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Electricity: Costs

Question for Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

UIN 226484, tabled on 27 February 2019

To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, when he last carried out an assessment of the levelised cost of electricity across all generation sources.

Answered on

5 March 2019

The Department has updated their assessment of the levelised cost of electricity and plans to publish this in due course. The Department’s most recent published assessment of the levelised cost of electricity was published in 2016[1].

[1] https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/beis-electricity-generation-costs-november-2016

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Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy