Ofgem triples storm compensation cap to £2,000

The energy regulator has announced a significant increase in the storm compensation cap, raising it from £700 to £2,000

Companies’ emergency plans not sufficient to deal with Storm Arwen, finds Ofgem

The regulator has said some companies did not respond quickly enough to deal with the impact the storm had on customers

ENA launches new tool to measure networks’ flexibility

It will provide a benchmark for DNOs looking to grow flexibility

World-leading ENA programme marks five years of industry collaboration

To mark five years of developing the smart grid, today ENA has launched a new online hub which sets out the milestones achieved to date – and this is only the beginning of the revolution

Companies receive half a million calls from customers affected by storm

Five DNOs had a significant spike in the volume of calls while Storm Arwen was hitting the UK, Ofgem said

UK energy networks’ strong ambitions for 2022

Led by ENA, the networks are looking to work more collaboratively to improve flexibility and push for decarbonisation

P272 code changes could save businesses thousands

ELEXON reissues guidance on who should fall under the scheme following a campaign by brokers

Ofgem consults on DNOs’ engagement with stakeholders

It is seeking views until 20th July 2018

UK’s network operators could save £1.7bn by 2031

The UK’s electricity network companies could deliver £1.7 billion of potential savings by 2031. That’s the verdict from the Energy Networks Association, which has outlined how innovative projects by local electricity Distribution Network Operators (DNOs) could deliver major savings by ensuring networks evolve to new demands in the most cost-efficient way possible. It says this […]

Ofgem threatens to fine network operators over poor customer service

Ofgem has threatened to cut the revenues of power distribution network operators (DNOs) by £13.9 million if they fail to improve customer service. DNOs own and operate the distribution network of towers and cables that bring electricity from the national transmission network to homes and businesses. There are 14 electricity distribution networks owned by six […]