20.09.2018 – Carbon compensation scheme evaluation

The department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) has hired Economic Insight to evaluate the impact of carbon compensation schemes on energy intensive industries (EIIs).  The compensation schemes are intended to mitigate the impact of energy policies that disproportionately impact energy costs for industries with high energy usage.  Our work will blend extensive qualitative…

13.09.2018 – Utility Week Congress Sponsorship

Economic Insight sponsors Utility Week Congress 2018.  Ian Thompson, one of our Senior Consultants, will speak about balancing uncertainty of returns and incentive power in the RIIO-2 price control. The conference gathers industry stakeholders and experts who discuss the key developments in the utilities sector and will be held in Birmingham on 9th and 10th October 2018.

12.09.2018 – Healthcare UK Appointment

Healthcare UK – a joint initiative of the Department of Health and Social Care, NHS England and the Department for International Trade – have hired Economic Insight to develop a robust evidence base on the overseas demand for healthcare education and training.  Our work will include providing a detailed financial model of the education and…

30.08.2018 – CAA Consultation

The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) is currently consulting on its approach to the economic regulation of Gatwick Airport Limited going forward.  Economic Insight responded to the CAA’s consultation.  We believe the Q6 commitment framework, developed through engagement with key stakeholders, is – in the main – an effective way to encourage a competitive service offer…

12.07.2018 – Economic Insight speaks at the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority’s 2018 stakeholder summit

At the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority’s 2018 stakeholder summit, Ian Thompson, a Senior Consultant at Economic Insight, presented the findings of our work on the economic impact of Magnox sites.  Our work, which has also been published recently, quantifies the impact that the Magnox sites currently have on their local economies and explores what their potential…