The government has announced that it plans to close the Feed-in Tariff (FIT) scheme to new applications on 31 March next year. The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy said the uptake of the scheme had exceeded expectations, wi
This autumn there is likely to be more public discussion of the smart meter rollout programme as decisions about whether to move to more sophisticated Smets 2 meters or to shift the deadline loom larger.
Now is the time that companies could begin to take dramatic action to prepare for Brexit, whether that involves relocating or re-examining contracts and relationships.
Ofgem has reiterated its plans to introduce more competition in onshore networks.
How can companies step into new flexible markets? Bertie Readhead is associate director, energy and infrastructure advisory, at Jones Lang LaSalle.
SSE has taken full ownership of offshore wind projects being developed by Seagreen Wind Energy – in which it had a 50% share – acquiring the remainder from Fluor.
The Seagreen projects are in the outer Firth of Forth and Firth of Tay.
A tender will open on 29 October for three offshore transmission assets, Ofgem has announced. The regulator says the three links will together be worth more than £2 billion.
The assets are links to three offshore wind farms:
The outcome of Ofgem’s first “regulatory sandbox” suggests that there could be more energy innovation in current regulatory arrangements – but innovators need help to navigate complex arrangements.
EDF Energy and UK Power Reserve, part of the Sembcorp Group, have completed the first transfer of a Capacity Market obligation using a trading platform built by Electron and underpinned by blockchain.
The Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult has launched a project to accelerate offshore turbine power train research and development activities.