Ofgem gathers evidence on demand side response

Energy regulator Ofgem is exploring barriers to demand side response among industrial and commercial (I&C) energy consumers in an online survey.

The survey is part of the regulator’s flexibility programme, which is looking at which areas might benefit from flexibility. It is also interested in the role of aggregators and their relationship with other electricity industry parties.

“As Great Britain decarbonises, I&C consumers should be able to offer their flexibility with no barriers in the way… In this survey we are interested to learn more about both demand-led (eg turn down of processes) and generation-led (eg use of standby generation) DSR,” Ofgem said.

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