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Solar weekly digest 10 March 2017

Solar weekly digest 10 March 2017

10 Mar 2017, 11:00

A recap of the biggest news from the last week in UK solar and storage in a week that’s been dominated by the spring budget and what – or perhaps what wasn’t – announced within it.

Budget 2017: The renewables reaction

Budget 2017: The renewables reaction

9 Mar 2017, 09:32

The renewable economy reacts to chancellor Philip Hammond's 2017 spring budget, which offered scant information for the direction of the UK's energy policy moving forward.

Solar weekly digest 17 February 2017

Solar weekly digest 17 February 2017

17 Feb 2017, 10:15

A recap of the biggest news from the last week in UK solar and storage, including more details on Foresight’s dispute with SunEdison, TfL’s solar plans and activity in the secondary solar market.

Solar weekly digest 10 February 2017

Solar weekly digest 10 February 2017

10 Feb 2017, 15:43

A recap of the biggest news from the last week in UK solar and storage, including yet another critique of the governments management of the LCF and the STA ramping up the pressure over the business rates increase.

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Who owns the UK’s 12GW of solar? Part two

8 Feb 2017, 08:46 • By Finlay Colville
Who owns the UK’s 12GW of solar? Part two

Solar Media’s head of market research Finlay Colville concludes his two-part breakdown of who owns the UK’s entire cumulative solar PV capacity.

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Who owns the UK’s 12GW of solar? Part one

6 Feb 2017, 08:26 • By Finlay Colville
Who owns the UK’s 12GW of solar? Part one

In a set of two blogs to be featured this week on Solar Power Portal, Finlay Colville provides the first ever full breakdown of who owns the UK’s entire cumulative solar PV capacity, deployed as of the end of 2016, adding up to about 12GW of capacity.

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Pricing power

2 Feb 2017, 12:29 • By David Pratt
Pricing power

Corporate power purchase agreements (PPAs) are not a new feature of the UK solar market, but since the cuts enacted to the feed-in tariff last year they have risen to new prominence. David Pratt examines how these deals are made, and what benefits they offer to both sides.

Allianz buys 100MW of UK solar from BayWa r.e.

Allianz buys 100MW of UK solar from BayWa r.e.

31 Jan 2017, 09:33

Allianz Global Investors has splashed the cash to acquire around 100MW of UK solar from BayWa r.e., in what is the German developer’s largest single transaction to date.

METKA EGN to complete 75MW by ROC deadline

METKA EGN to complete 75MW by ROC deadline

27 Jan 2017, 14:18

METKA EGN has announced EPC contract wins for 75MW of new UK projects, the largest being a 20MW storage project, as the company restates its commitment to the UK market.