Flexi-OrbSolar PV Standard

Consultation Announcement: Flexi-Orb Solar PV Scheme

Flexi-Orb (Flexible Energy Oversight Registration Body) has launched a consultation on its updated solar PV installation and product standards policy. The consultation will last for 4 weeks, closing to responses on 25th March 2020. Solar PV Installation Scheme The installation scheme covers the design, specification, set-to-work, installation, commissioning, and handover of grid-connected Solar Photovoltaic (PV) […]

SOLARWATT joins Flexi-Orb

SOLARWATT, the leading German manufacturer of complete, premium photovoltaic systems, has joined oversight body Flexi-Orb. Faisal Hussain, Managing Director of Flexi-Orb, said: We welcome SOLARWATT as a registered manufacturer with Flexi-Orb. Our dealings with Neal Goddard and the team have always been very professional, and it’s great to have them on board. With their pedigree […]

Social Energy

Social Energy joins Flexi-Orb

Energy company Social Energy has joined oversight body Flexi-Orb to provide their customers with an added layer of peace of mind. This means that consumers buying solar and battery storage via Social Energy’s network will have protection in place should they need it. Ryan Gill, Chief Executive of Social Energy, said: This is an unprecedented […]

Energy storage

Flexi-Orb welcomes the news that energy storage manufacturers are wanting UK certification

Flexi-Orb, the oversight registration body for the flexible energy sector, welcomes the news that renewables specialist UK certification scheme Certi-fi is seeing an increase in the number of energy storage manufacturers wanting certification for their products. For Flexi-Orb, this is a step forward in delivering the safe and controlled sale, deployment, decommissioning and recycling of […]

Flexible energy

Flexible Energy: How can we ensure a smooth transition to a new energy system?

For many years, efforts have been made to increase the use of renewable energy sources to reduce carbon emissions and lower the impact on the environment. However, changing our traditional energy supplies to renewable energy sources is not straightforward. The energy system as we know it is struggling to cope not only with the use […]

World Bank invests $1 billion in energy storage

At the recent One Planet Summit in New York, World Bank Group (WBG) President, Jim Yong Kim announced a commitment to invest $1 billion in the Accelerating Battery Storage for Development programme. This is with an aim to raise an additional $1 billion in concessional climate funds through channels such as the Climate Investment Funds’ […]