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Renewable energy early adopters 'betrayed' by clean energy cashback scheme

Organisations and individuals who installed onsite renewable energy technologies before 15 July 2009 will receive a lower feed-in tariff rate than those installing new equipment after 1st April 2010. All solar PV, wind, hydroelectric and anaerobic digestion technologies <50kW will have to transfer over from being supported by the Renewables Obligation (RO) support mechanism to the FIT scheme on April 1.

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