The government has extended the obligation to take All Reasonable Steps (ARS) to install smart meters by six months, as a result of COVID-19.
Pursuing a sustainable recovery from COVID-19 could boost economic growth, create millions of jobs and reduce greenhouse gases.
Regulations will come back into full force from 1 July, Ofgem has signalled in an open letter to suppliers.
The UK government has pulled together stakeholders from across the energy sector to discuss how to ensure the COVID-19 recovery is green.
Green firms operating in the energy industry have higher profitability on average, with the sector able to provide a framework for hard to decarbonise industries.
A coalition of 57 charities have become the latest to call on the UK government to target a green recovery from COVID-19.
The Scottish government has announced a £62 million support package for the energy sector.
The Aldersgate Group has launched a policy briefing highlighting low carbon projects could help address economic challenges following COVID-19, as the Energy Efficiency Infrastructure Group joins calls for a green recovery.
The Local Electricity Bill has been successfully introduced, following its presentation to government under the Ten Minute Rule yesterday (10 June).