Ofgem approves Western Power Distribution’s price control plans

Energy regulator Ofgem has given the green light to fast track Western Power Distribution’s (WPD) proposal on how much they can charge for their services up to 2021. The RIIO-ED1 price control sets out the amount network operators can charge customers and is designed to give them good value. Consumers have to rely on regulation […]

SSE hopes to snip distribution costs by 10%

SSE is hoping to snip its distribution costs for supplying customers in central southern England and the north of Scotland by 10% in 2015. The supplier’s power distribution business SSEPD sent the plans on how it will run the local electricity network it owns and from 2015 to 2023 to energy regulator Ofgem yesterday. It […]