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Customer Testimonial – Mr. E Chantler (All Black German 4kWp, Cheshire)

May 8, 2013

Mr Chantler of Stretton, Nr. Chester shares his thoughts on his experience with Solar Selections. Mr Chantler recently installed a 4kWp solar system brokered by Solar Selections’ free service. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Share on Linkedin share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on this post

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Increased reliance on gas could lead to UK power bill spikes, Ofgem chief warns

February 20, 2013
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The outgoing chief of the UK’s electricity and gas market regulator, Ofgem, has issued a warning about impending rises in the price of electricity and heating across the UK as the country’s reliance on imported gas as a fuel for power generation grows. The impending closure of nearly 10% of the UK’s electricity generation capacity [...]

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Compare solar panel installers in Birmingham, England

January 28, 2013
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For those considering going solar in Birmingham, England, the first step is to shop around and compare solar panel installers. There are numerous solar panel installers who operate in the Birmingham area, and Solar Selections offers an easy, impartial service that enables customers to make comparisons and ultimately choose a system. Bookmark on Delicious Digg [...]

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Compare solar PV system deals in Belfast, Northern Ireland

January 23, 2013
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Interest in installing solar panels in Belfast, Northern Ireland has been growing over the past few years, as it has in the rest of the UK. Thanks to the Northern Ireland government’s support for solar power, the falling price of having a system installed, and the rising cost of electricity, now is a great time for [...]

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UK investment in solar will safeguard against the rising cost of power

January 8, 2013

The cost of electricity has been rising throughout the UK, driving many to look into ways to cut power bills. In addition to investing in energy efficiency measures, an increasing number of homes and businesses are also opting to install solar PV systems to reduce their costs. Energy market analysts GlobalData are now saying that those who [...]

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Romag Solar Panels: UK-made solar modules for all applications

January 3, 2013
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Romag is a UK-leading manufacturer of high-quality glass and also specialising in solar panels. The company, based in the northeast of England, has been around since 1943 and is the only home-grown manufacturer of solar panels in the UK. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Share on Linkedin share via Reddit Share [...]

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Compare solar panel installers in Bristol, UK

January 3, 2013
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Bristol is one of the sunniest places in the UK and therefore one of the best places to find . This article is an outline about the basics off going solar in Bristol, England. What are the costs and benefits of installing a solar photovoltaic (PV) system in Bristol? Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post [...]

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Compare solar panel deals in Southampton, UK

December 19, 2012
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Thanks to its relatively sunny climate, Southampton is one of the best places in the UK to install solar panels for both homes and businesses. The following article is an overview of everything you need to know about solar panels in general and solar power in Southampton, UK in particular, as well as how Solar [...]

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Solar panels in Yorkshire, UK: Costs and benefits

December 12, 2012
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Yorkshire is a good place to invest in a solar PV system thanks to record-low prices, rising electricity rates, and the UK’s feed-in tariff. Let Solar Selections help you compare solar panels in Yorkshire and choose the solar system that best suit your needs. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Share on Linkedin share [...]

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Solar panels in Leeds, UK: The benefits of going solar

November 29, 2012
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Solar panels are becoming an increasingly attractive investment all across the United Kingdom, thanks mainly to the falling cost of technology and government support for renewable energy in the form of feed-in tariffs. This article is an overview of the benefits of going solar in Leeds. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook [...]

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Energy Bill Announcements Reveal Cost of Renewable Energy Deployment for Consumers

November 28, 2012
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The UK Government’s Department of Energy and Climate Change has revealed the first details of the much anticipated Energy Bill. The Energy Bill is essentially designed to encourage investment in green and renewable energy such as solar panels and wind turbines, whilst ensuring the power keeps flowing for all. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post [...]

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Solar Panel Performance Database in the UK

November 15, 2012
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The University of Sheffield has for the last two years been collecting and comparing renewable energy generation data from thousands of solar panels across the UK. Their website now publishes reports each month detailing how much energy is being generated across all of their registered systems. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Share on [...]

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Securing the 22GWp target with more than solar panel price leaps

November 8, 2012
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Following on from our analysis of the 22GWp target that Greg Barker, Minister for Energy and Climate Change, recently reestablished; this article examines whether another leap in solar panel prices is possible. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Share on Linkedin share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments [...]

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DECC Reaffirms 22GWp Solar Power Target by 2020

November 8, 2012
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The Department of Energy and Climate Change’s Minister Greg Barker has reaffirmed the ambitious targets of over 20GWp of solar panels to be installed in the UK by 2020. After a year that has seen this target introduced, several large solar feed-in tariff reductions and now reestablished, the news is welcomed cautiously by the industry. [...]

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Poultry Farm powered by Solar Panels

November 6, 2012
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Solar Selections has helped yet another poultry farmer install solar panels across three poultry sheds to power the farm’s buildings. The client was looking for a solar array to help reduce their ever-increasing energy costs. Not only did Solar Selections conduct a tender to source the most competitive quotation (under £1/W) at no cost to our [...]

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Solar Panels – Commercial Finance

November 2, 2012
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Solar panels have become a more economically feasible procurement in commercial onsite energy generation thanks to a clever new finance model. In the past many organisations struggled to justify solar panels as a commercially viable building upgrade due to payback expectations and upfront costs. Solar Selections and their specialised renewable finance partners have overcome this and can now offer applicable [...]

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Solar Radiation in the UK: Do Solar Panels really work in Scotland?

October 30, 2012

A common question among those considering the purchase of solar panels in the UK is the weather. Do the sunlight hour differences from Cornwall to Scotland make significant enough of a difference to their effectiveness? The answer may surprise those who are interested.. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Share on Linkedin [...]

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Energy tariffs to be Simplified under Ofgem Announcement

October 19, 2012
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Ofgem have announced plans today to reform the complicated energy and gas tariff rates that have plagued home and business owners in the UK for years. Under the proposals, energy retailers will be forced to inform their customers in simple, transparent fashion about the cheapest tariffs available. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Share [...]

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Solar Power Campaign to Raise Positive Awareness

October 16, 2012

A new social media campaign by the name of ‘Please Your Plug’ aims to highlight the benefits of solar power on a national scale. Following on from a tumultous year of feed in tariff reductions and ROC review announcements, the news comes as a welcome change and aims to bring together information for householders and [...]

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Energy Bills on the Rise: Solar Panels Increasing in Attractiveness

October 12, 2012
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Two of the largest energy and gas retailers in the UK have announced significant increases in their energy bills. British Gas and Npower today confirmed that they would be increasing the bills of their customers by 6% and 9.1% respectively. The moves highlight the increasing pressure on UK households and attractiveness of small scale renewable [...]

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