Articles tagged with: Subsidies

Doncaster Rovers to save £1 million from subsidy-free PPA install

Doncaster Rovers to save £1 million from subsidy-free PPA install

16 Jul 2018, 11:17

One of the first high profile subsidy-free commercial installs has been completed at the Keepmoat Stadium, home to Doncaster Rovers Football Club, with low technology costs and public sector backing showing that solar has a strong future post-feed-in tariff (FiT).

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A Better FiT - Two years on from UK Solar’s ground zero

12 Feb 2018, 15:26 • By Liam Stoker
A Better FiT - Two years on from UK Solar’s ground zero

Two years ago the government’s new feed-in tariff regime came into force, starting an immensely difficult period for the solar industry. Deployment has fallen by nearly 80%, and thousands of jobs have been lost. This is the inside track of how it happened.

Ireland to pilot microgeneration support for solar homes

Ireland to pilot microgeneration support for solar homes

1 Feb 2018, 10:33

Ireland is to pilot a domestic microgeneration scheme for solar PV this summer according to climate minister Denis Naughten, opening the potential for funding outside of the Renewable Electricity Support Scheme (RESS).

Solar stories of the year 2017: July – September

Solar stories of the year 2017: July – September

20 Dec 2017, 11:36

With 2017 drawing to a close, Solar Power Portal recaps some of the most popular and important stories of the year. In the third of a series of articles in the lead up to Christmas, today we look at July, August and September.