27 Jun '11, 12pm

UK strategy for renewable energy microgeneration: The UK Government has launched an action plan to help consumer...

By Renewable Energy Focus staff The strategy to promote renewable energy microgeneration and decentralised aims to address the non-financial barriers to microgeneration including achieving consensus in the industry around core messaging, ensuring that an adequate skills and knowledge basis exists and balancing the need for consumer protection with the need to grow the market for renewable energy microgeneration systems and technologies. Energy and Climate Change Minister Greg Barker, says: “I want to see a revolution in energy generation at a local level, giving genuine power to the people. We want to help people who are enthusiastic to generate their own energy matched by an industry with the desire, creativity and tenacity to grow in a sustainable and responsible way. That’s why we have worked with industry to develop a clear way forward which includes cutting red tape f...

Full article: http://www.renewableenergyfocus.com/view/18940/uk-strateg...

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