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idea… Scotland considers waiving commercial #solar rooftop planning permission

Scotland considers waiving commercial solar rooftop planning permission 23. June 2015 | Applications & Installations , Industry & Suppliers , Investor news , Market & Trends | By: Becky Beetz The Scottish Government has launched a consultation, which aims to remove planning permission for commercial solar rooftop projects. Unlike England, no cap is expected to be placed on installation size. The move could prompt the English government to re-analyze its decision. The potential advantages of adopting the new provisions would include a shorter period from quote to installation for installersSolarcentury In a move welcomed by the Scottish Solar Trade Association (STA Scotland ), the country’s government has yesterday launched a consultation, "Permitted Development Rights for non-domestic solar panels and domestic air source heat pumps," to consider removing the need for plann...

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