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The Sun is Setting on Large-Scale Solar

 
16th May 2014    |     Peter Rolton: Chairman, Rolton Group

This week, DECC announced plans to cut financial support for large-scale solar in the UK from April next year, halting subsidies currently received through the renewables obligation (RO) scheme.

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The Sun is Setting on Large-Scale Solar

Rolton Group

 
16th May 2014    |     Peter Rolton

This week, DECC announced plans to cut financial support for large-scale solar in the UK from April next year, halting subsidies currently received through the renewables obligation (RO) scheme.

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The Populist Policy Problem

Rolton Group

 
9th May 2014    |     Peter Rolton

The forthcoming local and European elections are now less than two weeks away, and contending parties have been doggedly campaigning to increase their chances of securing seats both at home and in Brussels.

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UK Misses its Renewable Energy Target for 2011/12

Rolton Group

 
1st August 2013    |     Annie Reece

The UK has missed its 2011/12 target of producing four per cent of energy from renewable sources, and has seen a sharp rise in the use of coal for energy, statistics released by the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) have shown.

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Green Deal - The saga continues...

Rolton Group

 
28th June 2013    |     Peter Rolton

Here we are, five months into the Government’s much-lauded Green Deal, and yesterday the DECC revealed its first monthly progress report on the scheme.

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Green Deal: Mean Deal?

Rolton Group

 
24th May 2013    |     Peter Rolton

My first musings on the Green Deal argued that homeowners, businesses and politicians alike should welcome it with open arms.

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