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An Energy Bill to power low-carbon economic growth, protect consumers and keep the lights on.....

Essential legislation to power low-carbon economic growth, to protect consumers, and to keep the lights on was introduced to Parliament by Edward Davey today.

Following extensive consultation and pre-legislative scrutiny, the Bill sets out radical reforms to the design of the electricity market that will kick-start a renaissance in construction of low-carbon energy infrastructure and in low-carbon manufacturing supply-chains

The Energy and Climate Change Secretary said:

The Energy Bill will attract investment to bring about a once in a generation transformation of our electricity market, moving from predominantly a fossil-fuel to a diverse low-carbon generation mix..........."

To  read the full press release, oral statement to Parliament and details of the Energy Bill, visit the DECC website


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