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What on earth would we do without net metering?

What on earth would we do without net metering?

22 Mar 2016, 12:24
• By John Merritt

For over a decade, net metering has been a crucial component of the economic puzzle for renewable energy, allowing both residential and commercial rooftop PV owners to realise favourable returns on their solar equipment investment. John Merritt of Ideal Power Conversion looks at some of the arguments and counter-arguments and says solar-plus-storage could be the natural successor to the policy - starting at commercial and industrial (C&I) level.

Interviews
Energy storage: Supporting IRENA’s 2030 vision for doubling global renewables

Energy storage: Supporting IRENA’s 2030 vision for doubling global renewables

21 May 2015, 15:01
• By Andy Colthorpe

The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) is set to launch a technology roadmap for electricity storage at the solar industry conference and exhibition Intersolar Europe next month. IRENA technology roadmap analyst Ruud Kempener spoke to Andy Colthorpe about the project.