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Sun set to shine on UK solar costs

Day 3 of our own solar installation at NBJ near Husbands Bosworth

The cost of energy produced by large-scale solar plants in the UK is set to fall to £40 per megawatt-hour by 2030, according to the latest findings by… Continue reading

….and we’re off

Our latest community energy installation got underway yesterday, 3rd December 2018.  Keep watching for updates as it progresses. 

Harborough Energy has partnered with local joinery firm NBJ to install over 100kW of clean solar energy in Harborough.

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Harborough Solar One Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting of our Community Benefit Society, Harborough Solar One was held on 22nd November at the Angel Hotel.  The minutes of that meeting may be found on this website in the Governance pages.

It was… Continue reading

Solar tax hike for schools


The new hike in business rates on buildings with solar panel installations (#solartaxhike) is not a new concept and indeed the Solar Trade Association (STA) has been campaigning against this increase since the summer of 2016. In December 2016… Continue reading

Stalled solar scheme gets the green light


Harborough Energy is delighted to announce its latest solar PV project.  Harborough Energy, a co-operative set up to provide affordable, renewable energy projects in and around Market Harborough is delighted to have secured agreement with Woodnewton Academy to install… Continue reading