28 Nov '16, 5pm

SolarPower Europe outlines 10 policy priorities for solar & storage

SolarPower Europe outlines 10 policy priorities for solar & storage

Storage and solar together can deliver affordable flexibility to Europe's electricity grids - but the regulatory framework to accommodate for this needs to be revamped, according to Solar Power Europe. Source: Flickr/Glyn Lowe SolarPower Europe is calling on the European Commission (EC) to address both solar power and energy storage in its upcoming Energy Union Package. In light of this, the association’s Task Force on solar & storage has created 10 policy priorities that will need to be considered to develop an appropriate framework for those technologies. “The industry is being very successful in bringing down the cost of stationary battery storage and in improving its ability to provide efficient services and solutions to the market. Today we need European policy makers to put in place stable regulatory conditions including clear definitions and an appropriate market de...

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