EDF is to close its Dungeness B nuclear power station in Kent, seven years earlier than planned as the UK’s nuclear fleet continues to shrink.
A collection of energy suppliers have commissioned a report from consultancy Public First to tackle what they described as unfairness in the energy market for customers wanting cleaner heating.
EDF has announced the sale of its only gas-fired Combined Cycle Gas Turbine (CCGT) power station in the UK, West Burton B.
EDF is to shutter its West Burton A power station in September 2022, leaving just one coal-fired power station remaining in the UK.
The T-1 Capacity Market (CM) auction has cleared at a record high price of £45/kW/year on day one.
Energy storage operator Eelpower has selected EDF as a trading and optimising partner for three of its batteries.
In January, EDF was paid more in three days than it did in Q3 2020, as low winds and cold temperatures pushing National Grid ESO’s ability to balance the system.
British Gas Evolve has been appointed to take on Simplicity’s customers, while EDF takes on Green Network Energy’s, following the collapse of the two small suppliers last week.
EDF’s Hinkley Point C nuclear plant will be delayed by a further six months due to disruption from COVID-19.