• Home supply and services

    Chart of the week | Road to recovery: COVID-19 and the smart rollout

    The full impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the smart meter rollout is uncertain, although modelling from BEIS and Ofgem has provided early indications of future installation levels. In this week’s Chart of the week we compare these assessments against pre-pandemic expectations. With the introduction of social distancing and lockdown...

  • Regulation and policy

    Chart of the week | The Generation Game – SMETS1 installs could hit 16mn

    Today's Chart of the week discusses the latest research from Cornwall Insight which highlighted that 11.5mn smart meters have been installed. We also explore how the majority of them have been SMETS1 devices in domestic premises. In January the government moved back the SMETS1 end date, from July to October...