Energy Storage APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 05/11/2019

Note: This APPG was last registered on 5th Nov 2019. The APPG was not registered in the latest release of 6th Oct 2021 and may be defunct.

To engage parliamentarians interested in energy storage technologies and their applications, bringing them together with businesses, NGOs, and experts in the field of energy storage to share information, promote awareness and debate future policy options.

Note: All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) are informal, cross-party groups formed by MPs and Members of the House of Lords who share a common interest in a particular policy area, region or country. APPGs have no official status within Parliament.


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Recent Documents related to Energy Storage

1. Funding for innovative smart energy systems
31/03/2020 - Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
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Found: BEIS Energy Storage Cost Reduction Competition Summary Project Details o Technology

2. Storage at Scale competition: project winner
18/06/2020 - Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
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Found: Notice Storage at Scale competition: project winner Funding for demonstrating

3. Storage cost and technical assumptions for electricity storage technologies
24/08/2020 - Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
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Found: Storage cost and technical assumptions for BEIS Summary document 8 August 2018 Department

4. Storage cost and technical assumptions for electricity storage technologies
24/08/2020 - Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
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Found: analysis Storage cost and technical assumptions for electricity storage technologies

5. Funding for innovative smart energy systems
31/03/2020 - Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
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Found: ENERGY STORAGE FEASIBILITY STUDY COMPETITION Competition Guidance Notes January 2017

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Energy Storage

1. Infrastructure Planning (Electricity Storage Facilities) Order 2020
27/10/2020 - Grand Committee

1: before the House 14 July 2020.Electricity storage will play a crucial role in helping us meet net - Speech Link

2. Carbon Capture and Storage
20/10/2021 - Westminster Hall

1: That this House has considered carbon capture and storage.It is an honour to serve under your chairmanship - Speech Link
2: century we have reversed natural carbon capture and storage at an astonishing rate as we have dug up the fossil - Speech Link

3. Energy Prices: Electricity Bills
13/10/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: they have made of the rising costs of wholesale energy prices, and of their impact on household electricity - Speech Link
2: which account for 25% of the total, but ensure that energy companies pay for the green infrastructure from - Speech Link
3: gas prices. But as with every other utility, the energy companies pass through the cost of investment in - Speech Link

4. Energy Digitalisation and Smart Technology Strategies
20/07/2021 - Written Statements

1: by 2050, delivering on commitments made in the Energy White Paper.First, the Government have today - Speech Link

5. Decarbonising the UK: Role of Shipping Emissions
14/09/2021 - Westminster Hall

1: need to utilise carbon capture, utilisation and storage technologies—CCUS—to decarbonise.The North - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Energy Storage
1. Energy: Storage
asked by: Alan Whitehead
02/02/2021
... what discussions he has had with the Chancellor of the Exchequer on the introduction of a revenue floor mechanism to support long duration energy storage.

2. Energy: Storage
asked by: Alan Brown
04/10/2019
... when the Government plans to amend the Electricity Act 1989 to define electricity storage as a distinct subset of generation.

3. Energy: Storage
asked by: Alan Brown
28/03/2018
... when the Government plans to amend the Electricity Act 1989 in line with that action.

4. Energy: Storage
asked by: Layla Moran
20/03/2018
... what assessment his Department has made of the effect of business rate rises for onsite battery storage on the development of the UK battery storage market.

5. Energy: Storage
asked by: Lord Goldsmith of Richmond Park
15/03/2018
... what representations he has received on the levels of business rates levied on properties used for onsite battery storage; and what assessment he has made of the effect of those levels of business rates on the battery storage sector.

Latest Questions
Former APPG Members
Alan Whitehead Portrait
Alan Whitehead
Vice-Chair
Labour - Southampton, Test
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
Hywel Williams Portrait
Hywel Williams
Vice-Chair
Plaid Cymru - Arfon
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 21st November 2018
James Heappey Portrait
James Heappey
Vice Chair
Conservative - Wells
Joined: 24th November 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Tom Blenkinsop Portrait
Tom Blenkinsop
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland
Joined: 24th November 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Callum McCaig Portrait
Callum McCaig
Vice Chair
Scottish National Party - Former Member for Aberdeen South
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 12th October 2016
No other APPG Memberships
Jonathan Reynolds Portrait
Jonathan Reynolds
Vice Chair
Labour (Co-op) - Stalybridge and Hyde
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 12th October 2016
Benefits in Kind
Date
12 Sep 2018
Source
Renewable Energy Association
Description
Secretariat   From : 12/09/2018 To : 11/09/2019
Value
£12,001
Date
12 Sep 2017
Source
Renewable Energy Association
Description
Secretariat   From : 12/09/2017 To : 11/09/2018
Value
£12,001
Date
18 Oct 2016
Source
Renewable Energy Association
Description
Secretariat   From : 18/10/2016 To : 30/10/2017
Value
£12,001
Date
24 Jun 2015
Source
Renewable Energy Association
Description
Secretariat   From : 24/06/2015 To : 31/12/2015
Value
£6,001
Financial Benefits Received
Date
15 Jul 2019
Source
ECA
Value
£3,000
Date
25 Feb 2019
Source
UK Power Networks
Value
£3,000
Date
20 Dec 2017
Source
Renewable Energy Association
Value
£8,013
Date
16 Feb 2017
Source
Eaton
Value
£6,000
Date
21 Apr 2016
Source
Good Energy
Value
£2,500
Date
29 Feb 2016
Source
AES UK & Ireland
Value
£2,500
Date
28 Nov 2015
Source
DNV GL Energy
Value
£2,500