Energy UK comment on Coal Closure consultation
The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial strategy has commenced a consultation seeking views on coal power generation ending by 2025. Following this, Energy UK has commented on the announcement.
Energy UK said:
"Energy UK and our members welcome the Government providing clarity regarding the proposed coal phase-out. We support the need to decarbonise the energy system at the lowest cost to consumers, ensuring that closure arrangements are market driven whilst providing continued security of supply at the lowest cost."