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Energy weekly highlights—6 September 2018

Energy weekly highlights—6 September 2018
Published on: 06 September 2018
Published by: LexisPSL
  • Energy weekly highlights—6 September 2018
  • In this issue:
  • Electricity and gas regulation and licensing
  • Ofgem confirms details on implementation of energy tariff price cap on standard variable and default tariffs
  • National Grid Electricity Transmission split update
  • Capacity Market, balancing services and energy system flexibility
  • National Grid details 2019 trial for small-volume frequency response auctions
  • Renewable energy
  • Walney offshore wind farm (off Cumbria) extension officially opened
  • Brexit
  • More...

Article summary

This week’s edition of Energy highlights includes analysis on hydraulic fracturing (‘fracking’) in the UK and the potential challenges ahead; and analysis of the decision in Becker v Hertfordshire County Council, to rule that planning permission granted for the maturing of compost was unlawful. It also includes the Office of Gas and Electricity Markets’ (Ofgem) hotly anticipated proposal for an energy price cap and their announcement to modify all electricity transmission licences in the wake of the future unbundling of National Grid Electricity Transmission’s (NGET) transmission owner and system operator functions. In addition, the CEO’s of ten leading energy companies and trade associations have signed a letter calling for continued co-operation between the UK and the EU regarding the implementation of the Paris Agreement after Brexit, and power companies have also urged politicians to avoid imposing tariffs on energy trading post-Brexit. or take a trial to read the full analysis.

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