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How Suffolk schools going solar may point us in the right direction for “Building Back Better” post Covid19

How do we “build back better”, safer, stronger, more resilient, post-COVID-19? I want to share an example of positive action and a story of hope!

Sep 08, 2020

A fun way to learn about energy from home!

Learning about energy has never been easier! Our partners at Switch Energy Alliance have available online a full documentary about energy and we have the teaching guide to support it.

Apr 27, 2020

COVID-19 Update

Over the last few days we have been working to deal with the challenges presented by coronavirus (COVID-19). The good news is that the sun will keep shining and panels will keep generating clean electricity regardless of the virus. As all our team can and regularly has worked from home, we can continue to support you as usual.

Mar 19, 2020

Student´s initiative led to installation of solar panels in his school.

Hemal Arora, a student from United World College South East Asia in Singapore was concerned about the immense electricity consumption at his school. Together, with seven other students, started a solar project on their school.

Jun 27, 2019

Solar for Schools at Ecosummit Berlin 2019

Co-founder, Robert Schrimpff, spoke at Ecosummit Berlin 2019. He explained the work that Solar for Schools does and how it empowers students, schools, and communities to fight climate change.

May 31, 2019

Transitioning from fossil fuels to 100% renewable energy

"If the world stopped using all fossil fuels (over a transition period) could we fuel the energy needs of the global economy with 100% renewables?"

May 02, 2019

Solar panels funded by music festival

Solar panels to be installed on our schools in the next few months will be partly funded by festival goers.

Jan 29, 2019

A solar panel installation... in a language you understand!

I can admit now to feeling some apprehension when I was first offered a role at Solar for Schools. Of course, I loved the concept and I really embraced the ethos of the company, but the technical stuff….

Jan 11, 2016