EU ends tariffs on imported Chinese solar panels

EU ends tariffs on imported Chinese solar panels

Following the European Commission’s decision (August 2018) to lift trade tariffs on the import of solar panels from China, Europe’s energy experts have described the block’s decision to end the trade war with Beijing as a ‘watershed moment for European solar energy.’   In 2013 the EC imposed tariffs of up

A++ rating for Ecodan air source heat pumps

Ecodan air source heat pump

Mitsubishi Electric has announced that its entire range of Ecodan air source heat pumps has achieved A++ rating under the first Energy Related Products (ErP) Directive ruling for heating products across Europe.   ErP means that all space and water heaters will need to display an energy label which will help both

Wood energy boiler for seaweed plant

Biomass heating specialist, Wood Energy has extended its reach to the furthest shores of the UK, with the installation of a 999kW Binder wood chip boiler, at a unique Outer Hebridean production plant.   Hitched to a drying mill at a 'state of the art' Uist Asco production facility on North Uist