In the wrong place at the right time

March 2011
Utility Week;3/25/2011, Vol. 34 Issue 11, p30
Trade Publication
This article addresses a number of issues concerning public utilities in Great Britain as of March 2011. It discusses a contract signed by Solar Technologies to provide a solar photovoltaic array to Kings Hill Primary School in Kent, England. It criticizes Labour shadow energy minister Meg Hillier for not preparing for his speech at a major gas industry event. In addition, the article analyzes the cost of onshore wind to consumers.


Related Articles

  • Government Policy Results in Blind Development of Wind and Photovoltaic Power Industry Sectors.  // Chinascope;Jan/Feb2013, Issue 61, p45 

    The article discusses a paper published in "China Review News" which analyzed reasons for the slowdown of the development of the wind and photovoltaic power industries in China.

  • German Oct wind output up 47% on year.  // Energy Today (Hungary);11/7/2013, p2 

    The article reports on data from renewables research group IWR which shows that wind power output in Germany in October 2013 was 47% higher year-on-year, while solar panels generated 5.5% more electricity.

  • Comparing Germany's and California's Interconnection Processes for PV Systems.  // Transmission & Distribution World Exclusive Insight;3/11/2012, p3 

    The article compares interconnection processes for small residential applications as well as bigger commercial- and utility-scale projects in California and Germany to pinpoint vital differences. It examines the administrative process of establishing interconnection in Germany and California,...

  • FAST FACTS.  // Earthwise;Winter2014, p2 

    The article focuses on benefits of rooftop solar photovoltaic systems which can help electric utilities to meet electricity demand without increasing consumers electricity cost and presents a graph depicting information on increased job opportunity in the U. S. solar industry from 2010-2014.

  • Coming events:.  // Countryside & Small Stock Journal;May/Jun2006, Vol. 90 Issue 3, p30 

    Presents a calendar of events related to homesteading from April to September 2006. Advanced Photovoltaics I on April 17 to 22; 27th Annual Shepherd's Extravaganza on April 20 to 23; Introduction to Wind Systems on May 6.

  • Being Your Own Utility. Sagrillo, Mick // Solar Today;Sep/Oct2003, Vol. 17 Issue 5, p19 

    Describes the wind and photovoltaic hybrid system installed to provide electricity to the home of Cheryl Rezabek and Bob Strous southwest of Madison, Wisconsin. Reasons for choosing a hybrid system; Use of a 1.2-kilowatt Solarex modules and a Whisper 1000 two-bladed wind turbine; Description of...

  • ESFI Addresses Vital Safety Precautions Associated with Wind and Solar Power. Chavanne, Julie // Electroindustry;Jul2012, Vol. 17 Issue 7, p35 

    The article details safety precautions related to wind and solar power addressed by the Electrical Safety Foundation International (ESFI) as part of its Be in the Know About the New campaign. ESPI suggests consumers to research various solar power systems before investing, assess whether their...

  • Signing Off: End of Fossil Fuels Will Be a Wild Ride. MASIA, SETH // Solar Today;Sep/Oct2014, Vol. 28 Issue 5, p32 

    An introduction to the journal is presented in which the editor discusses articles within the issue on topics related to renewable energy including increase in manufacturing of photovoltaic power systems in the U.S., and wind energy pricing.

  • Low Cost Switch To 100% Renewables. Farrell, John // BioCycle;Aug2015, Vol. 56 Issue 7, p51 

    The article examines the 100 percent renewable energy model followed by Georgetown, Texas. Topics discussed include role of municipal utilities to provide electricity, contribution of solar panels and wind power to fulfill the city's electricity need and city's reliance on Electric Reliability...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics