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Trees & hedges: Frequently Asked Questions

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8. Issues with shade and shadows

Trees that cast a shadow, meaning that shade is a problem

There is no "right to light", and we do not prune trees to improve light penetration into properties.

Solar panel installers have a responsibility to install panels appropriately and should take into account factors such as trees and shade. We will not cut trees to clear light for solar panels.