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CAUTION: Government say no guarantees on return to 43.3p

Posted on the 25 January, 2012 at 12:28 pm Written by in Blog, Feed In Tariff, Government, Incentives

Judges reject government’s appeal but ministers could still go to Supreme Court

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The government may consider an appeal in order to ensure demand for new solar installations remains low in the run up to March 3 – the new cut off date for the higher rate of feed-in tariff incentives.

If the government does not appeal against today’s court ruling the level of incentives available for installations completed before March 3 will be confirmed at 43p/kWh. Ministers are concerned that the ruling could spark a month long gold rush as households and businesses rush to take advantage of the higher rate, eating further into a feed-in tariff budget that has already been exceeded for this year.

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