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IKEA Sells Solar Panels in UK

 

IKEA is to sell solar panels at its British stores for the first time in an attempt to tap growth in the heavily subsidised green energy market.

The world’s biggest furniture retailer, best known for cheap basics such as its Billy bookcases and Ektorp sofas, plans to offer solar panel packages at all of its 17 British stores within the next 10 months.attempt to tap growth in the heavily subsidised green energy market.

Ikea said the move follows a successful pilot project at its Lakeside store to the east of London, which sells one photovoltaic (PV) system almost every day. More