Energy networks consult on plans to open up record-breaking flexible grid markets

The Energy Networks Association (ENA) has today announced the launch of its annual flexibility consultation, inviting views on how to further expand the UK’s ‘world-leading’ local flexibility markets. The move comes just weeks after the ENA revealed the UK’s electricity distribution networks tendered for record levels of local flexibility services, whereby grid operators pay companies … Read more

Boris Johnson hints at major reforms to ‘frankly ludicrous’ energy market

The government has this weekend signaled its intention to deliver sweeping energy market reforms, designed to ensure low cost renewables play a much bigger role in setting the price of wholesale electricity. Speaking to the BBC ahead of this weekend’s G7 Summit in Germany, Prime Minister Boris Johnson indicated Ministers were planning to embark on … Read more