The government’s move to curtail support under the renewable obligation for solar farm projects over 5MW from April 2015 is “unjust and unfair”, according to the Solar Trade Association’s CEO Paul Barwell.

Speaking to Solar Power Portal, Barwell outlined what effect DECC’s proposals will have on the large-scale solar industry moving forward. The STA has been particularly frustrated with the manner in which the government released the proposals including difficulties in persuading ministers that solar technology can play a larger role in the UK’s energy mix.

Watch the interview below: