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Early Closure of Renewables Obligation Confirmed

19 June 2015

The rumoured early closure of the Renewables Obligation (“RO”) in relation to onshore wind has been confirmed. The Department for Energy and Climate Change has advised that the subsidies for onshore wind will end on 1 April 2016, a year earlier than originally anticipated.

Rumoured early closure of RO

05 June 2015

You may be aware that in the recent Queen’s Speech the Government indicated that it intends to implement measures to end any new public subsidies for onshore wind much sooner than expected. You may also have heard the recent rumours that the Government’s preferred approach to achieve this will be to bring forward the Renewables Obligation (“RO”) closure date.

Feed-in Tariffs: Review Announced

21 January 2012

On 9 February 2012, the Department of Energy & Climate Change (DECC) opened a consultation on its long-awaited Comprehensive Review of Feed-in Tariffs. This consultation has been presented in two phases: one phase dealing with solar PV cost control and the other dealing with proposed new tariffs for the other technologies and suggested administrative changes. This article deals with the second of these phases.

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