2018: self-consumption, legal at last

FuturENERGY Dec. 18 - Jan. 2019

2018 has been an historic year, with a change in trend and political will that has left the sector feeling very optimistic. If 2017 represented a pivotal moment for the PV sector in the field of utility-scale plants, following the award of the over 3,990 MW to the sector in the 26 July auction, then 2018 has represented a turning point in the field of self-consumption, mainly due to removing the economic and administrative barriers to its implementation…By Jorge Barredo, Chairman of UNEF, the Spanish PV Industry Association.