Fixed prices vital in real world markets
There is no reason why the Renewable Energy Feed-In Tariffs (REFIT) model could not be translated into a wider European context. Statutorily granted REFITs are the decisive factor for private investment in wind power. Quotas are the best way for utilities to get rid of private competition and to monopolise the renewable energy market. A European REFIT system is fully compatible within the new EU Electricity Directive.