Category Archives: Policy and Legislation

Electricity Market Reform (EMR)

Electricity Market Reform

What is Energy Market Reform? The UK is heavily focused on investing in energy infrastructure and achieving environmental targets including an 80% reduction in carbon emissions on 1990 levels by 2050. In addition, the aim is to generate at least 15% of our power from renewable sources by 2020. To …

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Energy Intensive Industry Subsidies | What it means for businesses

Energy Intensive Industry Subsidies

Energy Intensive Industry Subsidies (EIIs) To ensure the UK meets its low-carbon targets, the government has introduced several policies encouraging the growth of renewable technologies to help shape a sustainable future. As a consequence of these policies,┬ánew renewable charges have been introduced to business and domestic invoices, hence increasing the …

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Medium Combustion Plant Directive

Medium Combustion Plant Directive

What you need to know about the MCP directive In an effort to reduce emissions of harmful air pollutants from medium sized combustion plants and generators in England and Wales, the Government has transposed the Medium Combustion Plant Directive (MCPD) into UK law from the 19th December 2017. The legislation …

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