LG Solar panels under heavy snow loads

January 22nd, 2016 by LG Solar
 
Solar panels are exposed to the elements all year round and must be built to last. When you consider the extreme, ever-changing weather conditions we have to deal with - temperatures ranging from -20℃ to 40℃, heavy rainfall and storms –  you can truly understand the engineering excellence that goes in to making photovoltaic systems weatherproof.   Snowfall presents a considerable challenge for the materials used in solar panels and for the structure of the roof installation. It’s often difficult to calculate just how much snow really weighs and yet this must be worked out when looking to install panels? So, how...
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LG – Innovation for a better life

January 1st, 2014 by LG Blog UKLG Blog UK
 

Factors affecting the Amortisation of a Solar Panel

January 18th, 2016 by LG Solar
 
Discussions about the economic efficiency of solar panels usually reach a general conclusion, one that perhaps not everyone is familiar with - a solar panel pays for itself! However, the speed at which and to what extent this happens is not very clear, as numerous factors need to be accounted for and these can vary with each panel. It simply depends on each circumstance… We discussed the factors that influence an amortisation calculation, as well as their different levels of impact, with Bastian Rösch, key account manager for the LG EU Solar Business Group. The General Amount of Sunshine Within Europe, which...
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The great year that was

December 22nd, 2015 by LG Solar
 
2015 was an important year for LG Solar in the UK with strong growth and increased brand recognition across the whole sector. As the year draws to a close, it is time to take a look back at a fantastic last 12 months and all the great initiatives and projects we have achieved in 2015. Throughout the year we placed a big emphasis on the relationship with our partners, both existing and new. We held two incredible partner events in Verona in February and in Leverkusen in October. The event in Italy saw the LG Solar Awards 2015 being handed out...
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The intelligent design of LG’s solar panels

December 1st, 2015 by LG Solar
 
The object of technological design is to benefit the Solar Industry. The intelligent design of LG’s solar panels was created specifically to benefit those who work with these panels on a daily basis; specifically the installers who mount these units. LG has identified several problematic areas in the installation process, the solutions of which would greatly lighten the workload for technicians. We spoke to Bastian Rösch, Key Account Manager for the LG EU Solar Business Group, about the intelligent design of LG’s solar panels and how LG have improved the installation process for technicians in many areas. The weight and durability...
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LG named brand of the year 2015 at Red Dot Awards

November 5th, 2015 by LG UK
 
We’re proud of our designs here at LG – from the artisan leather of the LG G4 to the classic styling of the LG Watch Urbane – so we’re doubly proud to say that we’ve been named ‘Brand of the Year’ at the 2015 Red Dot Communication Design Awards. The prestigious Red Dot awards celebrate the very best in design. And it’s been a fantastic year for LG: ‘Brand of the Year’ is the pinnacle of thirteen Red Dot awards going to designs across our range in 2015.     Looking good is important at LG, but so is feeling good: these awards don’t...
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LG SOLAR SCORES HIGH WITH PARTNER EVENT

October 28th, 2015 by LG Solar
 
Earlier this month, LG solar invited its partners from the UK, Benelux and DACH regions to participate in a two-day partner event at the famous BayArena in Leverkusen, Germany. Taking place on the home turf of the German Bundesliga football club Bayer Leverkusen, the football-themed event was a huge success for both the participating partners and LG Solar. Michael Harre, Vice President EU Solar Business Group at LG Electronics, kicked the event off by providing attendees with a substantial overview of LG Solar’s portfolio, putting a firm spotlight on LG Solar's latest innovations including the very popular LG NeON2 module. Then,...
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The Best 4K Films on YouTube

October 20th, 2015 by LG UK
 
From How To Live It            Author Dave Stevenson    Give your eyeballs a good scrubbing, fire up your next-gen TV and settle in, because 4K is the future of entertainment Forget “4K is coming” headlines: 4K is here, mothertruckers. You can shoot it on your phone, watch it on YouTube or – you crazy cats – watch it on a proper 4K telly. Got something that can do a good job with 4K? Here are five videos with more detail than a 2,000-piece jigsaw puzzle.   South China Sea – 4K, 93 Min Single Take by Toby Smith Simultaneously the most fantastic...
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LG Solar held partner event at BayArena in Leverkusen

October 16th, 2015 by LG Solar
 
Following the successful introduction of the new partner programme last year, electronic and solar specialist LG Electronics invited its partners from the Benelux and DACH regions to a partner event. The event was hosted at the BayArena, home to Bundesliga football club Bayer Leverkusen in Germany on the 8th and 9th October. The event included presentations from key spokespeople about LG Solar’s European and international strategy, its portfolio for the upcoming year as well as updates on innovations coming to the LG PRO Solar partner programme. Strong position in the current market Michael Harre, Vice President EU Solar Business Group at LG...
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CIBSE Accredited CPD Seminar

October 13th, 2015 by LG UK
 
CIBSE Accredited CPD Seminar “VRF Design” Wednesday 11th November 2015 at The Curzon Cinema, Victoria, London, SW1E 6QW This free seminar will count towards your CPD hours. THIS EVENT IS NOW FULLY SUSCRIBED. Agenda: 6:00pm Registration and Refreshments on arrival 6:30pm VRF Design seminar begins, presentation and Q&A 7:30pm Buffet food and drinks   Thank you for registering a confirmation email will be sent out to you from...
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Nexus 5X – LG And Google, Together Again!

September 29th, 2015 by LG UK
 
Third time's the charm? We certainly think so as we partner with Google to unveil the Nexus 5X! The all new Nexus 5X features Android 6.0 Marshmallow, Google’s newest operating system for mobile devices, and delivers impressive performance, better imaging and enhanced security.  We bring to you the best of Google and LG know-how in a single package.   To give you a better idea of what's on offer here, lets break it down... Powerful and Fast Performance from the Nexus 5X Nexus 5X with a sharp 5.2-inch 423ppi Full HD IPS display and advanced In-Cell Touch technology enables faster recognition, better outdoor visibility and crisper images. Powered...
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