Attenborough Nails It

David Attenborough addresses UN Climate Talks and Issues Stark Ultimatums https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-46398057 Commenting on David Attenborough’s recent keynote speech at the UN-sponsored climate talks in Katowice, Poland, Simon Nicholls observes:...
Environment Agency Solar Power

Environment Agency Solar Power

The Brief To provide an off-grid power source for an eel counter at the Environment Agency site at Teddington Lock, Surrey. The System Beco Energy Solutions indentified a PV solar power kit as the most suitable technology. The system used pumps to draw water from one...
Off-Grid Domestic Hybrid System

Off-Grid Domestic Hybrid System

  The Brief Beco were approached to design a hybrid of wind and solar power system complemented with a battery bank.  The result was off-grid, energy independence for this home in Somerset. Assessment The first step was to check that a grid connection was not...
Solar Powered Water Pump

Solar Powered Water Pump

The Brief Our client, the Totnes Allotment Society, needed up to 4,000 litres of water a day to be pumped from a stream at the bottom of the plot into header tanks at the top. A grid connection was prohibitively expensive. The System Solar power was ideal for this...