Energy efficiency is a measure of energy used for delivering a given service. Improving energy efficiency means getting more from the energy that we use.
DECC - Energy Efficiency Strategy: 'The Energy Efficiency Opportunity in the UK'
The Feed-in Tariff (FiT) is a government subsidy paid for renewable electricity generation and is a fixed payment per kilowatt-hour (kWh) of electricity generated. The rate paid varies by technology and also by size of project, with small- to medium-scale installations receiving higher rates. Read More...
A presentation on renewable energy investment options given by Farm Energy Centre's Technical Director, Tim Pratt, at the British Protected Ornamentals Association (BPOA) Conference, on 7th - 8th February 2012.
The presentation looks at:
Green subsidies - ROCs, Feed-in Tariffs and the Renewable Heat Incentive; and
Technologies - anaerobic digestion, wind, solar photo-voltaics (PV) and biomass boilers