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We want your views on an expansion to the 2009 Carbon Capture Readiness (CCR) requirements, in partnership with the UK Government.

How to respond

Consultation ends:
22 September 2021
Consultation launched:

Additional information

We are seeking views on changes to the requirements for power plants including:

  • removing the 300 MW minimum capacity threshold,
  • moving the requirements from the planning consent process to the environmental permitting process,
  • extending the scheme to a wider range of technologies,
  • introducing the option to comply through hydrogen conversion or another future decarbonisation technology.

This consultation is being held on GOV.UK