A reduction of vat on solar panels would give home owners an incentive to have them installed.
That's according to Councillor Dara Mulvey.
The Fine Gael councillor tabled the motion at the recent Sligo County Council meeting where it received widespread support.
Currently in Ireland, vat on solar panels is 13.5% but EU regulations let a country decide what rate they wish to set it at, with some countries eliminating the tax completely.
Councilor Mulvey told Midwest Radio's Alannah Nolan more about the motion...