Ms Amber Sinclair

Amber Sinclair

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Energy & Natural Resources

Future of offshore networks – government announces review
United Kingdom | 10 August 2020

Energy Minister Kwasi Kwarteng recently announced a review into the existing offshore transmission regime to address the barriers that the current single radial connection approach presents to the further significant deployment of offshore wind. The review suggests that greater coordination between industry participants – particularly between electricity networks, offshore wind projects and interconnectors – may be possible from 2025 onwards.