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This week’s energy news – 19/10/12

Green is working, Ofgem propose plan for tariffs and more

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Certainty for feed-in tariffs

From panels on roofs glinting in the sun, to churning turbines in streams and brooks, home-grown local energy generation is really flourishing across the UK, supplying thousands of our homes and businesses with clean green power. This revolution in small-scale … Continue reading

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Opinion: Ofgem’s tariff simplification puts ‘smarter’ tariffs at risk

Juliet Davenport and Darren Braham call for a rethink on certain elements of proposed energy retail market reforms.

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What has happened to the FiT

In light of the recent legal debates regarding the FiT, Ministers have came out claiming it was a necessity to slash the subsidies as quickly as they did, because the cost of the panels has nearly halved in the past … Continue reading

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Large scale commecial photovoltaics farms and the feed in tariff scheme

There has been much discussion recently about the feed in tariff system of supporting renewable energy in the UK. For those who aren’t aware, feed in tariffs are a way of supporting renewable energy in the UK. They are used … Continue reading

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Getting the message across

Anyone with at least a passing interest in energy efficiency who read Thursday’s Guardian may have had their interest piqued perhaps more than usual by the supplement slipped between the paper’s sections. The Energy Saving Trust was high profile in … Continue reading

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Are Solar Panels a Good Investment?

Solar Panels are still a good investment providing you shop around to find the best deal. The feed in tariff reduction due to come into affect after December 12th 2011 will have an impact on the industry and jobs will … Continue reading

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