Green certificate prices continue to rise amid BEIS proposals

On 16 August, BEIS opened the consultation ‘Designing a framework for transparency of carbon content in energy products’. This call for evidence invites views on whether the use of Renewable Energy Guarantees of Origin (REGO) certificates for annualised renewable energy matching inhibits transparency for consumers, and how the REGO framework could be adapted to drive additional investment in renewable generation. This ‘Chart of the week’ explores the current pricing for REGO certificates and the future price direction in the context of these potential reforms.

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