What does your company gain by investing in a self-consumption system?
Autonomy, reduction of energy costs, promotion of a social and environmentally responsible image: these are the main gains for your company when investing in a self-consumption system. In most cases the consumption of companies is in sync with the hours of solar production, so we are talking about quotas of self-consumption higher than 70%, and can even reach 100%. The return on investment is possible in a period of around four years.Read More
Investing in solar energy turns industry more competitive
Portugal is one of the countries in Europe with the most expensive electricity prices for industry. Energy prices have a direct impact on industry. Check out how your company can save money with solar energy, what other benefit you get from installing photovoltaic systems, which solar panels to choose and where to install them.Read More
Santa Casa da Misericórdia de Borba installs third photovoltaic plant and expects to save 60% on energy bills
Santa Casa da Misericórdia de Borba, Portugal, is committed to reducing the cost of its electricity bill and follows the path of sustainability. In addition to the two power plants installed in 2018 and 2021, a third will be installed in 2022. Rui Bacalhau, the institution’s Ombudsman trusts that “from now on we will save 60% on the energy bill, I’m only sorry we didn’t start earlier“.Read More
5 mistakes in planning your company’s solar energy installation
Are you also interested in installing a photovoltaic solar energy system in your company? Then it is best to inform yourself before you make costly mistakes in your planning and installation. In this article, we will look at five frequent mistakes in planning a solar energy installation and explain how to avoid them.Read More
Photovoltaic project in Portugal: 7 reasons for your company to invest
Competitiveness and sustainability: these are the main benefits of a photovoltaic project. By reducing energy consumption from the grid and CO2 emissions, a photovoltaic project saves money and protects the environment. And these factors are decisive for the success of any company. But there are more reasons to invest in a photovoltaic project in Portugal.Read More
Solar Energy in Portugal: The future is more present than ever
In 2021 Portugal was the fourth country in Europe with the highest incorporation of renewable energies in electricity generation. Ahead were only Norway, Denmark and Austria. What does this tell us about the present and future of solar energy in Portugal?Read More
Self-consumption 2022: How to reduce your company’s energy costs?
The year 2022 began with yet another headache for Portuguese entrepreneurs: The increase in energy prices. There are companies that may pay up to four times more for electricity. Consequence: the competitiveness of national industry goes down, due to the high energy prices practised in our country. However, Portugal is one of the countries in Europe with the highest availability of solar radiation. In this way, the competitive advantage for companies in exploiting solar energy for self-consumption is clear.Read More
Does it really pay off to invest in photovoltaic?
With energy prices going up and the influence of this increase on the cost of production, it is fundamental to consider this possibility. Photovoltaic systems for self-consumption are highly advantageous, especially for industry and agriculture.Read More
Photovoltaic modules: the race for higher efficiency continues in 2022
Innovation in the field of solar cells is driving the development and production of ever more efficient and cost-effective photovoltaic modules. Thus, development has progressed from multi-bus technology to half-cell technology modules and is currently moving towards modules in the form of mosaics or tiles.Read More
Sustainability: 7 measures to turn your company “green”
In our current article, we point out 7 measures that will help you to combine ecology and economy in production and logistics and thus make your company more sustainable.Read More