Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks (SSEN) has proposed changes to the Smart Energy Code that would allow network companies to switch off technologies like domestic electric vehicle (EV) chargers in the event of an emergency.
Ofgem’s RIIO-2 Draft Determinations risk system reliability and will result in missing 2030 targets according to SSEN Transmission, with SPEN also wading in to brand the proposals “unacceptable”.
OVO Energy is to pay £1.2 million to Ofgem after SSE Energy Services failed to meet its 2019 smart meter targets.
The latest iteration of energy regulator Ofgem’s sandbox has now been opened to applications.
The Contracts for Difference (CfD) auctions could bring in 12,000 new jobs and over £20 billion of investment, according to RenewableUK.
Emma Pinchbeck has today (6 July) taken up her new role of CEO of Energy UK.
The government has been urged to create a Net Zero Development Bank and pledge £5 billion towards local energy projects.
The chairs of the BEIS select committee and the Environmental Audit Committee – Darren Jones and Philip Dunne – have written to Chancellor Rishi Sunak to stress the need for a green economic recovery.
A £15/MWh Balancing Services Use of System (BSUoS) costs price cap has been introduced following skyrocketing forecast prices.