Consultation outcome

Review of the energy intensive industries exemption scheme

This was published under the 2019 to 2022 Johnson Conservative government
This consultation has concluded

Detail of outcome

We published this government response alongside the British Industry Supercharger: Capacity Market call for evidence.

Original consultation


We're seeking views on amendments to the exemption scheme for energy intensive industries (EIIs) from the indirect costs of funding the government’s renewable electricity policies.

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Consultation description

The consultation seeks feedback and evidence to consider whether there is a rationale for increased measures to mitigate the increased costs of electricity for energy intensive industries (EIIs) due to the government’s renewable electricity policies.

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Updates to this page

Published 12 August 2022
Last updated 18 May 2023 + show all updates
  1. Published government response.

  2. First published.

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