There's plenty of good news about Britain’s electricity supplies. Carbon emissions are down. Renewable generation is at record levels, wind and solar costs are falling, and wholesale prices have fallen too – at least for the time being. What’s not to like?
Unfortunately, the situation for consumers is more complicated, with the remarkable transformation in power generation coming at a cost.
Jeremy Nicholson writes all about it in the latest post on the Energy Compass blog. Click the link below to read on.