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France facing tight power supply situation in winter

France is gearing up for a "tight" power supply situation but will not necessarily face cuts this winter, the head of French energy regulator RTE said on Thursday.

read more... 01/12/2022


Ofgem sets out UK grid investment package

Ofgem has confirmed a five-year investment package for the electricity distribution network companies, which it says will help deliver cheaper, cleaner, more reliable local grids at no extra cost to consumers.

read more... 30/11/2022


“Disgraceful” wind power tax to lift Norway prices

Investment firm Prime Capital has slammed Norway’s plans to introduce a retroactive ground rent tax for wind power which it says will deter investment in renewables and lead to higher electricity prices.

read more... 24/11/2022


France at medium risk of power cuts in December

France is at medium risk of facing power cuts from mid-December as this winter’s so far mild temperatures are expected to drop and cause further pressure on the country’s already strained nuclear fleet, French energy regulator RTE said last week.

read more... 23/11/2022


Czech lawmakers back $3.4 billion power revenue cap plan

The Czech lower house of parliament on Friday approved a government plan to cap revenues of power firms as part of efforts to fund measures to ease the burden of soaring prices on households and businesses.

read more... 21/11/2022