Our Insights and blog posts are aimed at drawing out and sharing what we have learnt from how the CfD and CM schemes are currently operating to enable the energy sector to play its role in achieving UK Net Zero by 2050.
The fourth Allocation Round (AR4) of the Contracts for Difference (CfD) scheme, set to open in late 2021, may well be the largest ever auction for renewables in the world. With its aims to double the capacity of renewable energy compared to AR3 an
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
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.