October, 2010 - Archive

Solar ‘pioneers’ not to get increased Generation Tariff payments

David Cameron has made a U-turn on a pre-election promise to reward those who had solar panels installed before a designated date set-out in the launch of the Feed-in Tariff (FIT) scheme in April according to reports in The Guardian. Under the Feed-in Tariff scheme for the generation of electricity using small-scale on-site renewable technologies, [...]

Chief Executives warn changes to Feed-in Tariff subsidy would damage the industry

A coalition of 69 individuals and organisations has sent an open letter to the government warning that any cuts to the Feed-in Tariff (FIT) rates would “shatter” confidence and put future investment “in moral peril”. The open letter to cabinet minister Danny Alexander and Vince Cable has come about following the mounting speculation that the [...]