Poll: Six in 10 Brits would consider fitting solar panels - 22 Apr 2015

Around six in every 10 Brits who do not have solar panels on their homes would consider fitting the clean energy technology on their properties in the next five years, new research has found.

A study by Mintel outlines the huge popularity and strong growth for solar PV technologies, which it predicts will result in the market growing 30 per cent to hit 7.1GW this year before reaching almost 11GW of capacity in 2018.

In the domestic market, free solar panels installed through "rent-a-ro