Policy paper

Implementing Electricity Market Reform (EMR)

Finalised policy positions for implementation of EMR.

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


Implementing Electricity Market Reform (EMR)

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Implementing Electricity Market Reform intends to provide stakeholders with a comprehensive overview of EMR policy at a point where the implementing secondary legislation is laid before Parliament. The document includes chapters on the two main mechanisms that the government is introducing to reform the electricity market: Contracts for Difference (CFDs) and the Capacity Market, as well as detail on measures to encourage greater energy efficiency through the Electricity Demand Reduction (EDR) programme.

Published 23 June 2014