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The government will cut green certificates next year for all renewable energy projects finished after January, 2014, with solar PV certificates down to three per megawatt, from six currently.
Provisional 2013 Spanish figures show that while renewables continue to dominate, further growth for the solar sector is in doubt.
Greg Barker is expected to announce ambitious plans to dramatically increase the U.K.'s solar capacity in the new year.
Official figures show that Scotland now has 106 MW of PV capacity installed, a growth of 36% in just one year.
The four solar farms bring the Chinese solar company's annual grid connection capacity to 213 MW for 2013.
New rule bars the purchase of China-assembled solar panels for use in U.S. military sites, evoking the intended purpose of the Buy American Act.
The solar analysts forecast a record 12 months for solar installations, estimating 5 MW of PV to be installed every hour for the first three months.