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What next after FiT?

This Sunday, 31st March 2019 marks the end of the Feed-in Tariff (FiT) Scheme, an incentive scheme that has driven the growth of small and mid-sized renewable generation projects across the UK since 2010.

So, what next for installers and our industry? Although MCS certification has been key to claiming incentives, in the wake of these changes, it is important to consider the other benefits of MCS membership. Read more

MCS Announces Sponsorship of STA Solar Roadshow

MCS (Microgeneration Certification Scheme), a national Certification Scheme has announced sponsorship of the Rooftop Solar Roadshow which will travel the country this May.

Organised by The Solar Trade Association, the Rooftop Solar Roadshow will tour the UK with stops in four major cities to deliver insightful, industry-focused half-day seminars. The Roadshow aims to unite solar installers, helping to develop the knowledge and expertise needed to master the new post-subsidy solar landscape in the UK.

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MPs back solar industry call for fair market payment

MPs, Peers and the Solar Trade Association have called on Energy Minister Claire Perry to respect the right of ordinary people to a fair minimum floor price for the electricity they export to the grid. The consultation on the new scheme for rewarding exports from small-scale low-carbon generation closed last night, sparking debates in both the Lords and the Commons.

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