Other Publications


Distributional and Competition Aspects of Energy Pricing
A memorial lecture for Gill Owen by Prof Martin Cave OBE
Monday 17 July 2017
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2016 Annual Review
Sustainability First
July 2017
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Engaged, or just good friends? - An exploration of retail electricity and gas pricing and 'sticky customers' 
A discussion paper by Jon Bird, Associate, Sustainability First
April 2017
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Innovate UK / Tempus Project – The Global Electricity Revolution for Consumers - Interim Paper  
Clare Dudeney & Judith Ward, Sustainability First
June 2016
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2015 Annual Review
Sustainability First
June 2016
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Smarter, fairer? - Cost-reflectivity and socialisation of costs in domestic electricity prices
A discussion paper by Jon Bird, Associate, Sustainability First
March 2016
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Smart Meter Data & Public Interest Issues
A ‘research challenge’ launched by TEDDINET, the Centre for Sustainable Energy and Sustainability First
March 2016

 
Assessment of DNOs action on consumer vulnerability
A report prepared for Ofgem by Frontier Economics with Sustainability First
January 2016
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Sustainability First at Fifteen
Five big ideas for sustainability
December 2015
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Future potential for DSR in GB
A report prepared for DECC by Frontier Economics with support from Sustainability First
October 2015
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Let's Get It Right - A Suggested Framework for Low Carbon Interventions
A discussion paper by Jon Bird, Associate, Sustainability first
June 2015
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CLNR - Lessons Learnt Report - Customer Trial Equipment Installations
Clare Dudeney and Judith Ward, Sustainability First
February 2015
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Water Consumers – Today and Tomorrow: Aligning the short and long-term interests of
water and sewerage consumers
A discussion paper by Sharon Darcy, Associate, Sustainability first
September 2013
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CLNR - Lessons from Trial Recruitment - Sustainability First paper
Rebekah Phillips, Gill Owen & Judith Ward
24 July 2013
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UKERC - GB Electricity Demand Workshop - UKERC Report
May 2013
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Demand side response in the domestic sector - a literature review of major trials
By Frontier Economics & Sustainability First
August 2012
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Review of the UK fuel poverty measure : a report for Ofgem
By Gill Owen
Published 2010
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Gas Smart Meters for GB Homes : New Smart Tariffs and Smart Pre-Payment
By Gill Owen and Judith Ward
June 2010
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Smart Tariffs and Household Demand Response for Great Britain
By Gill Owen and Judith Ward
March 2010
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Smart pre-payment in Great Britain
By Gill Owen and Judith Ward
March 2010
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Water, Water, Everywhere? Sustainable water use
By John Hobson and Andrew Derry
April 2009
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International Smart Meter Trials - Selected Case Studies
May 2008
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The Consumer Implications of Smart Meters. A Report for the National Consumer Council
By Gill Owen and Judith Ward
July 2008
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Smart meters in Great Britain: the next steps?
By Gill Owen and Judith Ward
July 2007
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Thinking outside the bin: towards a new strategy for waste
By John Hobson and Colin Roberts
April 2006
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Smart meters: commercial, regulatory and policy drivers
By Gill Owen and Judith Ward
March 2006
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Economic regulation and sustainability policy
By Gill Owen
June 2004
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Annual Reports

These provide an overview of our work in the year in question 

Annual Overview 2015
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Annual Report 2013 & 2014
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Annual Report 2012
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Annual Report 2011
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