Blogs & Insights

10th November, 2020
Insight

As part of Electricity Market Reform (EMR), the Contracts for Difference (CfD) mechanism was developed to address two key challenges: reducing the cost of capital, and increasing the pool of investors in low carbon generation. What can we learn fr

3rd November, 2020
Insight

This presentation has been prepared by Grant Thornton based on a report for the Low Carbon Contracts Company (LCCC) in connection with analysing the profile of Contract for Difference (CfD) investors.

27th October, 2020
Insight

Contracts for Difference (CfD) introduced a new type of framework for developing and delivering low-carbon power projects.

23rd October, 2020
Insight

As the first steps on the road to Electricity Market Reform, the Contract for Difference (CfD) framework and transition to auctions delivered a well-needed shock to the industry.

13th October, 2020
Insight

Looking back, it’s hard to believe that it was ten years ago that the then Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) undertook its Energy Market Assessment, which recommended Electricity Market Reform.