Delivering a smart and secure electricity system: implementation

Closed 21 Jun 2024

Opened 16 Apr 2024


The Smart Secure Electricity Systems (SSES) Programme is designed to create the technical and regulatory frameworks to enable the untapped flexibility from small scale devices, such as domestic electric vehicle charge points and heat pumps. It should contribute to electricity system decarbonisation in a way that protects consumers and the electricity system.

The consultation is open to anyone to respond, but will primarily be of interest to:

  • energy and technology companies
  • energy smart appliance manufacturers
  • consumer and environmental groups
  • innovators, and third party intermediaries in energy and / or other sectors

Read the consultation documents on GOV.UK.


  • Large businesses (over 250 staff)
  • Medium business (50 to 250 staff)
  • Oil and Gas


  • Security and resilience
  • Electricity