What the decision to pull the plug on FITs will mean for renewables

A victim of its own popularity, the feed-in tariffs scheme is to end next year. Paul Hatchwell looks at the issues and alternatives to a scheme that led to an explosion of small-scale renewable generation capacity

Solar panels on a London office building's roof

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What is the FITs scheme?

The feed-in tariff (FITs) scheme was launched in 2010 to provide supp

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