World First Solar PV ‘Green Station’ Installation

Barclay Electrical is pleased to announce we have been awarded the contract to install a World First – Solar PV Glass Canopy in Sainsbury’s Petrol Station Forecourts.             The translucent glass will create clean energy in low light conditions, and also from both sides of the panel allowing it to capture much more of the sun’s energy. By allowing natural light through the canopy to the forecourt area the glass can significantly reduce the amount of lighting energy required during the day. The installation is due for completion next week,...

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Reaction to LED Installation – Leeds

The reaction to our LED Lighting Installation at Chapel Allerton Tennis & Squash Club has been fantastic. Take a look for yourself at the huge difference our lighting makes: Not only do the lights improve the quality of the playing surface dramatically, they can also save you up to 80% on your lighting bills and reduce your carbon emissions by up to 80%!!. If you would like more information on our LED installation please contact us on 01423 701273.

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New LED Lighting Showcase – Leeds

Barclay Electrical is delighted to be showcasing a brand new LED Lighting installation in Chapel Allerton Tennis Clubs indoor tennis court during the month of May. The system has been designed to meet the strict criteria of the Lawn Tennis Association. We would like to invite you to this event being held from the 9th May to the 3rd June. The aim of the demonstrations is to show the financial and environmental benefits of LED lights and how your club or sports facility will benefit. We will be holding workshops on the 15th and 22nd May, if you are unable to attend on these dates you can book...

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Barclay Electrical at ADBA’s Annual Conference

In our quest to help our customers reduce their energy bills and start generating their own energy, we are currently researching the area of anaerobic digestion. Last week we went to the Anaerobic Digestion & Biogas Association’s Annual Conference to try and find out more about this up and coming area of renewable energy generation. The third annual trade show and conference, UK AD & Biogas 2012 this year focussed specifically on demonstrating where anaerobic digestion can offer the best benefits to Local Authorities, and the food and farming industries. With anaerobic...

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Keeping roofs and solar panels clean

Barclay Electrical have  teamed up with Pure Clean (UK) Ltd. to offer roof and solar panel cleaning services. As a company we feel it is very important that all of our customers’ solar installations work as effectively and powerfully as possible. A new government report has highlighted that solar panels should be cleaned once every twelve months to maintain the maximum output, ideally in the spring. This is important, especially in areas where there is a lot of pollution and dirt in the air. Such as areas where you have heavy industry, large arable farms or the coastal regions. Coastal...

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Harrogate church launches solar panel scheme

St Mark’s Church, on Leeds Road, has fitted 39 solar panels to its roof as part of plans to become “carbon neutral”. It is the first church roof to be fitted with the panels in the diocese of Ripon and Leeds. Rev Guy Donegan-Cross, vicar of St Mark’s, said: “It’s not just about power and financial efficiency. It’s about doing our bit to take seriously our call from God to look after the planet.” The sun came out briefly for the opening on Saturday as the Bishop of Knaresborough, the Right Rev James Bell and the MP for Harrogate and Knaresborough, Andrew Jones donned high visibility jackets...

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