Energy consultations tracker 2016
Energy consultations tracker 2016

The following Energy guidance note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • Energy consultations tracker 2016
  • Open consultations
  • Closed consultations

STOP PRESS: As of 1 April 2019, National Grid Electricity System Operator (NGESO) became a separate legal entity within the National Grid Group, separating the system operator (SO) and transmission owner (TO) roles previously held by National Grid Electricity Transmission plc (NGET). NGESO now takes on the role of SO, while NGET will continue to act as TO. As a result, this Practice Note is currently being updated. For more information on the effect of the split, see Practice Note: The Split of National Grid’s Transmission Owner (TO) and System Operator (SO) Roles and Licences.

This Energy consultation tracker tool displays the current status and most recent developments of key consultations opened from 1 January 2016 being conducted by government departments, regulators and other bodies in relation to energy law and policy in England and Wales.

The tracker is split into two parts: open consultations and closed consultations.

For information on consultations that opened in 2016, see: Energy consultations tracker 2017.

STOP PRESS: On 14 July 2016, it was announced that the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) will be merged with the Department of Business, Innovation & Skills (BIS) to form a new Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) in a government reshuffle. The new Department’s has, according to the new Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial