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As an energy specialist, it seems to me that one of the most important points about meeting the energy challenge head-on is that we can't change those things that we don't acknowledge.

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Electric vehicles - driving towards an energy dilemma

 
26th June 2017    |     Peter Rolton: Chairman

Our Chairman Peter Rolton has been featured in this month's edition of Energy World, with a thought piece exploring the evolving electric vehicle landscape and the challenges that lie on the road ahead.

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UK Housing: Making the Long Journey Home

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5th September 2014    |     Peter Rolton

When the recession hit, it wiped out livelihoods and decimated entire markets. In the face of a global slump, Britain’s housing sector was no exception; buyers couldn’t afford to buy and builders couldn’t afford to build.

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Tesla Motors and the EV Revolution

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29th August 2014    |     Tom Warwick

Thanks to Rolton Group’s activity in the energy, renewables and automotive sectors, people outside the industry always ask the same three questions when I explain what I do for a living: Do wind turbines work? Should I put PV on my house? and; Is China doing all this “green stuff” too?

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Getting With the Times: The Implications of 21st Century Technology

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15th August 2014    |     Peter Rolton

Spurred on by my recent 2am meeting with colleagues in South Korea, which I was able to attend via video conference call from our office in Northamptonshire, I have recently been considering the opportunity that modern technology affords business to improve efficiency and cut costs.

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Smart Grids: A Cleaner Planet, a Smarter Planet

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1st August 2014    |     Peter Rolton

Last Friday Rolton Group proudly hosted the launch of the latest CTF report, which explores the vital role of a smart grid in the UK.

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Sustaining the Energy Sector in an Independent Scotland

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11th July 2014    |     Peter Rolton

The 18th September is now just over two months away, and as the two camps make their final push in persuading Scottish nationals either to stay put in the UK or run from it as quickly as humanly possible, it seems worth taking stock of what the clean energy landscape may look like in a post-referendum, independent Scotland.

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Forcing the Floods out of Florida

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27th June 2014    |     Peter Rolton

Water management in Florida has never been easy. The area, made vulnerable by its coastal position and flat geography, has been blighted historically by both droughts and floods that have torn through to wreak damage upon both buildings and people.

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