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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.
Solarcentury to build 17.5MWp site in Hertfordshire
Solarcentury has agreed to build and maintain a 17.5MW solar farm near Royston in Hertfordshire for Bluefield Solar Income Fund (BSIF)
Solarcentury in Africa’s media spotlight
Solarcentury Africa executives have been making the news, speaking with South African newspaper, the Mail & Guardian, and with Bloomberg TV Africa.
Seb Berry joins the Board of EPIA
We’re pleased to announce that Seb Berry, Solarcentury’s Head of External Affairs, has been appointed to the Board of EPIA.
Energy Minister praises Blackfriars solar bridge as London’s latest “architectural gem”
Energy and Climate Change Minister Greg Barker has welcomed the launch of the world’s largest solar bridge at London Blackfriars. Speaking at the launch reception, the Minister said: “Blackfriars solar bridge is an architectural gem, a truly iconic installation and a fantastic addition to the skyline of the greatest city in the World. I congratulate […]
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 […]
First South African solar farm connected
A solar farm in South Africa’s North West province is the first to plug into the electricity grid.
SolarAid; Guardian charity of choice
The Guardian newspaper is featuring SolarAid as a charity of choice.
Over 100 organisations call on Government to back Fourth Carbon Budget
“Government must uphold the ambition of the Fourth Carbon Budget and show its support to a vital part of the UK’s economy” says alliance
Business Green: New Solarcentury boss outlines international ambitions
Africa, the Balkans and the Pacific all offer potential new markets for UK’s largest solar firm.