Oxford, Power Station, Project LEO, local grid, local energy

A Smart Local Energy System for Oxfordshire

Back in the 1890’s a power station in central Oxford powered a local grid that ran the city.  As demand for electrical power grew, many small local networks like this across the country were developed.  However, by 1925, such an…

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Farewell Feed-in Tariffs

April 1st 2019 saw the closure of the feed-in tariff scheme for the support of new solar installations. We look back at the successes and failures of the scheme, and cast our eyes towards a subsid-free solar future. The story…

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Renewable erngy news, November, 2018, winter, wind turbines, milky way

Renewable Energy News – November 2018

With a number of different ways in which renewable energy has been making the news over recent weeks, we have compiled our pick of the most important stories making headlines during November 2018. Battery storage set to soar in 2019…

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Renewable Energy, News, October, 2018

Renewable Energy News – October 2018

Recent weeks have seen dozens of stories about renewable energy hit the headlines. We have compiled our pick of the renewables news during October 2018. 12 years left to save the planet The IPCC’s 2018 report into climate change has…

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Renewable ENergy News, September 2018

Renewable Energy News -September 2018

September has been a busy month in the world of renewable energy, so we’ve rounded up some of the ways in which it has been making the news in recent weeks. More money invested into UK EV development At the…

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Awards Season is here again

Awards season is here again and Joju Solar’s work has picked up some more nominations in 2018. Solar Power Portal Awards We’re delighted to have been nominated at this year’s Solar Power Portal Awards in the ‘Contractor of the Year’…

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Renewable energy news, August 2018

Renewable Energy News – August 2018

The heatwave of earlier in the summer may seem a distant memory for most, but a change in the weather across the UK doesn’t mean that the world of renewables has stood still.  We have complied some of the many…

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Renewable Energy, News, Round U, solar, electric vehicles, battery storage

Renewable Energy News – July 2018

It’s been a busy month in the world of renewable energy; with the summer so far being the fifth sunniest ever recorded in the UK, it’s no surprise that solar PV system output is breaking records left, right and centre.…

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Overcoming EV Range Anxiety

Sales of electric vehicles (EV) and plug-in hybrids (PHEV) in the UK rose by 27% in 2017, year on year, and the latest figures, released in April 2018, show that around 146,000 plug-in vehicles are currently driving around on our…

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