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Should you get solar panels for your home?
Wednesday, 27 Mar, 2013 – 12:25 | Comments Off
Should you get solar panels for your home?

Our guest writer today share the positive benefits of installing solar panels in your home

Let There Be Light! Solar power in Glasgow
Tuesday, 2 Oct, 2012 – 4:29 | Comments Off
Let There Be Light! Solar power in Glasgow

The parish of St Robert Bellarmine in Pollok has embraced state-of-the-art technology and opted for a modern and ethical alternative to fossil fuel by installing 120 separate solar panels on the roof of their church.

Solar Energy – your questions answered
Sunday, 26 Feb, 2012 – 4:18 | One Comment
Solar Energy – your questions answered

Got a burning question about solar panels? Today we’re answering our 4 most frequently asked questions!

Get electricity for free with HomeSun solar
Wednesday, 12 Oct, 2011 – 16:05 | 2 Comments
Get electricity for free with HomeSun solar

Many solar companies offer free solar panels in exchange for ‘leasing’ your roof or you can buy outright. If you don’t meet the requirements for free panels and don’t have a spare £15,000 lying around for the full installation, we’ve come across a company who can still help you!

Free solar panels from ISIS Solar
Thursday, 29 Jul, 2010 – 7:57 | Comments Off
Free solar panels from ISIS Solar

As you may remember, Mr Green replaced our lighting with LEDs and installed a couple of small solar panels to run them.
So far so good; we now enjoy free lighting most of the year.
We would love to …

What’s the point of LED lighting?
Saturday, 22 Aug, 2009 – 20:07 | Comments Off
What’s the point of LED lighting?

Light Emitting diodes (LEDs) are not a new invention. The LED was first invented in Russia in the 1920s, and introduced in America as a practical electronic component in 1962. Oleg Vladimirovich Losev was a …

LEDs, a new generation of lighting
Wednesday, 19 Aug, 2009 – 7:47 | 4 Comments
LEDs, a new generation of lighting

Light emitting diodes (LEDs) lead a new and exciting era of modern ecological lighting. They have been evolving over the last decade and are now maturing into a viable economic alternative to the incandescent …

EverLite Announces EL9 Solar Clip Light
Monday, 6 Apr, 2009 – 6:00 | Comments Off
EverLite Announces EL9 Solar Clip Light

New from Everlite is the EL9 solar clip light which is compact, powerful and doubles as a charger for personal electronic devises.
Here at Chez Green were big fans of gadgets and gizmos that reduce our …

Light up your house number with solar
Thursday, 25 Sep, 2008 – 2:25 | 12 Comments
Light up your house number with solar

I’ve just stumbled across a really neat, sustainable idea from Ecoutlet.
With darker nights coming, how do you give directions to people to get to your home? Most of us have house numbers and you know …