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Smart Meter policy beyond 2020

23rd September 2019 | Posted by: Daniel Birkett | Industry News

The Department of Business Energy and Industrial Strategy has begun a consultation in regards to policy framework for the installation of smart meters beyond the current rollout duty which ends after the 31st of December 2020.


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Oil markets remain ‘well supplied’

19th September 2019 | Posted by: Daniel Birkett | Industry News

The International Energy Agency has provided reassurances that the oil market remains well supplied despite recent attacks on facilities in Saudi Arabia.


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French nuclear issues result in stronger NBP prices

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

Near-curve gas prices have opened strongly this morning on the back of news that anomalies have been detected within the French nuclear fleet which could affect availability during the winter months.


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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.