Solar industry fears mount over "rushed" launch of new feed-in tariff regime

Madeleine Cuff
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Solar industry fears mount over "rushed" launch of new feed-in tariff regime

Leading industry bodies accuse government of rushing through changes to Feed-in Tariff scheme as Lords moves to block controversial policy shift

Many in the solar industry have returned from the festive break still uncertain over how the new feed-in tariff system will work, according to senior industry figures. With just over a week to go until...

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