Energy secretary, Greg Clark, delivered a speech regarding a new set of principles to steer future development of the energy market, during which he declared the energy trilemma to be over. He replaced the trilemma with four key principles that will be applied to energy policy hereafter. These principles reflect the fact that the agenda is moving forward but inevitably raise questions of their own.
The recent cases of both Spark Energy and Extra Energy failing reflects the dynamic nature of the energy sector.
A recent House of Commons Library report highlighted the current position regarding our relationship with the EU and the fact that it has led to uncertainty in terms of climate change, energy and related topics.