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UK government ‘does not want large-scale solar’


23 June 2015 by


Rudd issued a statement to the House of Commons yesterday afternoon defending the Department of Energy and Climate Change’s (DECC) move to end support for onshore wind in 2016 under the renewable obligation (RO) scheme, but was also quizzed on the department’s commitment to large-scale solar farms. Solar farms over 5MW in size are no longer eligible for the UK's renewable obligation support scheme.

 

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