placed by 12 pm on 21st December for guaranteed Christmas delivery. Orders placed after this time will be delivered in the New Year. Solarvis Energy would like to thank you for your custom and support throughout 2016 and we look forward to working with you in 2017. Call the team today on 01293 843400 to get a quote and place your order!

Ready to Drive on Solar Roads?

Could all those sun rays that beam down on the roads be converted to solar power? Husband and wife team, Scott and Julie Brusaw are the founders of Idaho-based company Solar Roadways. They have created a system of solar panels coated with bulletproof glass that can replace pavements and roads. Both the Netherlands and France are researching solar roadways, but they have not been tried in the U.S yet. The Brusaws just installed their first pilot project in Sandpoint, Idaho and [...]

Google set to reach 100% renewable energy

In 2017 Google will reach 100% renewable energy for their global operations including data centers and offices. Trillions of Google searches are made every year with every minute people upload more than 400 hours of YouTube videos. This all takes an incredible amount of processing power — which means energy. Google engineers have spent years perfecting Google's data centers, ensuring that they are 50 percent more energy efficient than the industry average, however, with expanding product ranges and service more energy [...]