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Following a number of boiler installations Lothian Solar have commissioned our first pellet stove. After researching manufacturors and a number of site visits the Italian manufacturor Ravelli were selected as our preffered brand.We were impressed by the build quality and … Continue reading
Lothian Renewables recently commissioned another Viridian Solar installation. The one bedroom house reguired a singe V20 in-roof collector to provide circa 50% of annual hot water demand. A new twin coil tank was fitted to replace the older poorly insulated tank … Continue reading
When approached by the North Lights Arts festival in Dunbar to provide electrical power for their festivals beach Hut venue at Dunbar harbour, Lothian Renewables were more than happy to help out by way of fitting an off-grid PV system. … Continue reading
European trade commissioner, Karel de Gucht, has announced that the European Commission will impose solar duties on Chinese-manufactured solar products. As of 6 June 2013, a tariff rate of 11.8% will be introduced. On 6 August 2013, the rate will … Continue reading
Quarterly forecasts for the non-domestic RHI scheme as at 30 April 2013 5% reduction in Medium size biomass.
The Department of Energy and Climate Change have issued an updated forecast for the non-domestic RHI, the report can be accessed here. As a result of the budget control mechanism which DECC use to control the RHI budget spend the … Continue reading
Renewables recently completed this large domestic installation in Methil, Fife. The installation was one of the largest domestic systems consisting of the maximum 4kW solar PV and a 3 panel Solar Thermal system. The photograph shows part of a 16 … Continue reading
The Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) has announced that payments for the Renewable Heat Premium Payment (RHPP) scheme have been significantly increased as of today. Eligible technologies under the RHPP will receive the following revised payments with new … Continue reading
Lothian Renewables have just commissioned this 25kW biomass installation in an old stone built farmhouse the Scottish Borders just outside Earlston. After evaluating a number of quotations the customers accepted the design to install a Biotec TLM BMW pellet boiler … Continue reading
Recently released information can be found here on how to use the Green Deal to help finance a PV install. One comment – the suggested price for a 4kWp sytem is high!
On a bright clear and frosty St Andrews day, Lothian Renewables put the finishing touches to the first installation carried out as part of the currently available discounted solar thermal scheme running in East Lothian, probably the greatest renewables deal running in the … Continue reading