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Industry News Roundup February 2024

Friday 16/02 – Ofgem issues a consultation seeking views on the outturn performance metrics of the Distribution System Operation incentive.

Thursday 15/02 – The government publishes its response to its consultation on developing local partnerships for onshore wind in England, which sought views on improvements to the existing system of community engagement and community benefits for onshore wind in England.

Wednesday 14/02 – The Business and Trade Committee publishes the response from the Department of Business and Trade on its First Report of Session 2023-24, titled Batteries for electric vehicle manufacturing.

Tuesday 13/02 – The Environmental Audit Committee publishes a letter to the Secretary of State for Energy Security and Net Zero on the government’s plans for small modular reactors. The government issues a consultation seeking views on changes to several existing permitted development rights for households, including on electric vehicle chargepoints and air source heat pumps.

Monday 12/02 – The government publishes its quarterly Renewable Energy Planning Database for Q423, which tracks the progress of UK renewable electricity projects over 150kW through the planning system.

Friday 09/02 –Ofgem issues a consultation on a proposed Supplier of Last Resort Levy Offset. The regulator proposes that gas and electricity distribution network companies could recover funds from a failed supplier, via a provable claim in an insolvency process.

Thursday 08/02 – The House of Lords Industry and Regulators Committee issues a report examining the performance, independence, and accountability of UK regulators.

Wednesday 07/02 – Ofgem publishes a consultation on its proposals for dealing with late or uncertain inputs to the Default Tariff Cap for April 2024 relating to the Capacity Market, alongside planned changes to the Energy Intensive Industry exemption scheme.

Tuesday 06/02 – The Environment and Climate Change Committee publishes a report on the UK’s EV strategy.

Monday 05/02 – The UK Government announces several new measures to boost the rollout of electric vehicle (EV) chargepoints. The government issues a consultation seeking views on changing legal access for street works carried out by EV chargepoint operators.

Friday 02/02 – Ofgem publishes the Green Gas Levy Annual Scheme Schedule for the period April 2024 to March 2025. This document sets out an administrative timetable for 2024-25 and provides suppliers with advanced notice of key dates.

Thursday 01/02 – Ofgem publishes its decision to make amendments to the Consolidated Segmental Statement (CSS) licence requirement. The changes aim to expand the scope of the CSS reporting obligation by reducing the threshold that obligates suppliers.

Written By Graham Paul


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