First Solar panels power Hackney estate
Hackney is leading
the way to save energy and help 3d visualisering
residents cut their bills by
usng the power of the sun.
The first solar panels have been installed on Linslade House in Haggerston
generating power for the 50 property block. The energy savings can easily be
seen via a visual monitor in the communal area on the block and tenants and
leaseholders will see the reduction in their energy bills within months.
The green sportsbet
initiative has the backing of the local TRA and Whiston Road
residents who have been closely involved in the free instagram followers project. It is part of the Green
Estate pilot aimed at reducing energy consumption and saving money on fuel
bills for residents of Whiston and Goldsmiths Estate.
Cllr Philip Glanville, Cabinet Member for Housing, Hackney Council said:
“Times are tough with rising energy bills. That is why Hackney Council is
investing in solar power to help residents save on their bills and also make an
impact on the environment. This marks the beginning of a green programme
on estates right across the borough which will also include replacement of
thousands of boilers to new energy efficient models as well cavity wall and loft