Energy NPS

What has been published?

The documents below have been published alongside this consultation document.

Revised draft Energy National Policy Statements

Revised draft Overarching National Policy Statement for Energy (EN-1)   
Revised draft National Policy Statement for Fossil Fuel Electricity Generating Infrastructure (EN-2)   
Revised draft National Policy Statement for Renewable Energy Infrastructure (EN-3)
Revised draft National Policy Statement for Gas Supply Infrastructure and Gas and Oil Pipelines (EN-4)
Revised draft National Policy Statement for Electricity Networks Infrastructure (EN-5)
Revised draft National Policy Statement for Nuclear Power Generation (EN-6) – Vol I
Revised draft National Policy Statement for Nuclear Power Generation (EN-6) – Vol II

Revised Appraisals of Sustainability and Habitats Regulations Assessments

Revised Appraisal of Sustainability for EN-1
Revised Appraisal of Sustainability for EN-2
Revised Appraisal of Sustainability for EN-3
Revised Appraisal of Sustainability for EN-4
Revised Appraisal of Sustainability for EN-5
Revised Appraisals of Sustainability for EN-6 including a main report and site reports
Draft Appraisal of Sustainability monitoring strategy
Revised Habitats Regulations Assessment for EN-1
Revised Habitats Regulations Assessment for EN-2
Revised Habitats Regulations Assessment for EN-3
Revised Habitats Regulations Assessment for EN-4
Revised Habitats Regulations Assessment for EN-5
Revised Habitats Regulations Assessments for EN-6 including a main report and site reports
    

Other

Revised Impact Assessment
The Impact Assessment analyses the administrative costs and benefits of proposed Government interventions to business, the public sector and the third sector (voluntary organisations).

Government response to consultation on the Energy NPSs
The Government response identifies the key themes that were raised during the consultation on all the Energy National Policy Statements, and sets out the Government’s views on the points raised. It also provides further discussion of key changes that have been made to the NPS and the reasons why Braystones, Kirksanton and Dungeness have been found to be unsuitable.

Government response to Parliamentary scrutiny of the Energy National Policy Statements
This responds to the Parliamentary Scrutiny that the Energy NPSs have undergone to date, including Grand Committee in the House of Lords and the outputs of the Select Committee on Energy and Climate Change’s consideration of the NPSs.