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This CPDcast gives an overview of the extent of the continual development of renewable energy initiatives in the UK. It gives a comparative account of the developing technologies across the energy sector and their variable regional use.

After completing the course you will:
  • Understand the current political issues in renewable energy land development;
  • Have considered how the Minimum Energy Performance Standards will affect property from 2018;
  • Understand the basis of the Feed in Tariff;
  • Understand the principles of the Renewable Heat Incentive;
  • Have considered the various energy generation options of the future;
  • Know the key considerations for people considering developing their land for renewable energy;
  • Know how renewable property is treated for tax purposes;
  • Have considered the comparable strengths of wind and solar power.
General Interest Difficulty: 2 of 5
Market Update / Hot Topic
Sources and References:
  • Energy Act 2011.

In this CPDcast, Alexander Creed from Strutt and Parker discusses renewable energy in the context of land development from a legal, political and economic efficiency perspective. Date Recorded: 23rd June 2014

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