STA amends influential 10 Commitments on solar farms to include community investment offer

Excitement grows over ISA eligibility for solar farms   The Solar Trade Association has revised its influential ‘10 Commitments’ [1] on the development of solar farms to support the Department for Energy and Climate Change’s push for greater levels of local and community ownership.   The eighth commitment of the standard-setting document, which has been agreed by all STA members, will now read: “We will offer investment opportunities to communities in their local solar farms where there is local appetite and where it is commercially viable.”   The move from the solar industry shows that it is now best practice, ...
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