26 Jan '15, 6am

Solar panels fitted on 125,000 UK homes during 2014

Solar panels fitted on 125,000 UK homes during 2014

Solar panels were fitted on the roofs of more than 125,000 homes last year, according to government figures. The numbers also show that 700MW of solar was installed on buildings and in ground-mounted solar farms under the Feed-in Tariff subsidy scheme over the course of 2014 – the equivalent of powering 212,000 homes. FURTHER READING Embracing, not evading, clean tech innovation Clean energy investment jumps 12 per cent in 2014 Alongside the statistics, the government also confirmed sufficient solar systems were deployed in the last quarter of 2014 to trigger 3.5 per cent cuts in tariffs from April for installations smaller than 10kW and between 50kW and 5MW. About 124MW of smaller systems were added over the three months and 53MW of systems between 50kW and 5MW. The Solar Trade Association (STA) said this was the first time since 2012 that the tariff will fall because of ...

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