Impact assessment

Impact of policy that drives low carbon technologies on distribution networks

This publication was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

This document reports on the impacts posed by low carbon technologies on electricity distribution infrastructure investment.



The Department of Energy & Climate Change (DECC) has sought specialist advisory support from EA Technology to: (i) investigate the impacts posed by the integration of low carbon technologies (LCTs) in the electricity distribution infrastructure investment; and (ii) provide a framework that will contribute to the development of energy policy.