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BEIS release consultation outcome Capacity Market: further technical amendments

31 May 2019

On Thursday 30 May, the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) released the outcome for their Proposals for further amendments to the Capacity Market: Response Consultation

Detail of outcome

The government will make the necessary legislative changes to:

  • replace the planned T-4 auction with a T-3 auction for delivery in 2022 to 2023
  • allow certain renewable technologies to participate in the Capacity Market
  • remove the historical floor from the interconnector de-rating methodology
  • make minor corrections and additions to the rules to make sure they are clear and operate as intended

Read more from BEIS on the outcome here

The ADE will be putting out a briefing shortly on the Consultation Outcome to members.

For more on the Capacity Market, members can access the BEIS - 5 Year CM review briefings here or read about the consultation here.

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