Business rates and renewables - clock ticks on exemption

Barn with solar panels_12691With a new list for business rates coming into effect from 1 April 2017, time is running out for micro-generation renewable energy projects installed after 2010 to qualify for an exemption.

Chief renewable energy and climate change adviser, Jonathan Scurlock, and land management adviser Eleanor Griggs explain why this is and what other options there could be. NFU members can read the guidance here.