Solar PV Blog

Welcome to the Electrasolar PV blog. Electrasolar are a Solar PV company based in Alconbury, Cambridgeshire, UK. We design and fit Solar Photovoltaic systems to both domestic and commercial properties. This blog has just been created (July 2011) and it is our intention to keep you up to date of Solar PV news :

  • New developments in products and technology;
  • Related news about legislation and updates from the government in the Solar PV sector;
  • and news about our own business and our experiences installing and maintaining both domestic and commercial Solar Photovoltaic systems.

Government loses appeal on Solar PV Feed in Tariffs

The government has lost its appeal against a High Court decision that it had acted illegally in cutting Solar PV FiTs prior to the formally agreed deadline of 1st April 2012. Solar PV tariffs are guaranteed to be a minimum … Continue reading

Solar PV FiTs stable… until April 2012

The DECC has released a statement that solar PV FiTs will remain at the base 21p level until 1st April 2012, thereby restoring some stability to the solar energy market after the uncertainty caused by their recent actions.

Solar PV Return on Investment

The government’s cutting of Solar PV Feed in Tariffs FiTs recently, has caused a drop in the prices of domestic solar panels. Passing those price drops on to customers means that you can look forward to a 10-13 year payback … Continue reading