TITLE

Non-solar FITs could plummet from 2014

PUB. DATE
August 2012
SOURCE
ENDS (Environmental Data Services);Aug2012, Issue 451, p41
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on a response issued by the British Department of the Environment and Climate Change (DECC) on July 20, 2012 to a consultation on feed-in tariffs (FIT) for non-solar renewables. A subsidy for each kilowatt hour of electricity is received by owners of renewables under the FIT system. In October 2012, slashing FIT for small wind power schemes was proposed to reduce cost. A system of degression was proposed by DECC in February 2012.
ACCESSION #
88998520

 

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