Reducing the Feed In Tariff for Photovoltaics

For the past two years or so the United Kingdom Government has decided to heavily subsidise, with taxpayers’ money, two renewable energy technologies, wind turbines and photovoltaic panels. Both provide electricity (not always at the right time) which cannot be stored. The decision to support just these two technologies is founded upon dogma, rather than any engineering or scientific principles; the government think that all energy in future will be based around electricity consumption, a foolish and dangerous thought. Continue reading