Ofgem is Great Britain’s gas and electricity regulator. Our goal is to protect energy customers’ interests, now and in the future.

We encourage network companies to use smarter technologies where they can deliver value to consumers, through our RIIO price control model. We have established the Smart Grid Forum with DECC and have a Smarter Markets Programme to maximise the value from the smart meter roll-out.

Our strategy for regulating the future energy system | Ofgem

Publication posted 16 Aug 2017 by Ofgem in Policy, Regulation and Strategy, Smarter Networks, Technology Innovation

The energy sector is undergoing fundamental change. The regulatory and market arrangements will need to evolve to ensure this happens in a way that protects and advances consumers’ interests and …

Upgrading our Energy System – smart systems and flexibility plan | Ofgem

News posted 16 Aug 2017 by Ofgem in Policy, Regulation and Strategy, Smart Consumers, Smarter Networks, Technology Innovation

Our energy system is changing. There is more low carbon generation, which is intermittent and often located close to people’s homes and businesses, and it produces different amounts of electricity …

Decision on industry proposals (CMP264 and CMP265) to change electricity transmission charging arrangements for Embedded Generators | Ofgem

Publication posted 21 Jun 2017 by Ofgem in Policy, Regulation and Strategy

Following our March consultation, having taken into account all responses to our impact assessment and our open letters and having carried out further modelling, the Authority decided to confirm our …

BEIS and Ofgem Smart Systems Call for Evidence

Publication posted 13 Feb 2017 by BEIS, Ofgem in Policy, Regulation and Strategy

As part of our commitment to building a 21st century energy infrastructure, the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy and Ofgem are working together to ensure our energy system …

ENA – Distributed Generation Fora 2016

Event posted 14 Jul 2016 by Energy Networks Association, Ofgem in Smart Consumers, Smarter Networks

On behalf of Ofgem and the Distribution Network Operators (DNOs), Energy Networks Association will hold three Distributed Generation Fora across the UK next autumn to give DG customers and the …


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