Tag Archives: SOLAR

The STA praises Labour Party’s decarbonised energy ambitions

The Labour Party has published an expert briefing outlining its ambitions for the decarbonisation of heat and power by 2030....

STA calls on Government to stop publishing “inaccurate” solar deployment figures

The Department for Business Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) has published its latest figures on solar PV deployment in the...

BEIS Select Committee wants clarity on policy for small-scale renewables

Rachel Reeves, Chair of the BEIS Select Committee has written to Acting Energy Minister Chris Skidmore seeking desperately needed answers on...

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...

Two rogue solar panel company directors handed four-year jail sentences for deceiving customers

Two rogue directors of a Warrington-based solar panel company have been handed four-year jail sentences for fraudulently deceiving customers and...

Urgent Clarity Needed on Feed-in Tariff Scheme Closure – says NAPIT

NAPIT is urging the Government to take action to combat uncertainty surrounding the future of the microgeneration sector, after it...

STA says latest BEIS consultation on Feed-in Tarriff is “another disappointing blow” for the solar industry

The Government published their response to the consultation on the Feed-in Tariff today, which delivers another disappointing blow to the...

Solar industry calls on Government to be #Fair4solar in the Budget 2018

Despite being the public’s most popular form of electricity generation, and the largest clean energy market in the world, several...

40% of UK solar installers are considering leaving the industry entirely – says new research

Over 40% of UK solar installers are considering leaving the industry entirely, while 78% of installers are considering reducing staff...

Government considers the closure of the Feed-In Tarriff

The Government has launched a consultation on the closure of the Feed-In Tariff (FITs). The Feed-In Tariffs (FITs) Scheme is the...