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UN Panel on Climate Change Releases Scary Report & We Need To Do More

By | 2018-10-12T15:51:12+00:00 October 12th, 2018|Climate Change, Solar PV|

Just two years ago, amid celebrations and excessive PR, the Paris climate accords were signed and we discussed the topic on this very website at the time of the event itself— bringing optimism across the globe, as to the future of climate change and how we, as a planet, would tackle the challenge and make [...]

Solar PV Grant For Irish Homes Welcomed

By | 2018-08-02T12:35:33+00:00 July 31st, 2018|Government Grants/ Incentives|

Solar PV Grant With Activ8 Solar Energies & SSE Airtricity It’s with great pleasure that we welcome the grant announced today by the SEAI. As one of the leading advocates of solar PV in Ireland we have seen many false dawns in previous years. We have sat on many boards discussing the benefits and possible [...]

Stumbling Towards Solar PV Incentives In Ireland

By | 2018-06-19T16:25:59+00:00 June 19th, 2018|Climate Change, Government Grants/ Incentives, Solar Energy, Solar PV|

As a key stakeholder in the Irish Solar Industry, this week is a very interesting one indeed. Today I travel to a number of meetings with many like-minded people within my industry, to see if we can form a strong, stable and exciting incentive to help us move past the label of Europe’s solar laggards. [...]

Activ8 Presenting as Industry Leader at Solar Ireland 17

By | 2018-03-23T14:42:07+00:00 November 30th, 2017|Government Grants/ Incentives, Solar PV|

Our very own Gary Connolly presented on Rooftop Solar and the challenges facing us now and in the future at Solar Ireland 17, an event hosted by the ISEA - Irish Solar Energy Asociation. It was great to present on such an important topic as one of Irelands leading solar companies and on such an [...]

European Research Council Grant €1.5m to UL Researcher For Solar PV Technology Work

By | 2017-08-14T11:40:31+00:00 July 17th, 2017|Government Grants/ Incentives, Solar PV|

Further growing the trend of energy research in Ireland and Europe as a whole, Micheál Scanlon of UL has received a European Research Council Starting Grant of €1.5 million to further his research into clean energy, specifically pushing the science involved in solar photovoltaic. The electrochemist is to deepen his research into imitating photosynthesis in [...]

Activ8 Supplier, Wuxi Suntech, Awarded “Top Brand PV” by EuPD Research In Germany

By | 2017-07-14T16:15:33+00:00 February 10th, 2017|Company News, Solar PV|

Our solar PV panel supplier, Wuxi Suntech has been awarded “Top Brand PV” seal from EuPD Research in Germany Wuxi Suntech, Activ8 Solar Energies primary solar PV panel supplier has recently received high recognition for the quality of the product they provide. The quality of their components is precisely why we use their solar photovoltaic [...]

Activ8 Solar Energies Exclusive Distribution Agreement with ESDEC BV

By | 2017-05-12T08:26:53+00:00 January 13th, 2017|Solar PV|

Esdec, a leader in innovative rooftop mounting systems for photovoltaic installations, entered into an exclusive distributor agreement with Activ8 Energies, based upon our solar experience here in Ireland and Northern Ireland over the last 13+ years. With this agreement, Esdec will further extend the availability of its patented ClickFit and FlatFix Fusion systems for rooftop [...]

Solar PV 56 kWp System Installed in Courtown Co. Wexford

By | 2017-05-12T08:26:55+00:00 October 18th, 2016|Company News, Government Grants/ Incentives, Solar PV|

One of our most recent installations, a 197 solar PV panel installation in Courtown, Co. Wexford is an indication of where the future of energy is heading here in Ireland. Solar panel installation continues to grow and the expected production of our system at Courtown Leisure Centre can act as a case in point of [...]

Using Recent UK Renewable Developments as an Irish Solar Case Study

By | 2017-05-12T08:26:57+00:00 August 17th, 2016|Government Grants/ Incentives, Solar Energy, Solar PV|

Using the UK as a Case Study for Irish Renewables Although we may not agree with everything that is done across the Irish Sea, we have to admire the UK's commitment to renewable energy production. Through our sister company, Solar NI, we have been able to play a small part in the recently released figures [...]

Activ8 Suppliers Recognised in EuPD Research as Top Solar Brands

By | 2016-11-04T12:05:48+00:00 August 11th, 2016|Company News, Solar PV|

There is a reason we work with specific partners and suppliers in the solar industry. We value quality, efficiency and performance above all else. That is also the reason why we chased ISO 9001 accreditation in 2015 with such purpose. Within Activ8 Group, everything is in our control, the way in which the products we [...]