August 30, 2018

How to Get Your Kids Into Eco-Friendly Habits

Raising a child: you teach them how to ride their first bike, and to say thank you when they receive a gift. You help with their maths homework, and you help them learn the value of money. In the blink of an eye, you’re showing them how to shave, or you’re driving them to their school ...
August 17, 2018

When Will Fossil Fuels Run Out?

When it comes to environmental health and doing our bit to help Planet Earth, we’re more educated than we’ve ever been before. Not a week goes by without a headline about global warming, or an article about some emerging renewable technology that might save the planet we live on. I...
August 2, 2018

5 (Non-Solar) Ways That You Can Be Good to the Environment

We love solar energy here at Project Solar (obviously), but we do know it’s not the only way to help Planet Earth. We’re just as enthusiastic about the other ways – from the small-scale changes in habit, to the large-scale projects that take huge group effort. Here are some of our...
June 25, 2018

Celebs Gone Solar: Which Famous Faces Have Embraced Solar Panels?

Solar energy has never been more affordable, and these celebrity advocates want you to know it. In this blog, we’re going to run through our favourite celebrities whose homes are all generating solar energy. We think it’s important to raise awareness any way we can, and seeing as th...
June 23, 2018

Listed Buildings & Solar Panels: What Are The Rules?

When you think about it, installing solar panels onto a listed building is really combining the past and present (with plenty of future, too). A coming-together of age-old architectural structures and the modern technological feats of solar energy. A pretty interesting match, right? Som...
June 18, 2018

The History of Renewable Energy: Where It All Began

It’s safe to say that we’re passionate about renewable energy. Not just solar, but all forms of energy sources that pose no threat or danger to Mother Earth. If you hadn’t noticed, we’re always talking about the future of renewable energy – where the technology is going, how fast...
June 14, 2018

Solar Panel Accessories You Should Know About

Being part of the solar energy movement is great, isn’t it? That feeling that you’re part of something that is always moving, progressing at a quicker speed to give the world a greener future? We’re all about that. Because we want you – our customer – to feel the same, and to ...
May 25, 2018

How to Combat Rising Energy Prices

If it feels like life has never been more expensive, you might be onto something. Late last month (April 2018), one of the UK’s leading energy suppliers announced its biggest price-hike in years. This means that, in a move that has increased gas and electricity prices by 5.5%, more th...
May 10, 2018

Bank Holiday Sunshine Breaks UK Solar Record

The May 2018 Bank Holiday (the hottest on record so far) saw solar panels take their largest share of the UK’s energy mix, with its peak period occurring between 13:30 and 14:00 on Sunday 6th May. Across the whole weekend, solar actually produced more energy than any other energy source,...
April 30, 2018

Eco-Heroes: Renewable Pioneers in the UK and Further Afield

  Like every movement that sweeps the mainstream and becomes a household entity, there is always a small legion of pioneers who were behind its success from the start. They orchestrated its growth, but are often forgotten once that thing started to get big. It’s the same with re...