How demand management supports security of supply

Site resilience and Demand Side Response are often seen in opposition. But the reverse is true – and can in fact be mutually advantageous, especially if your business could benefit from improving security of supply.

National Grid ‘must provide right environment for decarbonisation’

That’s the verdict from Paul Dight, Partner at law firm Addleshaw Goddard

Complications for power imports with no deal Brexit

If the UK leaves the EU without an exit agreement, European energy law will no longer apply

National Grid: UK has enough gas and power to last the winter

The organisation says this is the case even in the event of another extreme cold weather period

The underused energy management tool that can offset rising energy costs

The non-commodity element of energy costs is set to push prices up considerably over the next few years – yet research by YouGov finds awareness of this seems limited. Energy market expert Ben Spry shares the detail behind the forecasts and assesses the impact Demand Side Response can provide to help mitigate price rises.

UK power network operators join forces for ‘£40m customer savings’

They aim to keep more renewable energy flowing onto local networks

‘Beast from the East’ caused winter gas spike

The UK Energy Research Centre said a loss of gas pressure in the system was only narrowly avoided

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Ofgem confirms five-year price control for network companies

It is expected to deliver savings worth more than £5bn for consumers

National Grid given go-ahead for Hinkley nuclear project

Regulator Ofgem will, however, set the revenue the grid operator can earn from the transmission upgrade