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Detail of outcome
This document sets out the issues raised by stakeholders through the consultation and the government’s response. Further detailed guidance will be issued later in 2015, once we have received state aid approval from the European Commission.
Detail of feedback received
We received 47 responses to the consultation. Of these, we received:
- 25 from companies
- 21 from trade associations or industry representative groups
- 1 from an academic institute
The government is consulting on eligibility for schemes designed to provide relief to electricity intensive industries from the indirect costs of renewables.
This comprises of compensation from the renewable obligation (RO) and feed-in tariffs (FIT), which was announced in Budget 2014, and re-consulting on Electricity market reform: contracts for difference costs exemption eligibility- CfDs which ran from 4 July 2013 to 30 August 2013.