Tom Thackray, director of infrastructure and energy at the CBI, says the business body is keen for the upcoming energy white paper to outline a “way forward” on the financing of onshore wind and solar projects when it is published.
The Anaerobic Digestion and Bioresources Association (ABDA) has urged the government to create a bespoke contracts for difference (CfD) mechanism for small-scale renewables following the closure of feed-in tariff (FIT) scheme at the end of March.
Tanisha Beebee, senior policy adviser on energy and climate change at the CBI, said the notices being provided by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) about the UK withdrawing from the EU without a deal on 29 March are "very, very basic".
Change is usually accompanied by uncertainty. Driven by the need to decarbonise, the energy industry is in the midst of a radical transformation. Whilst the end goal is clear, the route there is still being plotted out.