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Carbon Output Myths Explained

Following their partnership with carbon management consultancy Carbon Metrics, Virgin Money underlines the importance of data in sustainability reporting and provides five key points to consider when undertaking on-farm emission assessments.

What is farm sustainability?

Herefordshire mixed farmer and NFYFC member Tom James shares his thoughts on the over-use of the word ‘sustainability’ and the potential damage being caused to farm efficiency.

What’s the point of cleaning solar panels?

Robert Harley, director of Helios Solar Operations & Maintenance, provides some simple advice on whether or not to clean your solar panels.

The importance of monitoring your Solar PV system

Once installed solar PV systems largely operate without human assistance. but their many different components can, on occasion, go wrong. In this piece PV specialist Beba Energy explain why systems should be remotely monitored.

Power to fertiliser – turning your slurry storage into a battery!

N2 Applied has developed a solution which uses electricity and air to produce fertiliser and stop emissions. In this piece the Business Development Director for the UK, Chris Puttick outlines the opportunities this presents farmers, including how the electricity produced can be stored as fertiliser.

Why you need to have your solar PV system regularly inspected & tested

Robert Harley at specialist solar panel cleaning & maintenance company Helios gives answers to everyday questions about PV maintenance.

Green hydrogen vehicle fuel from off-grid renewable electricity

In this Energy Now exclusive, Michael Chesshire, Director of Lutra Ltd, outlines market drivers, enabling factors and barriers to dedicated hydrogen technology from renewables.

The need for biomass in farming and rural areas

Mark Lebus of the UK Pellet Council and Biomass Heat Works! gives his views on the importance of biomass, and why a more tailored heat decarbonisation plan is required.

Insulation resistance – What is it?

What are the effects of insulation resistance on your solar PV system and how can it be fixed? Solar professionals Beba Energy share their advice.

Why biomethane is so important on the road to net zero

Energy Now speaks to Tina Hawke, connections services manager at Cadent about the rise of biomethane.

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