30 Apr '12, 10am

Domestic UK Solar Power Finance: ‘Free Solar’ Alternatives: Filed under: Energy News

So how to overcome this? Despite the falling procurement costs the UK alternative energy industry has seen, the upfront investment with solar PV is still in the thousands of pounds. The obvious advantages to a zero-outlay solar PV approach is that it is accessible to anyone with the credit and collateral to become involved. In the chasm that has opened up, we can move on to a new approach for solar power finance that has arisen. An approach that overcomes these issues of system ownership and mortgage applications by using the 25-year guaranteed FiT as the security for a loan.

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2012/04/30/domestic-uk-solar-pow...

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