August, 2011 - Archive

Italy Set to Become Leader in Solar PV Market

Italy looks set to overtake current world leader Germany in the solar photovoltaic installation stakes, according to a report from analyst SolarPlaza. The first half of 2011 has seen the country install three times the volume of Germany, which means Italy has the potential to oust the global solar PV champion from its top perch. [...]

It’s All Change For UK’s Solar Industry FIT Levels

The 1 August is a significant day for the UK solar industry, as it marks the introduction of new feed-in tariff (Fit) levels for large-scale solar PV projects. It’s a move that has been coming since the Government launched its Fast-Track Feed-in Tariff review earlier in the year, with a view to putting a stop [...]