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Renewable Energy

Question for Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

UIN 903548, tabled on 21 September 2021

What steps his Department is taking to support the renewable energy sector.

Answered on

21 September 2021

The UK is a major global market for renewables. Last week we confirmed that this year’s Contracts for Difference round will be our largest renewables auction ever with a draft budget of £265 million. We are also spending £160 million to support ports and manufacturing infrastructure for offshore wind – securing local jobs and benefits.

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