'Breakthrough moment': Renewables generators get 'green light' to provide grid stability services

James Murray
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'Breakthrough moment': Renewables generators get 'green light' to provide grid stability services

GB Grid Code update means National Grid ESO can for the first time procure grid stability services from renewable generators

The intermittent nature of renewable power may once again be in the headlines, thanks to attacks on the UK's net zero transition from a handful of fossil gas favouring MPs, but that has not stopped the...

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