High Level Electricity Working Group

Meeting: 
MQT on 2015-07-15
Session date: 
July 15, 2015
Reference: 
2015/2351
Question By: 
Murad Qureshi
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

What were the outcomes resulting from the meeting of your High Level Electricity Working Group with the 10 Downing Street Policy Unit of 25 June 2014?

Answer

Answer for High Level Electricity Working Group

Answer for High Level Electricity Working Group

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The outcome of the meeting was that the GLA, the regulator Ofgem and UK Power Networks agreed to investigate the feasibility of modifying the investment rules for new electricity distribution infrastructure. Work has proceeded since, including the publication by Ofgem of a consultation on prospective options for change, the outcome of which is currently awaited.