Well, er, yes. And we feel rightly so. This is directed primarily to anyone considering installing free solar PV on roofs of social residents (or private residents including RTB too). Let me explain why and you’ll see. Financiers view financing free solar PV as amortising project finance. This means by the end of the term…

Right now none of us are any the wiser, what will happen to the subsidies post this DECC consultation period? We don’t know like anyone else. But what we’d like to see is a simpler structure. The current Export Tariff stifles the roll out of smart metering. So get rid of it. It sounds probably…

This isn’t a post with a new-fangled scientific finding no-one knows about to give a new reason to say no to fracking. If it were you wouldn’t read any further as we all know no-one will listen. We know fracking isn’t right, nothing more needs to be said. Does Whitehall drink water from Lancashire? That…

So digital inclusion is a problem huh? Well we have the solution though we didn’t even know it IS a problem. The fact just 37% of social residents nationally have access to broadband is a stat I’m sure all social landlords know only too well. All the meanwhile government is cutting back public spending and…

So we’ve been getting the typical government hype about the benefits of shale gas, the savior for the UK hydrocarbon industry. Well is it? More to the point can the U.S. model of shale gas extraction be brought to the UK? Well the unequivocal answer is no it can’t. The subsurface structure in the U.S….

#FUELPOVERTY The answer for a multitude of issues surrounding fuel poverty is solar PV. This gives tenants free day-time electricity, especially helping those in the deepest depths of fuel poverty, those have to pay for electricity with pre-paid cards. We work with social landlords nationwide to install free solar PV on 100% of roofs in…

With experience of installing solar PV on roofs of social homes, North Star Solar is keen to share its experience and know-how. Distributed energy is something North Star is passionate about and is committed to help those in fuel poverty. Knowing and understanding fuel poverty; a dirty word by anyone’s imagination, can be stopped we…

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