Articles tagged with: Policy

Clean Growth Strategy: The green economy responds

Clean Growth Strategy: The green economy responds

12 Oct 2017, 15:32

This morning the government’s long-awaited Clean Growth Strategy was finally published to a mixed response from the renewables lobby. Here we have collated some of the leading commentary so far.

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What we learned from Solar & Storage Live 2017

9 Oct 2017, 12:34 • By Liam Stoker
What we learned from Solar & Storage Live 2017

Last week’s Solar & Storage Live saw the UK’s entire supply chain descend on Birmingham’s NEC for three days of industry leading and thought provoking discussions, business brokering and a few celebrations here of there. Liam Stoker summarises some of the things we picked up from the show floor this year.

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Q&A: Emma Bridge, CEO of Community Energy England, on London’s draft environmental strategy

Q&A: Emma Bridge, CEO of Community Energy England, on London’s draft environmental strategy

19 Sep 2017, 11:04
• By David Pratt

Last month London’s City Hall launched a consultation on its draft environmental strategy, which included a solar action plan to be driven largely by community energy initiatives. Solar Power Portal spoke to Emma Bridge, CEO of Community Energy England and one of the judges of the upcoming Solar Power Portal Awards, to find out her thoughts on Sadiq Khan’s plans for London.

Solar installers hit back at ‘cash grab’ fee increase from MCS

Solar installers hit back at ‘cash grab’ fee increase from MCS

7 Sep 2017, 10:40

Solar installers have demanded a justification for the decision to more than double installation fees under the Microgeneration Certification Scheme (MCS), which has been branded a “cash grab” that fails to deliver any additional value to businesses.

Less than a month to go until Solar & Storage Live

Less than a month to go until Solar & Storage Live

5 Sep 2017, 11:59

It’s now less than a month until the doors of Birmingham’s NEC open to visitors attending Solar & Storage Live, the UK’s flagship exhibition and conference for solar, storage and smart technology.