Energy UK comment on Hornsea project announcement
Following the announcement of the Horsea project two offshore wind farm receiving development consent. Energy UK said:
“The Hornsea Project announcement is a step in the right direction and a sign of government recognising the importance of clear policies, needed to provide the generation projects to decarbonise the UK energy mix.
“The energy industry is readily available to work continuously with government to deliver and maintain the country’s energy security. However fast action is needed and clarity provided on the future CfD allocation rounds for example to ensure investment and reliable energy supply. By having consistent policy framework, the energy industry can ensure projects are carried out at the best value for industry and consumers.”