Solar PV subsidies to end at the beginning of 2019

The latest news from BEIS was vague to say the least but there were some definitve statements in particular around the Feed-in Tariff and the Export Tariff, both of which are to be removed from being applicable to new installations after April…
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Phasing Out Of The Feed-in Tariff Subsidies

The Feed-in Tariff (FIT) scheme is a government programme designed to promote the uptake of small-scale renewable and low-carbon electricity generation technologies.   The FIT scheme is available for anyone who has installed, or is…

A huge thanks from everyone at Rainbows

Earlier this year, we moved a little closer to the future and wired in our new installation of solar panels. From now on, we’ll be able to generate a portion of our electricity requirements just from the suns rays, saving money in the process…
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Queen Elizabeth II Reservoir to hold the largest floating solar system

Europes biggest floating Solar PV system is to set sail on the Queen Elizabeth II Reservoir in London this will include more that 23,000 panels on the reservoir.

Is Solar still a viable option?

The UK solar industry is rallying after the drastic cuts made by the government in 2015.
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Ireland in green jerseys AND a green stadium!

Ireland are now the greenest team in the Six Nations in every way.

Power Shortfall for Winter 2016?

2015 had a wild but mild winter, however the National Grid is already preparing for power blackouts or brownouts in winter 2016.
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Closing Quarter Massive for Solar

DECC have announced that there were 65,000 solar installs between October and December 2015.
Renewable Energy - Solar

Dulas completes 2.5MW array at Welsh water treatment works

Renewables developer Dulas has completed the second phase of work to install a 2.5MW project at a water treatment facility in Wrexham, Wales. The firm had already installed nearly 8,000 solar panels at D?r Cymru Welsh Water’s Five Fords…

Is it time you produced your own power?

"We cannot rely on CCGTs alone to plug this gap, as we have neither the time, resources nor enough people with the right skills to build sufficient power plants."

Portfolio Items


UK's first prison to benefit from a Solar PV installation.

HMP Stocken is the first prison in the UK to benefit from a Solar PV installation.  The new house block has a 69kW installation of 270W Jinko solar panels and 3 SolarEdge 3 phase inverters. UT Power's installation is forecast to produce almost…

Leisure Centers Exercising Their Right to a Greener Future...

Leisure centers see huge benefits from Solar PV. The take up of Solar for any commercial site is beneficial, at Utility Trade we pride ourselves in tailor making installations around the clients consumption to ensure they are getting the best…

Schools and Solar PV 2017

Reducing carbon footprints and learning coming hand in hand... The up take of solar has been especially strong with schools for Utility Trade in the first quarter of 2017.    Utility Trade completed several installations of Solar PV for a…
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Project; LED Install, Domestic Solar and Far Infrared Utility trade not only look after over 4,000 businesses across the UK. We also work with domestic customers. Before Christmas 2016, over a period of 4 weeks, we installed a 1.82kw, roof…