Refer a friend and earn yourself a £150 ‘thank you’ from Roxon Electrical

They say the best form of advertising is word of mouth – undoubtedly, people trust the recommendations of those whose opinions they respect, far more than any form of advertising or marketing.

Increasingly we are installing solar PV for customers who have come to us on the personal recommendation of someone who has already had a […]

Broadcaster and naturalist gets behind world’s 10-year plan for cheaper, cleaner energy

VIDEO: Attenborough joins call for Global Apollo Programme to accelerate clean energy
by Andy Colthorpe
Major names in world science and other fields have signed up to endorse the Global Apollo Programme (GAP), which aims to make clean energy competitive with fossil fuels within 10 years.
Conservationist and broadcaster Sir David Attenborough is perhaps the most high-profile new signatory […]

The August 5th edition of #Roxon #Solar #News is now online

The UK’s first solar home – 20 years later
by Peter Bennett
Twenty years ago, Professor Sue Roaf had an ambition to power her home from the energy generated by the sun.
Sceptics dismissed her, scoffing that solar photovoltaic and solar thermal technologies couldn’t possibly work in the UK – you’d need the sun to shine. Nevertheless Roaf […]

It’s blazing sun out there – why’s my solar PV generation gone down?

According to the Met Office, yesterday saw the hottest July day on record in the UK, with temperatures hitting a scorching 36.7C (98F) in some parts of the UK.

Indeed, by 8am here in sunny Gloucester, the mercury had already climbed to a staggering 25C.

Thanks to a southerly wind, warm air has been wafting its way […]

Regulations for installing solar PV

With the cost of solar PV coming down considerably in price in recent years, increasingly people are recognising solar as a legitimate investment opportunity.
A solar PV installation will not only save you pounds on your electricity bills, but give you a healthy, tax-free, guaranteed return on your initial investment.
Like most large-scale building projects, every solar […]

By |January 26th, 2015|Domestic Solar PV Installation, News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

The power of the press

As well as harnessing the power of the sun, in more recent days Roxon has been harnessing the power of the local press to share some of its latest news with the world.

Within the past week the Gloucester Citizen and Gloucestershire Echo have very kindly published not one, but two articles on us.

Anyone who received our summer newsletter may have […]

By |October 12th, 2014|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Panthers romp home to victory in new Roxon strip

THE new season kicked off this month with a triumphant start for newly-promoted Churchdown Panthers, who romped home with a 4-1 victory against AC Olympia in the team’s first match as a Division 1 side.
Ahead of the 3pm kickoff at Dowty Sports and Social Club on Saturday, the team ran on to the pitch decked […]

By |October 12th, 2014|News, sticky, Uncategorized|0 Comments