Experts warn UK decarbonisation goals and thousands of jobs at risk unless government provides clarity on future of Renewable Heat Incentive scheme. Thousands of jobs and a key plank of the UK’s decarbonisation strategy could be at risk if the government fails to clarify the future of the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) in next week’s Budget. That is the stark warning today from leading renewable heat companies and trade bodies, which are increasingly concerned the crucial incentive scheme could lapse in 12 months’ time without an adequate replacement. Businesses in the sector fear the Budget represents the last chance to confirm plans for the UK’s green heat policy regime before uncertainty around the future of the RHI starts to hit order books.
Business Green 6th March 2020 read more »