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It’s a “new era” for solar says REA after Government proposes new ‘Smart Export Guarantee’ (SEG) to replace the ‘Feed-in Tariff’ scheme

Households and businesses installing new solar panels will be guaranteed payment for power provided back to the grid under government...

New homes “shouldn’t be held back by pre-WWII electrical standards” says renewables industry

Fitting new homes with a three-phase electricity supply should become standard practice for network operators and the construction industry, says...

REA “not surprised” at growing public support for renewables

  New data from the Government’s Energy and Climate Change Public Attitudes Tracker shows that public support for renewable energy...

Rexel encourages industry to get its voice heard

Rexel Energy Solutions is encouraging industry members to join the Renewable Energy Association (REA) in order to ensure their voice...

6 things the next Government needs to do for renewables

Commenting ahead of the anticipated publication of the main parties’ General Election manifestos, Action for Renewables have reiterated their key...

Swindon leading the way in dealing with climate change

Swindon Borough Council has been nationally recognised for being the first in the UK to use innovative planning measures, known...

New announcement makes it easier for businesses to power themselves

Responding to Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, Eric Pickles’ announcement that the permitted development threshold for rooftop...

Political will is holding back renewables

Senior parliamentarians from the four key political parties today agreed that political will, rather than money or technology, is holding...

REA and STA to go separate ways

The Renewable Energy Association (REA) and Solar Trade Association (STA) will end their formal affiliation on 1 January 2015. The...

Small renewables businesses will struggle to compete under new Contracts for Difference scheme

REA urges political parties to commit to making the Contracts for Difference (CfD) scheme scheme deliver value for money and...