7 Questions On O&M In The UK PV market


Lightsource’s Operations Director, Mark Turner was recently interviewed for Solar O&M Europe, which takes place from the 7th to the 8th of October 2014 in Milan, Italy. Mark oversees the infrastructure of the business and a team of over 25 highly qualified solar engineers and technicians. See below for a taster from the interview and a link which takes you to the complete article.

NFU Launches Best Practice Guidance For Solar Farms


New guidance compiled by the NFU and published by the BRE National Solar Centre shows how solar farms can be combined with continued agricultural land use for small livestock such as sheep, chickens or geese.  Describing recent experience and best practice for the integration of ground-mounted solar PV with conventional agriculture, the guide complements previous publications on planning and biodiversity management for solar farms.

Top 5 Solar PV Generating Countries

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With the efficiency of solar cells constantly increasing and the growing international need for alternative energy solutions now a more pressing issue than ever before, a race has begun amongst the world’s nations to light up the road ahead for solar energy generation.

Let’s take a look at which countries are currently leading the way…

Solar Energy Takes the Reins – Lightsource announce Tina Cook sponsorship

Kristina Cook  riding STAR WITNESS in the Advnced Section

European gold and Olympic silver medal winner Tina Cook is being backed for a bright season by new sponsor Lightsource Renewable Energy – the UK’s leading solar energy generator.

As many of you may be aware, Tina entered full-time into the eventing world at just 16 years of age, she rapidly rose through the ranks and gained a coveted scholarship to Gatcombe where she trained for a year with Captain Mark Phillips.