renewable energy feed-in tariff News

  • Providing certainty for Feed-in Tariffs and the Renewable Heat Incentive

    Government response to Feed-in Tariffs (FITs) consultation published Consultation on budget management and environmental sustainability of the non-domestic Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) launched Greater certainty for investors in renewable heat and small scale electricity technologies and a fair deal for consumers were delivered today by Energy and Climate Change Minister Greg ...

  • SMUD receives huge response to its renewable energy feed-in-tariff

    A California utility's feed-in tariff (FIT) program for renewable or combined heat and power generating facilities met with an overwhelming response last month. The Sacramento Municipal Utility District (SMUD) reported on January 19 that applications for the new FIT, which were all for solar photovoltaic power, exceeded its 100-megawatt allotment. SMUD lists only five applicants for the new ...

  • Global Renewable Energy Community Gears up for Ontario Feed-in Tariff Forum

    With just two weeks to go, time is now running out to secure a spot at the upcoming Ontario Feed-in Tariff Supply Chain Forum, taking place April 19-20 in Toronto (www.ontariofitsupplychain.com). This industry critical event is bringing together global wind and solar industry players to discuss the challenges and opportunities of the FIT program and the future ...


  • Ontario’s feed-in tariff for renewable energy - lessons from Europe

    Sustainable Prosperity has released a new Policy Brief entitled "Ontario's Feed-in Tariff for Renewable Energy: Lessons from Europe". The purpose of the Policy Brief is to draw ...


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  • Nova Scotia Feed-in Tariff Forum Launched

    On September 21-22, renewable energy experts from across the globe will gather in Halifax for the Nova Scotia Feed-in Tariff Forum to discuss exciting new market opportunities opening up under Nova Scotia's Renewable Electricity Plan. The province is aiming to be a leader in renewable energy by committing to generate 25% of its electricity from renewable sources by 2015 from a current level of ...

  • Nova Scotia Feed-In Tariff Forum Launched

    Following on the success of last year's highly rated event, the Nova Scotia Feed-in Tariff Forum 2012 is now open for registration. This is the only event to provide detailed updates on Nova Scotia's Renewable Electricity Plan, including the Community Feed-in Tariff (COMFIT) and RFP programs, as well as critical insight into the business opportunities for renewables across Atlantic Canada. It ...

  • Reminder of changes to Feed-in Tariffs from 1 April

    New FITs tariffs for solar installations up to 250kW for those with an eligibility date on or after 3 March 2012 Minimum energy efficiency requirement for properties installing solar panels to obtain the highest level of FIT payment New solar PV multi installation tariff rate DECC is introducing a range of changes to the FITs scheme to come into effect on 1 April ...

  • A policymakers guide to feed-in tariff policy design

    'Feed-in tariffs (FITs) are the most widely used renewable energy policy in the world' says a massive report by a team of researchers at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL). Analysts from the NREL's Strategic Energy Analysis Center (SEAC), along with E3 Analytics and the U.S. Department of State, have published 'A Policymaker's Guide to Feed-in Tariff Policy Design' ( ...


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  • Feed-in Tariff appeal: Application to the Supreme Court

    A DECC spokesperson said: “We respectfully disagree with the Court of Appeal’s decision on Feed-in Tariffs and we have today lodged an application with the Supreme Court seeking that court’s permission to appeal. We are now awaiting a decision of the Supreme Court on permission. “We want to see the available funding spread as far and wide as possible making FITs a scheme ...

  • More community energy projects to get support under Feed-in Tariffs

    Aspiring communities across the nation will be able to receive Feed-in Tariff payments for the clean green energy generated by larger community energy projects, under new plans set out today. Aspiring communities across the nation will be able to receive Feed-in Tariff (FITs) payments for the clean green energy generated by larger community energy projects, under new plans set out by the ...

  • Written ministerial statement by Edward Davey on reforming the Feed-in Tariffs (FITs) scheme

    This Government is committed to promoting decentralised energy and the take-up of small-scale low-carbon technologies by the public and by communities. The Feed-in Tariffs (FITs) scheme is an important instrument in meeting that commitment, but it needs to be reformed as we want as many people as possible to be able to benefit from the scheme. For too long it has been limited to the lucky few. So ...

  • UK Small Scale Wind Incentives to Continue with Feed in Tariff

    Following a recent announcement from the UK Government that the Renewable Obligation for Onshore Wind will close at the end of March 2017, we would like to highlight that the closure of the Renewable Obligation is not the same scheme as the Feed in Tariff which will continue for Small & Medium Scale Wind Turbines. The Feed in Tariff scheme has been very successful and despite a reduction in ...


    By Kingspan Environmental Ltd

  • Feed-in tariffs: Written ministerial statement by Gregory Barker, minister of state

    I am today announcing a consultation as part of the fast-track review of Feed-in Tariffs (FITs) for small scale low carbon electricity generation. On 7 February, I announced the start of the first comprehensive review of the FITs scheme for small scale low carbon ...

  • DECC announce new RHI tariffs for biomethane

    On 9th December, 2014, the Department of Energy and Climate Change announced changes to the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) tariffs for biomethane injection into the national grid following extensive consultation. Biomethane had previously received a flat rate of 7.5 p/kWh under the RHI, regardless of scale or output. The new changes will see a tiered approach adopted, with sites ...


    By Anaerobic Digestion (AD)

  • Germany: renewable energy - an overview

    Germany’s renewable energy goals are ambitious. In order to cut 270 million metric tons of CO2 emissions between 2006 and 2020, the federal government announced an action program that fosters the production and consumption of energy produced from renewable sources, thereby encouraging a significant increase in energy efficiency. Germany strives to be the worldwide leader by 2050 in all ...


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  • Controlling the cost of renewable energy

    Measures to deal with a projected over-allocation of renewable energy subsidies have been announced today (July 22. 2015). Reducing energy bills for hard working British families and businesses and meeting climate goals in the most cost effective way are Government priorities. The measures set out today will provide better control over spending and ensure bill payers get the best ...

  • Inverters for Renewable Energy Applications

    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:   Inverters for Renewable Energy Applications ...


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  • Africa Renewable Energy Industry

    ReportsnReports.com adds "Green Energy in Africa" new market research report to its store. With fluctuating prices of oil and gas and the globaleconomic slowdown in 2008 and 2009, many African nations have furtherdelayed the assessment of their renewable energy potential. Goingforward, the African electricity sector requires reform, including the further introduction of Feed-in Tariffs, ...


  • Global Renewable Energy Report

    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:   Global Renewable Energy Report ...


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  • Renewable distributed energy generation

    A new report from Pike Research details how the global electric power industry is evolving from a financial and engineering model that relies on large centralized power plants owned by the utilities to one that is more diverse - both in sources of generation and ownership of the generation assets. Renewable distributed energy generation (RDEG) technologies represent a growing part of the new ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

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