The Financial Times, Jan 2017
Trial designed to smooth flow to grid cuts electric bills for 40 households
The Times, Jan 2017
The solar panels already save me about £12 a month and the battery should give me even bigger savings because I’ll be able to use the energy from the daytime at night. It’s a big help for people on limited incomes and I hope it’s rolled out for others.
Barnsley Chronicle, 10th June 2016
Barnsley people are being invited to invest their savings in a £2.6m council-backed solar panel scheme which offers a bank-busting interest rate of five per cent.
Barnsley Gazette, 17th June 2016
Barnsley residents can be part of an exciting new opportunity to invest in a five-year solar bond through the borough’s Energise Barnsley scheme.
Sunday Telegraph , 7th June 2016
“Investors are being offered a 5pc annual return if they back a mutually owned solar power scheme via a ‘mini-bond’ “
Business Green, 7th June 2016
“A community energy project backed by British Gas has issued a solar bond offer in a bid to raise £1.2m to install up to 2MW of rooftop solar across the Yorkshire town’s council-owned buildings.”
bt.com, 7th June 2016
“In connection with British Gas Solar and Barnsley Council, Energise Barnsley will launch a five-year solar retail bond which will pay out 5%.