Kalinda, school, Kenya, soalr

Bringing Solar Energy to a School in Kenya

When Oxford based charity, the Kalinda Foundation, got in touch to see if we could help bring solar to a school in Kenya, of course we said yes!  Ricard Aiguabella presents the first of a series of guest blogs on…

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2018, future, distributed energy, solar, EVs, batteries, policy, economics, markets

The Future of Distributed Energy in 2018

In our latest blog, we look ahead to see what the 2018 holds for the distributed energy technology sector. Looking back at 2017 – a year of change It’s fair to say 2017 was a year of phenomenal change within…

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Running an Electric Car on Solar Energy

One of the most common questions we are asked is: can I run my car on solar energy?  It seems to be the logical next step for electric vehicle owners to want to power their cars in the cleanest way…

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ISO 9001, ISO 14001, sustainability, green business, sustainable, solar company

Becoming A Sustainable Solar Business

We know we’re doing a good thing by putting up solar panels.  Saving CO2, and mitigating climate change is why we do what we do.  But is it enough? Are we a sustainable business? When you work in a solar…

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Community Energy Champions!

The team here at Joju are delighted to have been awarded the prize for “Best Use of Solar in a Community Energy Project” at the Solar Power Portal Awards 2017.  These awards are the most prestigious in the solar industry,…

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Cooperative Energy revolution in the Black Forest

Why would a cooperative energy supplier from the Black Forest in Southern Germany sue the European Commission for the building of a nuclear power plant at Hinkley Point C? Our 2017 intern from Germany, Fridolin Dorwarth explains. The founding of…

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ev charging, ev chargepoint, tesla, battery storage, electric car, mecedes

Battery Storage and Electric Vehicle Policy Announcements

Last week saw two major policy announcements with major impacts on the way we manage our electricity networks, generate and consume electricity, and use transport. The Department of Business Energy and Industrial Strategy released its Smart Systems and Flexibility plan…

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Three is the magic number!

Joju have been nominated three times at this year’s Solar Power Portal Awards Well, awards season is upon us again, and it’s been another great year for Joju Solar.  The Solar Power Portal Awards are recognized as the leading solar…

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Powerwall 2 by Tesla – An installers view

We’ve just installed one of the first Tesla Powerwall 2 units in the country, for comic actor, presenter and renewable energy enthusiast Robert Llewellyn.  We’ve blogged the entire installation process, so you can see how simple it is. Installing the…

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Reading, philosphy, Tesla, energy, transitions, change,

The Energy Transition will Transform Society

We are in the middle of an Energy Transition right now!!  Philosopher and author Roman Krznaric looks at how this will change our lives and society in ways that are unimaginable. Towards the Philosophy of Energy I’ve always had a…

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