The government has outlined new measures to improve and speed up the UK’s protection against climate change. The new proposals are in response to recommendations made by the Climate Change Committee (CCC).
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.
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.
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.