|Date Ended:||30 April 2007|
|Policy Type:||Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Grants and subsidies|
|Policy Target:||Solar>Solar photovoltaic|
|Size of Plant Targeted:||Small and Large|
|Agency:||Department of Trade and Industry (DTI)|
|Funding:||GBP 26 million of total budget|
A GBP 26 million budget was allocated to provide grants for PV installations with the objective of preparing a secure platform for long-term and sustained growth of PV. Funding under the Major Photovoltaics Demonstration Programme (PV MDP) was avaiable for the private and public sector to install solar systems on new or existing buildings. A consortium led by the Energy Saving Trust was appointed to manage the programme.
The two types of grants that were available:
The programme ran from 2002 to 2007, and at the programmes end 1661 schemes were completed under Stream 1, worth GBP 11,590,522. Under Stream 2, there 168 completed schems worth GBP 14,552,060.
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