Spain approves tax on solar panels

Move angers environmentalists and raises concerns about how Spain will meet its 2020 renewable energy targets.

    Spain's government has angered environmentalists by introducing a new tax on solar power.

    People with solar panels at home will also be stopped from selling excess power back to the grid.

    Al Jazeera's Rory Challands reports from Spain.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Double standards: 'Why aren't we all with Somalia?'

    Double standards: 'Why aren't we all with Somalia?'

    More than 300 people died in Somalia but some are asking why there was less news coverage and sympathy on social media.

    How Moscow lost Riyadh in 1938

    How Moscow lost Riyadh in 1938

    Russian-Saudi relations could be very different today, if Stalin hadn't killed the Soviet ambassador to Saudi Arabia.

    Kobe Steel: A scandal made in Japan

    Kobe Steel: A scandal made in Japan

    Japan's third-largest steelmaker has admitted it faked data on parts used in cars, planes and trains.