Take Your Child to Work Day

Many American businesses and organizations are filled with children on the fourth Thursdays of April each year! Started in the USA in 1993 by Gloria Steinem, Take your Sons and Daughters to Work Day is a much anticipated day for students eager to understand what their parents do all day. The annual tradition was created [...]

Understanding Rooftop Solar Panel Mounting Systems

The mounting system is the base of the solar system. Rooftop solar panels must be attached to a metal racking system, which is secured to the roof. Without a well-designed base, the performance and return on investment (ROI) of the overall system is at risk. Mounting System Basics The racking system on which the panels […]

Safety First: Investing in Technical Training

Vision Energy Solutions (VES), the renewable energy division of Vision Investments Limited, has a strong partnership with one of the most innovative solar technology companies worldwide. The Israel-based company, SolarEdge, has an exclusive solar photovoltaic (PV) inverter technology that generates power with maximum efficiency. Their systems also employ a unique safety feature that makes it […]

Sustainable Solutions for the Telecom Industry

Telecommunication networks worldwide are continually expanding, often into areas with limited or no access to a reliable power (electricity) infrastructure.  At the same time, telecom operators,  cell phone businesses and radio tower companies are struggling with unreliable and expensive energy to power their existing networks. Choosing diesel as the main power source for base stations, […]

Scroll Wind Turbines: Affordable, Small-Scale Energy Solution for Islands

Small Island Developing States (SIDS) globally are integrating renewable energy sources such as wind and solar into their power generation strategic plans. Islands are more susceptible to the horrendous impacts of climate change than larger mainland nations and thus are highly motivated to move to carbon-emission-free energy sources as soon as possible. Investing in wind […]

Increase Profits by Lowering Energy Costs – Implement a Corporate Energy Management Plan (CEMP) in your organization

Businesses worldwide, in every industry, are being forced to reduce monthly operating costs to maximize profit margins. The cost and reliability of energy (electricity primarily) has become a significant burden to many organizations. Finding innovative approaches to reduce energy consumption, safeguard access to energy sources, or produce energy in a more cost-effective manner are now […]

Tourism is Hospitable to Solar

The hotel sector globally is becoming more committed to low-carbon emission tourism. Nowadays, to remain competitive the hospitality industry needs to consider more than simply accommodating guests comfortably and operating efficiently. Promoting green practices has become a responsible and relevant marketing tool for hotels, restaurants and tourist attractions to entice travelers to choose their location […]

Smart Partnership Brings Smart Solar to Fiji

Two of the largest and established companies in Fiji, Vision Investments Limited and Jack’s Group of Companies, have partnered to help achieve Fiji’s 2030 renewable energy goal to combat climate change. Together, they hope to set an example for other large companies throughout the region. Partnering to Meet Fiji’s 2030 Renewable Energy Goal It is […]

The Future of Affordable and Reliable Energy in Fiji

It is not well known that the 300+ island nation of less than a million inhabitants, Fiji, was the first country in the world to ratify the Paris Climate Agreement. Energy in Fiji has been a top priority for some time. The small country has seen sea levels and temperatures rising and an increase in […]