Smart Grid Market Summary – Czech Republic

Bird & Bird have published the first in a new series of market summaries.

This summary focuses upon:

  • The market today: including the challenge advocates of smart meters face in that market given the existing district ripple load control technology.
  • What to watch: key decision points that may play a significant role in determining the medium to long-term evolution of a Czech smart grid.
  • The long-term picture: including the emphasis on nuclear generation as a replacement for fossil fuels.

Click to here view the English-language version.
Click here to view the Czech-language version.

FSR Energy Encyclopaedia published

The Florence School of Regulation (FSR) unveiled an online Energy Encyclopaedia this week.  The Encyclopaedia has over 50 entries covering the following topics:

  • Electricity;
  • Gas;
  • Grids;
  • Energy Policy;
  • Climate Change;
  • Security of Supply;
  • Renewables; and
  • Regulation.

We believe that our readers, including those who may have a limited background in energy regulation, will find this an excellent source of useful and high quality information.