'Secure, more reliable, and cheaper': Ofgem eyes energy reforms to accelerate net zero shift

Michael Holder
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UK energy regulator sets out potential energy market reforms aimed at weaning country off expensive, volatile, and risky fossil gas

Ofgem has today unveiled a range of potential energy market reforms aimed at reducing Britain's reliance on expansive, risky fossil gas imports and paving the way for a rapid acceleration in domestic wind...

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