Ofgem has launched a review into the operation of local energy systems, eyeing the potential creation of new independent bodies to avoid conflicts of interest.
Opus One Solutions has been awarded a project by SP Energy Networks (SPEN) to help demonstrate the benefits of local demand-side flexibility.
UK Power Networks (UKPN) is offering grants for electricity generators in an effort to boost local energy output across the South East and East of England.
The Energy Networks Association (ENA) has launched a new consultation into flexibility, to drive standardisation in local energy markets.
Ofgem is targeting local electricity transformation in its distribution proposals for the next five years.
UK100 is set to present its Accelerating the Rate of Investment in Local Energy Projects report to energy minister Kwasi Kwarteng today (13 July).
The government has been urged to create a Net Zero Development Bank and pledge £5 billion towards local energy projects.
Project Local Energy Oxfordshire (LEO) has been given the green light to move forward to the next stage.
Independent energy consultant Stephen Cirell takes a look at Power for People’s Local Electricity Bill, asking whether it could make a real difference to the sector.