Business rates relief for clean energy technologies should be implemented as it could add over £125 billion to economy and support a green recovery.
The much anticipated Budget has confirmed investment in electric vehicle infrastructure, carbon capture and storage and nuclear fusion.
Funding boosts for carbon capture and storage (CCS), electric vehicles (EVs) and nuclear announced, as renewables are once again absent from the UK's Budget.
More than 160 NGOs, public institutions and businesses – including major brands such as Sainsbury’s and IKEA – have come out in support of solar over proposed increases to rateable values.
Local authority expert Stephen Cirell delves into the increase in rateable values attached to rooftop solar and discusses the system behind them, and what it means for local authorities.