Octopus reaches its tentacles into community energy. The community energy sector in the UK has had a difficult time in recent years. 2018 saw continued reductions in the Feed-in Tariffs, and then in December 2018 the UK Government announced the closure of the Feed-in Tariff scheme to new applications from 31 March 2019.
Energy Voice 17th Sept 2019 read more »
Brexit paralysis and lack of incentives leave community energy facing uphill struggle in the UK. The future benefits of technology such as smart meters and the associated aggregation of small scale generation are not being adequately rewarded, support for solar and wind is being cut off and parliament is fixated solely on one issue.
PV Magazine 16th Sept 2019 read more »