An All-Party Parliamentary Group


Energy Policy Priorities

PGES Energy Policy Priorities – 2016

For the first time, PGES met to set out defined Energy Policy Priorities to reflect the immense changes before the industry as a result of the Brexit referendum result and the consequential creation of the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Policy.
PGES Top priorities for Energy Policy are:

  • Energy Efficiency
  • Heat
  • Future generation, market design and operation
  • Carbon Targets
  • Flexibility
  • Future of gas

With interweaving strands

  • Energy as national Infrastructure
  • Transport
  • Energy in Brexit
  • Consumer engagement
  • Investment

Each topic has multiple layers and complexity. These policy areas provide an opportunity for Government to demonstrate ambition and leadership