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BEAMA Reacts to Institute of Directors Smart Meter Report

Posted 23 Sep 2016 by BEAMA in Smart Consumers

BEAMA is disappointed that the Institute of Directors is again attempting to derail the Government’s plans to update Great Britain’s energy infrastructure for the 21st century and place consumers in …


Proposals to Reduce the Visual Impact of the Transmission Network

Posted 21 Sep 2016 by Energy Networks Association in Smarter Networks

Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks, operating under licence as Scottish Hydro Electric Transmission plc for the transmission of electricity in the north of Scotland, has recently received approval from the …


End of the Clarkson Era

Posted 12 May 2016 by Energy Networks Association in Smart Consumers, Smarter Networks

There are three factors that drive my certainty. Sales of pure plug-in electric cars rose by more than 20000% between 2010 and 2015, from 138 to 28,188. A very conservative …


Western Power Distribution – Future Networks Newsletter Spring 2016

Posted 12 May 2016 by Energy Networks Association in Smarter Networks

FlexDGrid, one of WPD’s Low Carbon Networks Fund (LCNF) Tier-2 projects, looks at three main elements in relation to 11kV network fault level (short circuit current): enhanced network modelling, real-time …


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

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

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

Posted 1 Mar 2016 by BEIS in

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


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

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

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.


SoLa Bristol Project Conclusions – Western Power Innovation

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 …