Archive Do you think the feed-in tariffs will spark a green domestic revolution? By The Engineer 17th March 2010 11:50 am 16th December 2015 12:04 pm Previous Poll Results Do you think the feed-in tariffs will spark a green domestic revolution? You answered: Yes 31% No 69% Opinion Aerospace High fliers, high flying and fast driving News Aerospace Study highlights impact of research on output News Energy & environment Deep-sea gas gets go ahead News Energy & environment Researchers test sludge treatment system News Automotive Loan guarantee for GME Europe Latest ArticlesComments (3) In-depth Defence & security Amour plated protection through the ages: five innovations from The Engineer archive Opinion Scifi Eye: The imaginary prospects of future money News Materials Chromatography techniques yield rare earth elements from coal ash News Electronics & communications Liquid metal morphing makes shapes for robotics Martin Paterson 22nd March 2010 at 10:58 pm Yes, because it makes it financially attractive Reply Link alex wilks 23rd March 2010 at 9:07 am I am pretty sure that as soon as people realise how small the actual returns will be this ill thought out idea will fade and be forgotten. Reply Link kawarider 23rd March 2010 at 12:14 pm You try getting anything with a 12 year payback past any board of directors, even with an “environmental” tag on it. I for one won’t be looking at projects with that long a price to expense ratio. Reply Link Name Email Cancel reply Threaded commenting powered by interconnect/it code.