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Unlock the Gridlock: GB Electricity Industry Calls for a Fit-for-purpose Connections Regime

Unlock the Gridlock: GB Electricity Industry Calls for a Fit-for-purpose Connections Regime

How have recent Ofgem proposals been received and can they deliver what generators want from the connection regime?

In this course, we will explore the challenges and solutions surrounding the grid connections process for renewable energy projects in the UK.

By the end of this course, you should be able to:

  1. Understand the challenges and concerns regarding the speed of connecting renewable energy generation to the electricity grid in the UK
  2. Understand Ofgem's open letter and its plans to reform the electricity grid connections process
  3. Understand the importance of strategic network investment and the role of transmission owners in prioritizing network upgrades