Ofgem outlines plan for extra spending on smart grid rollout

Madeleine Cuff
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Ofgem outlines plan for extra spending on smart grid rollout

Mid-year review suggests reduction in allowances for gas and electricity transmission, but seeks to grant National Grid more cash for developing demand-side response capacity

Ofgem has today launched a consultation on proposals that would give National Grid the ability to spend more money on upgrading the energy grid, in preparation for increased renewable energy capacity and...

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