STIRLING Council’s investment in renewable energy has landed the local authority a UK-wide industry award. The Council’s Housing Service won the Best Residential Solar and Storage Project award at the annual UK Solar and Storage Awards 2019 in Birmingham, beating a short-list of four entries. The award recognises the significant impact the Council’s investment in renewable technology for its social housing stock over the past seven years has had on improving energy efficiency, reducing fuel poverty and carbon emissions.
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Supermarket giant Tesco has announced a major green electricity project, including the installation of solar panels on 187 of its sites covering 335,000m2. The project will also include a ground-mounted solar farm and five onshore wind farms. In total, the new projects will generate enough power for the equivalent of 140,000 homes.
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Tesco has unveiled plans for a major renewable energy project under which the supermarket will source green electricity directly from solar panels and wind farms. A total of five onshore wind farms and one solar farm will be developed, in addition to solar panels fitted to 187 Tesco stores in the UK, 21 of which is in partnership with the Green Investment Group.
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