Open consultation

Facilitating energy efficiency in the electricity system


We're seeking views on barriers and routes to market for energy efficiency to become reliable alternative to generation and network reinforcement.

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Consultation description

We are seeking views on market barriers to energy efficiency in the UK, and how we can create new markets for energy efficiency, securing its role in the wider energy market, contributing to flexibility and becoming a reliable alternative to increased generation and network reinforcement.

We recommend reviewing the Electricity Demand Reduction pilot final evaluation and Deemed Metering reports which are published alongside this Call for Evidence.

We are keen to hear from energy companies, network operators, technology suppliers, large businesses, SMEs, financial institutions, Energy Service Companies (ESCOs), Local Enterprise Partnerships, Non-Governmental Organisations, academics and anyone else with an interest in this area.


Ways to respond


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Business Energy Use Team
Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy
2nd Floor, Orchard 3
1 Victoria Street

Published 22 July 2019