Greg Barker recently opened SunSolar Energy’s new 75MW module manufacturing facility in Oldbury, Birmingham.

Tying in with the opening of the facility, Barker took the opportunity to announce the launch of the UK’s “ambitious Solar Strategy”.

The first solar dedicated strategy published by any European government, the Solar Strategy cements PV’s increasing importance in the UK’s energy mix.

Solar Power Portal was on hand to capture the minister’s announcement: