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How do I set up a community energy project?

Posted by Tasha Kosviner on 4th March 2015

First things first: the fact that you’re even asking this shows you’re ambitious and that is good. You are embarking on a thorny and complicated journey and there will be many challenges along the way. But take hear…

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How do I set up a community energy project?

Smart meters: love them or loathe them?

Posted by Emma Bailey on 27th February 2015

Smart meters have proliferated rapidly in recent years. These devices enable the collection and analysis of detailed energy usage information from householders (and businesses). Proponents say that the data acquired from them c…

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Smart meters: love them or loathe them?

What's the difference between polycrystalline and monocrystalline solar panels?

Posted by Stuart Elmes on 25th February 2015

When I agreed to write an article on the difference between the two main types of photovoltaic solar panel, those based on monocrystalline and polycrystalline silicon, I thought what could be easier?  You can find numerous…

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What's the difference between polycrystalline and monocrystalline solar panels?
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