No fooling around – the FIT’s going down on April 1st!

Good news for UK solar – it has set a brand-new precedent by meeting the deployment target set by the Government for the first time ever since the degression scheme was introduced in 2012.
In fact, solar did more than simply meet the 100-megawatt target, it smashed it – with a massive 124MW of solar PV […]

By |February 19th, 2015|Domestic Solar PV Installation, News|0 Comments

GroupHES goes solar

In the Summer 2014 issue of our newsletter we celebrated the first anniversary of the completion of the 50kWp solar installation at the Lancaster Centre on Meteor Business Park in Staverton.
After generating an amazing 18.5% more green electricity in the first 12 months than Roxon’s original 40,000kWh forecast, the business centre’s owner, Mr George Dowty, is […]

By |February 17th, 2015|Commercial Solar PV Installation, News|0 Comments

The February 4th edition of #Roxon #Solar #News is now online

UK almost doubles PV capacity in 12 months
by Ian Clover
Data from the DECC reveals the UK ended 2014 with 5 GW of cumulative solar capacity, having ended 2013 with just shy of 2.8 GW installed.
Read full article here

In a warming world, storms may be fewer but stronger
by Adam Voiland
Few images are as beautiful and as […]

By |February 6th, 2015|Domestic Solar PV Installation, News|0 Comments

Win a Roxon solar PV system with the Citizen, Echo and Stroud Life

Roxon Electrical is celebrating its most successful year to date by giving away a free solar PV system and installation to one lucky household, business, community group or charity organisation.
Over the past 12 months Roxon has noticed an increased take-up in solar PV from householders and businesses in the region, with its order book more […]

By |January 30th, 2015|Domestic Solar PV Installation, News, Offers|0 Comments

The January 28th edition of #Roxon #Solar #News is now online…

Wiltshire’s solar boom so big now more than half the homes can be powered by the sun
by Tristan Cork
So many solar farms have been built or are planned in Wiltshire that this year more than half the county’s homes could be powered from the sun.
That was the staggering figure released by the county’s biggest renewable […]

By |January 29th, 2015|Domestic Solar PV Installation, News|0 Comments

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 latest edition of #Roxon #Solar #News is now online!

Solar power goes couture with Pauline von Dongen’s avent-garde wearables, by Jasmin Malik Chua
Wearable Solar, a nascent clothing line founded by Gelderland Valoriseer’s Christiaan Holland, fashion designer Pauline van Dongen, and solar-panel specialist Gertjan Jongerden, seeks to make garments that are as appealing to behold as they are to use.

Read the full article here

Calls for […]

By |January 16th, 2015|Domestic Solar PV Installation, News|0 Comments

Solar PV and its winter potential – does it have any?

Increasingly, householders are becoming switched on to the benefits of solar photovoltaics (PV).

The opportunity to cut those dreaded electricity bills is the initial driving force behind many a decision to go solar. But as people embark on their “solar explorations”, they soon discover lowering their energy bills is not the only reason to embrace PV.

 Many […]

By |January 11th, 2015|Domestic Solar PV Installation, News|0 Comments

Adding to the ‘eco-friendly’ credentials of McCloud’s sustainable vision

I SPENT an interesting morning earlier this week, photographing the boys installing a solar PV system at one of the houses on a brand-new development of ‘eco homes’ in Cashes Green, Stroud.

The Applewood project stands on the site of the former Cashes Green isolation hospital and allotments – land which has been empty and pretty […]

By |October 12th, 2014|Domestic Solar PV Installation, News|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