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Wind Power: Subsidies

Question for Department for Energy and Climate Change

UIN 8091, tabled on 20 July 2015

To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, what assessment she has made of the potential effect of the removal of onshore windfarm subsidy on business growth in the wind energy sector over the next five years.

Answered on

7 September 2015

As part of the Parliamentary process, the Department will shortly publish an Impact Assessment that considers the potential effects of its proposals for closing the Renewables Obligation to onshore wind. This will be made available on the Department’s website.

Answered by

Department for Energy and Climate Change
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