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Six companies to tender for three offshore links

Ofgem has announced the shortlisted bidders to own and operate transmission links for three separate offshore wind farms. They are: Dudgeon: Balfour Beatty Investments, Equitix, Diamond Transmission Partners (Mitsubishi Corporation and HICL), Mari Energy Transmission, Transmission Capital Partners (International Public…

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Mark Somerset, Intergen
‘Next year, if we take the decision to be in the capacity market, that will be the fourth time we have exercised our shareholders… There are only so many times that you can do that. Large CCGT has to happen in the next auction.’

New Power’s Expert Forum discusses a future of ‘boom and bust’. Will consumers’ dash for new technologies take control of energy away from the industry and government? What’s your view?

INTERVIEW: Ian Smyth, UK Power Networks Services
‘What is your master plan for your infrastructure and the role of energy in that?’

Brexit: Are we any clearer on the implications for the power industry?
Blockchain finds a foothold in energy

Peaking plants ready to take legal action on changes in embedded benefits
On-site power facing proposals to change the capacity market rule

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