The government has just announced swathing cuts to support for solar power. If you install solar panels after March next year you will no longer get the ‘export tariff’ which pays you for the surplus power you export to the grid for use by others. Instead, in effect, you’ll be forced to donate the power to the energy companies for them to sell on. People with solar will be left empty handed. If you’ll pardon the pun, it’s quite literally daylight robbery. This is so unfair. But the good news is solar power is the public’s favourite energy source, by miles. If we all stand up for solar, we can fix this.
10:10 19th Oct 2018 read more »