Smart Consumers

NIC Bid Challenges

Publication posted 26 Apr 2016 by Energy Networks Association in Funding, Smarter Networks

For Ofgem’s 2016 Network Innovation Competition (NIC), Western Power Distribution (WPD) intends to enable a third party to submit an NIC application. This document outlines the three network challenges, which WPD now …


HubNet – Smart Grids Symposium 2016

Event posted 6 Apr 2016 by HubNet in Research and Development, Smarter Networks

The HubNet Smart Grids Symposium is an annual event intended to showcase outcomes from the UK Smart Grids research community. This encompasses power system operation and management, information and communications …


CIRED 2016 Workshop, Helsinki

Event posted 16 Mar 2016 by Energy Networks Association in Smarter Networks

The CIRED Workshop is held independently every two years between the main CIRED conference. The 2016 workshop will give members of the electrical community the opportunity to come together to …


Smart power: A National Infrastructure Commission report – Publications – GOV.UK

Publication posted 4 Mar 2016 by BEIS in Policy, Regulation and Strategy

The National Infrastructure Commission was asked to consider how the UK can better balance supply and demand.


Smart power: A National Infrastructure Commission report – Publications – GOV.UK

News posted 4 Mar 2016 by Smart power: A National Infrastructure Commission report - Publications - GOV.UK in

The National Infrastructure Commission was asked to consider how the UK can better balance supply and demand, aiming towards an electricity market where prices are reflective of costs to the …


The Renewable Heat Incentive: A reformed and refocused scheme – Consultations – GOV.UK

Publication posted 4 Mar 2016 by BEIS in Policy, Regulation and Strategy

This consultation outlines and seeks views on the Government’s proposed reforms to the existing Domestic and Non-Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive schemes.


The Renewable Heat Incentive: A reformed and refocused scheme – Consultations – GOV.UK

News posted 4 Mar 2016 by The Renewable Heat Incentive: A reformed and refocused scheme - Consultations - GOV.UK in

This consultation outlines and seeks views on the Government’s proposed reforms to the existing Domestic and Non-Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive schemes.


Reforms to Capacity Market to improve energy security for families and businesses – Press releases – GOV.UK

News posted 1 Mar 2016 by BEIS in

Reforms to Capacity Market to improve energy security for families and businesses


Electricity North West Innovation – CLASS Videos and podcasts

Publication posted 1 Mar 2016 by Energy Networks Association in Smart Consumers, Smarter Networks

All the videos and learning from ENW’s CLASS project: Video 1: An introduction to CLASS. This simple animation explains the CLASS approach, November 2012. Video 2: CLASS webinar. An introduction …


A Consultation on New Smart Energy Code Content and Related Licence Amendments – Consultations – GOV.UK

Publication posted 25 Feb 2016 by BEIS in Policy, Regulation and Strategy

Consultation on proposed legal drafting for the Smart Energy Code, Gas and Electricity supply licences and Electricity Distribution Licences to support smart metering.


A Consultation on New Smart Energy Code Content and Related Licence Amendments – Consultations – GOV.UK

News posted 25 Feb 2016 by A Consultation on New Smart Energy Code Content and Related Licence Amendments - Consultations - GOV.UK in

Consultation on proposed legal drafting for the Smart Energy Code, Gas and Electricity supply licences and Electricity Distribution Licences to support smart metering.


DECC: single departmental plan 2015 to 2020 – Publications – GOV.UK

News posted 22 Feb 2016 by DECC: single departmental plan 2015 to 2020 - Publications - GOV.UK in

Our single departmental plan describes the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) priority objectives for 2015 to 2020.


DECC: single departmental plan 2015 to 2020 – Publications – GOV.UK

Publication posted 22 Feb 2016 by BEIS in Policy, Regulation and Strategy

Our single departmental plan describes the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) priority objectives for 2015 to 2020.


SoLa Bristol Project Conclusions – Western Power Innovation

News posted 18 Feb 2016 by Energy Networks Association in Smart Consumers, Smarter Networks

SoLa Bristol was a £2.8 million project funded under the Ofgem Low Carbon Network Fund involving twenty six homes, five schools and an office building in Knowle West, an area …


Lord Bourne’s speech on Investing in Green Innovation – Speeches – GOV.UK

News posted 11 Feb 2016 by BEIS in

Lord Bourne’s speech on Investing in Green Innovation


Transitional Arrangements Capacity Market auction 2016 final results – Publications – GOV.UK

News posted 9 Feb 2016 by BEIS in

This is the auction monitor report for the 2016 Transitional Arrangements Capacity Market auction.


Engineering Recommendation P2 Industry Review – Open Stakeholder Workshop

Event posted 4 Feb 2016 by Energy Networks Association in Smarter Networks

Second Industry Workshop: Engineering Recommendation P2 Review This second workshop has been designed to: Raise awareness of the overall project and the potential influence on future network development; Communicate the …


World’s largest offshore wind farm to be built in the UK – News stories – GOV.UK

News posted 4 Feb 2016 by BEIS in

DONG Energy confirms a positive Final Investment Decision for Hornsea One offshore windfarm off the coast of Grimsby in Northern England



Smart Meter In-Home Display Licence Conditions – Consultations – GOV.UK

News posted 4 Feb 2016 by BEIS in

In-Home Display Licence Conditions: consultation response


Transitional arrangements auction launches – News stories – GOV.UK

News posted 27 Jan 2016 by BEIS in Policy, Regulation and Strategy

The Transitional Arrangements auction has opened today to secure electricity capacity for winter 2016-2017.


Draft Legislation on Energy – Publications – GOV.UK

Publication posted 21 Jan 2016 by BEIS in Policy, Regulation and Strategy

Draft legislation and other documents related to increasing competition in the energy market and reducing energy costs for consumers.


Consultation to encourage innovation – News stories – GOV.UK

News posted 18 Jan 2016 by BEIS in

DECC launches consultation to ensure regulation in the energy sector encourages innovation, and invites views on effectiveness of current regulatory framework in enabling innovation


Electricity networks and Car Manufacturers Join Forces on EVs

News posted 14 Jan 2016 by Energy Networks Association in

Car manufacturers Nissan, Ford, Jaguar, Land-Rover and Aston Martin have joined all six of the UK’s electricity distribution network operators (DNOs) and transmission system operator National Grid in backing a …


SSEPD – Future Networks at LCNI Conference

News posted 14 Jan 2016 by Energy Networks Association in

SSEPD’s Future Networks and Innovation team develops and tests innovative solutions to drive down costs, engage with customers, and support a low-carbon future in our distribution and transmission businesses. The …