Commercial rooftop solar could be the key to preventing business black-outs

Tim Purbrick

Tim Purbrick, Commercial Director at Hive Energy, the largest UK-owned and operated solar roof developers shares his thoughts on how solar commercial roof-tops could provide the key to the National Grid’s increasingly fragile energy supply. The National Grid is set to quadruple the amount of electricity available in order to […]

Hive Energy Ranked as Highest Pure-Play Developer in the UK

  New research conducted by Solar Intelligence and published by Solar Power Portal places Hive Energy as the highest ranked pure-play developer in the UK and in the top 10 of UK solar ground-mount developers. The analysis, which is the most comprehensive research conducted to date into the UK Solar […]

S-Energy to supply 5.1MW of solar panels to Hive Energy


S-Energy Co and Hive Energy have agreed a business partnership which will see the Korean-based PV module manufacturer provide 5.1MW of its modules to Hive Energy. S-Energy Co., Ltd, is a leading Photovoltaic solution company and announced the supply agreement to be a strategic partner to Hive Energy in July. […]

UK is a leading light for solar in Europe as Q1 results released

Solar sun

Research firm, IHS estimates that the UK solar market added 1.6GW of new solar PV capacity to the grid in the first quarter of 2015. Of this figure, Hive Energy was responsible for installations which are producing over 123MW across the UK. The scrapping of the renewable obligation support for […]

Open Letter to the Right Honourable Amber Rudd MP

Amber Rudd MP

The following is an open letter addressed to the new Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change the Right Honourable Amber Rudd MP written by Giles Redpath, one of the UK’s foremost entrepreneurs in the renewable energy sector and CEO of solar PV company Hive Energy. In the letter […]