2015 GB capacity auction review

2015 GB capacity auction review

Review of the second GB capacity auction

On the 11th of December 2015, National Grid and the Department of Energy and Climate Change announced the results of the second capacity market auction, a government policy designed to ensure that there is sufficient generation capacity to meet the demand for electricity. In a new briefing, published today, Frontier (Europe) and Lane Clark & Peacock (LCP) assess the results.

Review of the second GB capacity auction