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YouGen

We think the website YouGen is a great place to start if you are looking to save energy costs or invest in renewable energy. You can get independent advice about how to choose a reputable installer and what you need to look out for. They also have lots of hints and tips about saving energy,

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The Source

We are proud to be teaming up with Total Energy Solutions for ‘The Source’ trade show at Expowest in February. We are experienced in providing renewable energy and energy efficiency solutions to the food & beverage industry in the South-West, and we will be on hand to explain the different technologies available and their business

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Fermoys Success

Congratulations to Fermoys Garden Centre who are celebrating thier success after winning several awards at the Garden Retail Awards, including Greenest Garden Centre – a fantastic achievement. In April this year, we installed a 250 KWp Ground Mounted Solar PV system for Fermoys Garden Centre in Totnes. Fermoys aimed to control their rising energy costs

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zlc energy celebrate Good Energy’s success

Good Energy were celebrating a number of landmark successes in their quest clean and green the UK’s energy supply yesterday in Holland Park, Kensington. Our Managing Director, Mark, was there to applaud the great work they and their CEO, Juliet Davenport OBE, have done in the past decade. The Good Energy team were celebrating: Having

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Solar Schools Project Cornwall

ZLC Energy and Solar Schools ZLC Energy is proud to announce the completion of a Solar PV installation for Millbrook Primary School funded using  the Solar School Scheme. In October 2012 Millbrook CE of VA Primary School launched an ambitious target to raise £10,000 to install their very own Solar PV array. Over the following

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East West is the new South for Solar PV

One of the criticisms of Solar PV, is that the power is generated mostly when you don’t necessarily require it all. The homeowner is  probably not at home in the middle of the day to make best use of the peak power generated – so the majority is exported to the grid. This is particularly

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Finally light at the end of the tunnel for the Domestic RHI

After 4 years of promising, it seems that there is a definite timeline for the domestic Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI). Greg Barker announced the final tariffs today and it seems that they are committed to meeting the current Spring 2014 launch date. The domestic RHI will pay owners of solar thermal panels, biomass boilers and

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ZLC Energy power the David Salisbury Conservatories Factory

In April we installed a total of 700KW peak of Solar PV on commercial premises. One of the customers was David Salisbury Conservatories just off the M5 at Highbridge. This is a great business with positive environmental ethics to its core. Not only are they ISO14001 registered and FSC Certified, long before the RHI was