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Grid capacity in Wales

Inquiry

The Committee has launched an inquiry which will explore the implications of grid capacity issues for the energy sector in Wales, particularly in relation to Wales meeting its net zero targets. 

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This inquiry is no longer accepting evidence

The deadline for submissions was Thursday 31 March 2022.

Reports, special reports and government responses

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Oral evidence transcripts

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8 June 2022
Inquiry Grid capacity in Wales
Witnesses Rt Hon Greg Hands MP (Minister of State at Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy), and Paul Van Heyningen (Deputy Director, Net Zero Electricity Networks at Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy)
Committees Welsh Affairs Committee
Oral Evidence
18 May 2022
Inquiry Grid capacity in Wales
Witnesses Julie James MS (Minister for Climate Change at Welsh Government)
Committees Welsh Affairs Committee
Oral Evidence
27 April 2022
Inquiry Grid capacity in Wales
Witnesses Ben Godfrey (Distribution System Operator Manager at Western Power Distribution), Malcolm Bebbington (Head of Future Systems Strategy, SP Energy Networks at Scottish Power), and Roisin Quinn (Director of Customer Connections at National Grid NGET)
Committees Welsh Affairs Committee
Oral Evidence
GRD0031 - Grid capacity in Wales
Witnesses Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Committees Welsh Affairs Committee
Written Evidence
GRD0030 - Grid capacity in Wales
Witnesses RenewableUK Cymru
Committees Welsh Affairs Committee
Written Evidence
GRD0023 - Grid capacity in Wales
Witnesses Ørsted
Committees Welsh Affairs Committee
Written Evidence

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