Policy paper

Energy Act 2013: 5 year review

Five-year review of the Energy Act 2013 which introduced a legislative framework for delivering secure, affordable and low carbon energy.


Energy Act 2013: 5 year review

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The Energy Act 2013 introduced 2 major policies:

  • Capacity Market
  • Contracts for Difference (CfD)

and supplementary smaller policies.

We have conducted Post Implementation Reviews to assess the extent to which the objectives of the policies have been achieved.

Evidence used in the review

Published 13 May 2022