Local energy in a post-FIT world

15 April 2019

With the removal of the Feed-in-Tariff at the start of this month, how will small-scale and community-scale renewable projects survive in a world without this subsidy that has previously guaranteed payments to around 900,000 generators?

An article in Environment Journal by Will Vooght (@willyvanvooght) looks into the potential for a Smart Export Guarantee (‘SEG’) as a market mechanism in which energy suppliers have an obligation to offer generators an export payment.

"With the hugely successful Feed-in-Tariff scheme for producers of renewable electricity set to close later this month, Will Vooght, Innovation and Strategy Lead at Tonik Energy, discusses what both suppliers and customers can do to best prepare."

Read the article here.