26 Sep '14

News How solar power could help schools spend more on education

Solar panels on school roofs would create a new income stream for headteachers and local authoritiesIts happened. The long summer holidays are over and a new school year has begun and not just for pupils and teachers. School governors and business managers around the country are meeting to review budgets, and a sizeable chunk of the annual spend will be going on electricity bills.Households, businesses and the public sector have long felt the pinch thanks to the big six energy firms. Even with a government hell-bent on fracking, our bills are unlikely to fall. But it doesnt have to be this way. Continue reading...

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