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Electricity Generation

Question for Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

UIN 55686, tabled on 30 November 2016

To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, with reference to page 21 of his Department's report on electricity generation costs, published in November 2016, when his Department plans to publish its findings of the whole system impacts investigation.

This answer is the replacement for a previous holding answer.

Answered on

8 December 2016

To improve the Department’s understanding of the impacts of individual electricity generation technologies, Frontier Economics were commissioned to develop a comprehensive framework to define whole system impacts and their components and drivers, which can be applied to a range of electricity generation technologies. The resulting methodology report and its peer reviews will be published in due course.

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Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
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