Change CAP rules to let farmers sell electricity into grid – MEP
Noel Bardon
Fine Gael MEP Sean Kelly wants regulations preventing the sale of electricity produced by grant-aided solar panels to be reviewed.
23 May 2022 News
Dick Meaney apppointed agri-sales manager of Pinergy
Dick is originally from Kilkenny and qualified with a Bachelor of Ag Science from University College Dublin.
20 April 2022 Renewables
Are small-scale solar farms viable?
Stephen Robb asks if developing a mini solar farm could be a viable alternative farm enterprise.
Solar solutions for potato stores
Potato stores require large amounts of energy, so is solar PV an attractive investment? Stephen Robb investigates.
20 April 2022 News
Can solar PV help tackle high costs on pig farms?
With the pig sector in the midst of a cost crisis, Stephen Robb examines if solar PV can help reduce energy costs.
20 April 2022 Renewables
Solar PV pays on dairy farms
Stephen Robb runs through the numbers on a solar PV system on 100-cow and 300-cow dairy farms.
20 April 2022 Renewables
Is solar PV right for you?
Stephen Robb runs through the details of this week’s special solar PV renewables focus and asks if solar systems are right for your farm.
20 April 2022 Renewables
Can solar PV generate an income on a mixed farm?
Stephen Robb looks at the economics of installing a solar PV system on a mixed tillage and livestock farm.
Solar PV – the lay of the land
Stephen Robb details what you need to know if you are considering solar PV for your farm.
20 April 2022 Renewables
EU backs US liquefied natural gas and renewables
The EU has seen a seismic shift in energy policy over the past month.
30 March 2022 News
Energy demand and prices driving renewable diesel demand
Demand for renewable diesel or HVO seems set to increase considerably, thus increasing the demand for soya beans and oilseed rape.
21 March 2022 Markets
Colm McCarthy - no painless solutions to climate action
One of the attractions of offshore wind, to some of its advocates, is that there are no neighbours out in the ocean.
15 March 2022 Opinion