SogoSolar Project Featured on Grand Designs

SogoSolar Project Featured on Grand Designs

Sogosolar recently installed the solar PV system on the new build eco home of reknown designer and engineer Max Fordham OBE, which is shortlisted for the RIBA 2019 House of the Year. Designed by bere:architects and built to Passivehaus standards, a state of the art...
A Record Breaking Summer for Solar Power

A Record Breaking Summer for Solar Power

June was a scorcher, one of the UK’s hottest ever. It led to solar power breaking all records and providing a quarter of the country’s electricity: On 7 June, renewables generated more electricity than coal and gas for the first time ever in Britain – 50.7%....
Why SolarEdge inverters really do have the edge

Why SolarEdge inverters really do have the edge

As well as Solaredge inverters, there are a large number of inverters on the market and their names are probably unfamiliar, so how do you decide which one represents the best value ? Let’s begin with what the inverter does: the brain and heart of any solar power...
Life in a Post Solar Subsidy World

Life in a Post Solar Subsidy World

  Six years on from the introduction of the Feed-In-Tariff (FIT) in 2010, which was designed to stimulate the uptake of renewables via a cash revenue stream, we now find ourselves in a very different environment. In the eyes of the Government solar has been too...
Spring 2015 Update on the Carbon Debate

Spring 2015 Update on the Carbon Debate

Carbon Update June 2015. Lots in the press over the last 6 months, plus a couple of excellent books, highlighting the massive inconsistency between the politicians fudged consensus around keeping global temperature rises to 2 degrees (above pre industrial revolution...
Latest Integrated Solar Panels Installation

Latest Integrated Solar Panels Installation

In May we installed our first integrated solar panels using the GBSol ‘Roof Integrated System’. In the ‘RIS’ system the 4mm glass laminates are manufactured separately from the supporting aluminium framework.  This enables non standard roof...
Thumbs Up from Vince Cable

Thumbs Up from Vince Cable

Twickenham MP and Government Business Secretary Vince Cable recently paid a visit to an innovative solar PV system we recently installed. Dr Cable gave the installation his seal of approval stating  ‘my party is committed to delivering a low carbon economy and...