Policy & regulation

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Duncan Botting, managing director of Global Smart Transformation, gives his view on the Dieter Helm report.

Adapting to the new reality

This summer's decision by Ofgem and the government to block DNOs from owning and operating storage was seen by some as a blow. Network looks at how they are finding ways to adapt and use existing assets to identify future business opportunities.

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ENA invites feedback on gas innovation strategy

The Energy Networks Association (ENA) is inviting industry stakeholders to play a vital role in shaping the future of energy innovation through the launch of its Gas Network Innovation Strategy.

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Smart power alliance chair outlines importance of collaboration...

The chair of a new group that wants to accelerate the move to smart power systems says a collaborative approach will be key when it comes to engaging with government.

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Call for major overhaul of UK's energy sector

Professor Dieter Helm's independent review into reducing costs in each element of the electricity supply chain has been published.

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Discarding gas grid would be 'insanity'

Discarding the gas grid would be an act of "insanity", the policy director of the Energy Networks Association Tony Glover has told a meeting at the House of Commons.

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SP Energy Networks denied £37m of innovation funding by Ofgem...

Ofgem has turned down two applications by SP Energy Networks for a total of £36.8 million of funding through the Innovation Roll-out Mechanism (IRM).

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Green gases could heat up to 15 million homes by 2050

Renewable gases could provide heat for up to 15 million homes in Britain by 2050, according a new report commissioned by Cadent.