News: Commercial rooftops

The London Solar Story

Around London there are almost 13,000 rooftop solar installations, producing enough electricity to watch 422 million episodes of Eastenders! Check out our interactive map showing where they are and who’s benefiting from the free electricity.

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World’s largest solar powered bridge, at London Blackfriars station, makes Britain’s biggest brew

Network Rail, First Capital Connect and Solarcentury surprised passengers arriving at Blackfriars station this morning with a free cuppa drawn from Britain’s biggest tea cup to celebrate the launch of the world’s largest solar bridge. The 4,400 photovoltaic panels cover the roof of the station and produce enough energy to make almost 80,000 cups of tea a […]

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Solar PV systems for commercial rooftops

Guest insight: Nicky Wightman of Savills shares the questions she sees commercial real estate clients consider when evaluating solar PV. A solar PV system is a well-established method of reaping benefit from your businesses’ least used asset; the roof. Solar is now a mainstream and reliable technology – which should be easy to buy and […]

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