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As from a few days time people who install Solar PV (Photo Voltaic panels that make electricity from the sun) will be able to get what is called a FiT (Feed in Tariff) for all the power they generate – including what they use themselves.  This amounts to a truly huge subsidy as you will […]

Copyright Mike Hillard 23rd March 2010 [Making electricity from the sun] One thing to recognize is that not too many people have actually installed PV yet, which does suggest it is not financially exciting without a subsidy.  But as I keep meeting confusion about what ‘Solar’ is, can I make sure we are all in […]