31 Jul '15, 8am

Solar farms called to improve security: Farmers investing in solar energy farms are being called to take the s...

Malcolm O’Shea Barnes, senior operations manager at Farsight explains: “The current hot topic is about subsidies being cut for solar farms, but many still hastily installed panels to get ahead of these changes to feed in energy tariffs. “Because speed of installation has been a necessity for many farmers looking to use their land for solar panels, security has often taken a back seat. As a result, thieves are taking advantage.” In the first quarter of 2015, NFU Mutual reported that they had seen a sharp rise in solar equipment theft. Farmer’s Weekly also reported that a Lincolnshire grower had 192 solar panels stolen in June, with another in Derbyshire seeing 100 stolen in March. * Here’s Farsight’s advice on how you can ensure your solar farm is secure: Make security a priority when you start to plan you solar farm installation. Many solar farms experience theft before th...

Full article: http://www.renewableenergyfocus.com/view/42654/solar-farm...

Tweets

Renewable Energy Program Funds Project For Sola...

solarindustrymag.com 31 Jul '15, 4pm

With a goal of creating a "solar soaring power management system" for unmanned aircraft, Fargo, N.D.-based Packet Digital ...

#peakoil Liquid Solar Technology Could Be Next Gen of Renewable Energy: “The first working prototype, created ...

#peakoil Liquid Solar Technology Could Be Next ...

peakoil.com 01 Aug '15, 9pm

Liquid Solar Technology Could Be Next Gen of Renewable Energy “The first working prototype, created in 2009, was a quarter...

New Blog Post: How big brands are using renewab...

renewableenergyfocus.com 31 Jul '15, 12pm

How big brands are using renewable energy to their advantage BY ADAM MAIDMENT on how some of the world's biggest brands ha...

#Greeneconomy success stories - Renewable Energy in #China: #renewables

#Greeneconomy success stories - Renewable Energ...

unep.org 02 Aug '15, 8am

China is now the world’s largest market for solar hot water, with nearly two-thirds of global capacity. More than 10 per c...

Butterfly Flaps Its Wings, Sparks Solar Energy ...

cleantechnica.com 01 Aug '15, 5pm

From the wonderful world of biomimicry comes a solar energy breakthrough based on the posture at rest of a small butterfly...

How to improve IoT security

How to improve IoT security

edn.com 28 Jul '15, 12pm

At ESC Santa Clara, Hugo Fiennes CEO and co-founder of Electric Imp spoke about safeguarding the IoT and the importance of...

Recommendation to slash subsidies would destroy Australia’s renewable energy future

Recommendation to slash subsidies would destroy...

renewableenergymagazine.com 31 Jul '15, 11am

CEC Chief Executive Kane Thornton said that the report of the committee was circulated to journalists before it had been s...

Euro Energy Services Signs Agreement With Enpha...

solarindustrymag.com 31 Jul '15, 4pm

U.K.-based solar energy firm Euro Energy Services has selected Enphase Energy as its primary inverter technology partner f...

India’s Largest Solar Power Auction Reflects Fu...

renewableenergyworld.com 04 Aug '15, 6pm

Renewable Energy World (North America Edition)

Researchers Develop #Solar Cell that Stores Ene...

designnews.com 01 Aug '15, 12pm

Researchers have been making progress on scalable storage for solar energy, but one problem that persists is how to store ...

#Windpower developer powers up new wind farms i...

nawindpower.com 31 Jul '15, 7pm

Enel Green Power North America (EGP-NA) has completed the Osage Wind Farm, located in Osage County, Okla. The project has ...

Butterfly Flaps Its Wings, Sparks Solar Energy ...

cleantechnica.com 01 Aug '15, 8pm

I downloaded the report, so I can now answer my own question about the 17x power-to-weight ratio

Focus with well structured RSpec tests

rubyflow.com 31 Jul '15, 4pm

× The Ruby and Rails community linklog Made a library? Written a blog post? Found a useful tutorial? Share it with the Rub...

Sunny Future for Solar Installers

renewableenergyfocus.com 28 Jul '15, 10am

Over the past year, solar PV installations have been increasing dramatically in the UK, making it the largest growth marke...

DIY: How to Make a Flower Pot that Harvests Solar Energy - The Green Optimistic (blog)

DIY: How to Make a Flower Pot that Harvests Sol...

greenoptimistic.com 04 Aug '15, 8pm

Drill holes in the bottom of the flower pot so that the components can stick out. There will need to be a space for the sw...