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Ofgem plans ‘tough but fair’ DNO price control

7th August 2019 | Posted by: Daniel Birkett | Industry News

The UK regulator, Ofgem has reiterated the importance of price control in terms of supporting the decarbonisation of the nation’s energy network. From 2023, a ‘tough but fair’ approach has been proposed for electricity distribution network operator (DNOs) price control.


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Ofgem estimate £40bn savings with flexible energy

18th July 2019 | Posted by: Daniel Birkett | Industry News

Ofgem and the government have estimated that the UK could save £40bn with a smarter and more flexible energy system.


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European Balancing market to be pushed back

27th June 2019 | Posted by: Daniel Birkett | Industry News

The European Balancing market’s launch has been delayed until June 2020, as the French transmission system operator, RTE is ‘experiencing difficulties’ in regards to implementing Project TERRE.


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UK’s biggest battery planned for Glasgow

20th June 2019 | Posted by: Daniel Birkett | Industry News

The largest storage battery in the United Kingdom, which will cover an area equivalent to half a football pitch will be installed at a wind farm in Glasgow, Scotland.


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Small Export Guarantee Announced

10th June 2019 | Posted by: Daniel Birkett | Industry News

The UK has seen a sharp drop in residential and commercial solar (PV) panel installations since the decision to scrap the Feed-In tariff (FiT). In order to revive the sector, the government has finalised a new, replacement scheme named the Small Export Guarantee.