The summer is officially here! 3 days of consistent sunshine confirms it! On the hottest day of the year so far the Brixton Energy interns were up on the roof of Elmore House looking at the 37kWp system in action. Eric Schloss, the intern co-ordinator, talked the interns through solar feasibility and how this feeds … Continued
Back in March Brixton Energy hosted students from the forward thinking Brockwood School in Hampshire at Elmore House, the first community energy project on social housing in London. Across 2 days 60 students were shown first-hand what community energy means, getting onto the roofs to see the panels and having one of the best … Continued
Did you take last week’s Environmental Awareness quiz? Here are the answers – tell us how you did! See answers here!
On Saturday 6th May the Brixton Energy interns lined up at the Remakery on Lilford Road to solder, heat and glue their way to producing three 18V solar panels. Tunes were played whilst the panels took form and 4 hours later we were able to start charging batteries. The panels will be donated to … Continued
This Wednesday the Brixton Energy Interns met up for an energy consultation session with Brixton Energy veteran Martin Abraham from Green Skills Partnership Education and Training. The focus was on fuel poverty, how to calculate energy use and manage energy bills. At the start of the session, to get into the saving state … Continued