26 Jan '15, 6am

PV in the UK: Over 125,000 homes went solar in 2014, overall installations reached 700 MW The UK

The UK Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) have published their latest statistics on small-scale solar photovoltaic (PV) installations on January 23rd , 2015, showing that over 125,000 homes put solar on their roof last year. The numbers also show that a total of 700 MW of solar, the equivalent of powering 212,000 homes was installed on buildings and in ground-mounted solar farms thanks to the Feed-in Tariff over the course of the year, the Solar Trade Association (STA) notes. DECC statistics show healthy demand but STA issues warning on lookout for bigger PV projects The announcement has also set the tariffs to be paid out for the period from April to June of this year. The growth in demand for residential PV has meant that for the first time since 2012 the tariff paid out for that size of system will reduce not just because of the automatic reduction every nin...

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