The utilities are always looking for ways to kill solar. FITs and VOSTs are just their latest attempt to impose taxes and fees on solar homeowners.
Utilities feeling down on solar? They published a biased study that shows your solar isn’t worth what it was? Oops, down goes the price again.
The utility takes 100% of the power you paid to produce. You can’t use your own solar power in your home.
WHY IT MATTERS
Memo from top national law firm Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom explains FIT and VOST hidden tax implications - read here
Suspension of Gainesville FIT
Aftermath of Gainesville: CA Majority Report, PV-Tech and The Energy Collective
New South Wales: PV Tech: New South Wales Solar Industry in Crisis
Italy: Bloomberg: Italy Set to Cease Granting Tariffs for New Solar Projects
Bulgaria: AROS: Bulgaria Limits PV Capacity
Czech Republic: Prague Post: Solar Energy Saturates Market
France: PV Tech: Solar Slashing: France's Solar Feed-In Tariff to be Cut by Up to 12%