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UK: 2014 Contracts for Difference allocation round - progress update

UK: 2014 Contracts for Difference allocation round - progress update
  • United Kingdom
  • Energy and infrastructure - Clean energy

21-01-2015

UK: 2014 Contracts for Difference allocation round - progress update

The UK’s Low Carbon Contracts Company (LLCC) has published a revised GB Implementation Plan on the 20 January 2015 that updates the timetable of the 2014 Contracts for Difference (CfD) allocation round, following the completion of the qualification appeals process by Ofgem. If a competitive allocation is required, an Auction Notice will be published on 28 January and the sealed bid window will open on 29 January and run until 4 February 2015.

The key changes are as follows:

Description

Last published timetable (15/12/2014)

Updated timetable (20/1/2015)

Notice of Auction

17/2/2015

28/1/2015

Sealed bid window opens

18/2/2015

29/1/2015

Sealed bid window closes

24/2/2015

4/2/2015

Allocation & Audit complete

12/3/2015

20/2/2015

SoS confirms the auction outcome or cancels the round

16/3/2015

24/2/2015

Notify applicants of CfD award

18/3/2015

26/2/2015

Contracts processed and distributed

19/3/2015 – 1/4/2015

27/2/2015 – 12/3/2015

Last day for contracts to be signed

17/4/2015

27/3/2015

Earliest possible date for first CfD payments made to generators

n/a

29/4/2015

 

 

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