Articles tagged with: Policy

Energy Storage Summit: What to expect at the London event

Energy Storage Summit: What to expect at the London event

20 Feb 2018, 12:15

Regulators, policymakers, experts, developers, utilities, aggregators and of course, energy storage industry participants will fill out the Victoria Park Plaza in London next week to discuss everything impacting the deployment of energy storage.

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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 developers braced for 20% hike in planning fees

Solar developers braced for 20% hike in planning fees

11 Jan 2018, 12:12

Developers of large scale solar farms are facing a 20% increase in planning fees after the Department for Communities and Local Government’s (DCLG) chief planner confirmed changes days before Christmas.