Since 2002 the Renewables Obligation (RO) has underpinned the economics of wind energy in Great Britain. The early closure of the RO to new onshore wind farms divided Parliament but the Energy Act 2016 (the Energy Act) finally entered into the statute books on [x]. The legislation was controversial with challenges to Parliamentary protocol resulting in delays to its enactment. However, now that the Energy Act has been passed, industry will be focusing on delivering capacity within the grace periods afforded to it under the legislation..
May 11, 2016
If you own generation assets of 10MW or more in the UK, you should read this updater. Registration and reporting deadlines under REMIT relevant to existing or new power purchase agreements will take effect soon..
March 22, 2016