Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania supports the purchase of small solar systems that do not require approval with up to 500 euros. In the first week, 400 applications were received.
Schwerin (dpa/mv) - In the first week after the start of the balcony power plant funding in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, around 400 applications were received. This was announced by the Ministry of the Environment, citing the state funding institute, at the request of the German Press Agency.
The total funding amounts to 10 million euros. After deducting administration and processing costs, around 18,000 households in the country can benefit, according to the government.
According to Environment Minister Till Backhaus (SPD), Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania is the first federal state to provide financial support for the installation of such balcony power plants. Systems with an output of 200 to 600 watts are funded.