TITLE

ICE calls for micropower feed-in tariff

PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Utility Week;5/30/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 6, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) has called for the British government to introduce standard tariffs for small-scale renewables. The group said it supported calls for the Energy Bill currently going through Parliament to include a clause on feed-in tariffs. The clause would commit the government to establishing a reward scheme for metered renewable energy from domestic and small-scale generators within a year.
ACCESSION #
33041850

 

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