Latest News for: Solar roof panelling


Ciaran Marron: the Irish solar pioneer having his day in the sun

The Times/The Sunday Times 01 Oct 2023
The job would require the placing of 1,400 solar panels — equivalent in area to 12 tennis courts — on the roof of the arena itself, as well as on five other buildings across ...

Can a roof’s material cool the outside air and lower energy demand? An Argonne study ...

The Eagle-Tribune 30 Sep 2023
a roof ... cool (painted a heat-reflecting white), green (vegetation), and solar panels ... Cool roofs reduced AC energy consumption the most, followed by green roofs and solar panel roofs. Energy demand was shown to be reduced by 16.6%, 14.0%, and 7.6%, when cool roofs, green roofs, and solar panel roofs are deployed, respectively.

Solar numbers come in for panels at new Lynch School

Daily Times Chronicle 29 Sep 2023
The following breakdown assumes the town chooses to own the solar panels ... This means, the town will most likely need to repair or replace the Lynch School roof before the solar panels, resulting in the need to remove the panels from the rooftop ... for roof repair and replacement.

Curving cultural center's layered roofs form "sails in a sea breeze"

New Atlas 29 Sep 2023
The Sanya Cultural District's layered roof is likened to sails in a sea breeze by Zaha Hadid ArchitectsBrick Visual ... "The center's layered roofs ... Rainwater collection systems will be installed on the large roof areas, plus solar panels will reduce the draw on the electricity grid.

‘Disgrace’: NSW’s updated energy standards for homes under scrutiny

The Daily Telegraph Australia 29 Sep 2023
The new efficiency requirements, which come into effect this weekend, could mean people will need to install solar panels on roofs, increase insulation or ...

Beyond the Bay: Multigenerational new-home living in pleasant places

The Mercury News 29 Sep 2023
“They range in size from 435-square-foot studio homes to 1,173-square-foot two-bedroom homes, all of which are built to green standards, have two-by-six walls and include solar panels nearly the size of the roof.” ... The solar all-electric homes also include built-in smart-home technology and energy-efficient features.

Man at war with his neighbour over 47ft trees that were blocking sunlight to his ...

The Daily Mail 28 Sep 2023
He also said the trees were causing a 20 per cent reduction in solar yield from panels he has installed on his roof ... Mr Kenyon claimed the 47ft trees were blocking sunlight to the panels on his roof and causing a 20 per cent reduction in solar yield.

Altus Power Announces New Awards in the Illinois Community Solar Program

Enid News & Eagle 28 Sep 2023
As one of the pioneers of Community Solar, Altus Power currently serves more than 20,000 Community Solar subscribers nationwide. Community Solar provides homeowners and renters of diverse income brackets access to the benefits of clean energy and power bill savings without the requirement of roof space or home-installation of solar panels.

England v Samoa, Rugby World Cup 2023: when is it and how to watch on TV

The Daily Telegraph 28 Sep 2023
Stade Pierre-Mauroy is the home of French football team LOSC Lille ... Built in 2012, the stadium features a retractable roof and has solar panels and two wind turbines, which provide an electricity supply ... .


Raymondville Chronicle 27 Sep 2023
The troublesome solar panels can be seen atop ...

New executive director of Wright-Locke Farm offers update

Daily Times Chronicle 27 Sep 2023
WINCHESTER - Erica Gorgenyi, the new Executive Director at Wright-Locke Farm (taking over for Archie McIntyre), came by the Select Board meeting Tuesday night to offer an update on what’s happening down on the farm ... For the historical buildings, Gorgenyi said they worked hard to steward them with new roofs, paint and the addition of solar panels ... .

Groton community projects win more than 350K in grants

The Day 27 Sep 2023
Groton ― Five community projects proposed by nonprofits were awarded grants under the Connecticut Neighborhood Assistance Act Tax Credit. The awards are ... Sacred Heart School’s project is for an energy efficient roof, and St. Mark’s, which already has installed solar panels, is proposing an electric heating system ... 1. More information is available at ... .

Property round-up: Legacie; Capital&Centric; FIREM; Hexagon Tower; Armtrong Watson; Butcher & Barlow; GMPM

The Business Desk 27 Sep 2023
The office also has four electric car charging points and 89 solar panels on the roof which produce the majority of the power needed and will have a major effect on the firm’s net zero strategy.

Rooftop Solar Power Has a Dark Side

Time 26 Sep 2023
This year, during the heat of summer, when temperatures in New York surpassed 90°F, the 22 solar panels on the roof of my house were doing absolutely nothing ... Obscured by the recent rush to sign up households for rooftop solar and speed up the electrification of America are those who already have solar panels on their roof that do not work.