British parts for British wind farms: Government tightens supply chain criteria for clean power projects

Cecilia Keating
clock • 4 min read
Dogger Bank, the world's largest wind farm, is supprted by CfD  | Credit: Equinor
Image:

Dogger Bank, the world's largest wind farm, is supprted by CfD | Credit: Equinor

BEIS confirms plans to strengthen supply chain rules for projects receiving Contract for Difference payments in bid to stimulate growth of local economies

The government has confirmed it is tightening the rules governing its renewables subsidy regime ahead of the fourth round of clean power contract auctions later this year, announcing last week it will...

To continue reading this article...

Join BusinessGreen

  • Enjoy exclusive news, insights and analysis from Europe’s leading source of information on the green economy and business.
  • Make smart, responsible business decisions with an eye on the latest regulatory and tech developments
  • Stay in the know with our overnight briefing, expertly curated help you run a competitive and sustainable business
  • Tap into our extensive archive of exclusive articles, news, analysis and guides
  • Choose from 3 paid membership levels or start a 7-day no strings trial

Join nowTry 7 day trial

 

Already a BusinessGreen member?

Login

More on Energy

Credit: iStock

Energy Charter Treaty: UK claims 'carve-out' reforms will help strengthen net zero ambitions

But campaigners slam concessions, arguing they continue to give fossil fuel investments another 10 years of legal protection

Michael Holder
clock 24 June 2022 • 4 min read
Credit: iStock

UK joins US, EU, and Brazil in global sustainable food production coalition

Decision to join Sustainable Productivity Growth Coalition comes in wake of UK government's much-criticised new National Food Strategy

BusinessGreen staff
clock 24 June 2022 • 2 min read
Alistair Phillips-Davies

'Do things differently': SSE boss warns net zero transition must improve diversity and inclusion

EXCLUSIVE: SSE CEO Alistair Phillips-Davies calls on energy sector peers to ensure net zero workforce is more diverse and inclusive

Cecilia Keating
clock 24 June 2022 • 3 min read