Regulating energy networks

We're leading a £25bn five-year investment programme to transform the energy networks to deliver emissions-free green energy for Great Britain, along with world-class service and reliability. Through our price controls, we’re making sure that every pound on consumers’ bills goes further.

 

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Explore - What is the energy network and who runs it?

What is the energy network and who runs it?

The energy network is made up of over a million kilometres of pipes and cables. Learn how it fits together and who supplies your local area.

Explore - Why and how we use network price controls

Why and how we use network price controls

Regulating the network isn’t just about keeping things going, it’s about delivering a greener, more sustainable energy future too. Learn more

Explore data: What have the networks delivered?

Data: What have the networks delivered?

We set the networks tough performance and delivery targets which they report on each year. View the latest data

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Publications and updates

  • Published: 7th Aug 2020
  • Closing: 4th Sep 2020
  • Consultations and responses
  • 1 Associated documents
This open letter consults on the management of network charge bad debt. Our proposals seek to enable networks to recover potential bad debts arising from COVID-19 related deferred network charge payments and to introduce an enduring solution to bad debt...