We like to keep you updated with our latest thinking across the range of sectors and industries we work in. Our briefings cover different topics we’ve been working on, and we also publish some of our reports and presentations here. Use the filters below to find, read and download from our library of publications.
THE TOUGH TASK OF ROLLING OUT UNIVERSAL SUPERFAST BROADBAND
A POTENTIAL POWER MANAGER
WINE RATINGS AND PRICES
IMPROVING CUSTOMER SERVICE IN THE WATER SECTOR
Who’s Who Legal (WWL) has today published its 2018 list of leading consultants, economists, and experts witnesses working in the energy sector. Globally a total of 12 Frontier consultants have been listed, making us the leading firm worldwide in the sector.
The Chambers of Industry and Commerce from Aachen, Cologne and the Middle Lower Rhine (IHK) today published a study by Frontier and ETR, analysing the importance of energy as a value adding factor for the region.
Kurzstudie im Auftrag von IHK Aachen, IHK Köln und IHK Mittlerer Niederrhein
THE ECONOMICS OF PANINI WORLD CUP FOOTBALL STICKERS
Matthew Bell, Director in Frontier’s Public Policy team has been awarded an OBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list 2018 for services to climate change.
Which?, the largest UK consumer body, has today published a literature review by Frontier on the costs and benefits associated with the use of consumer data. Our review informed Which?’s latest consumer data report “Control, Alt or Delete – the future of Consumer data” which was launched in London today.
Today, UK Cabinet ministers have approved plans for a third runway at Heathrow, which has been operating at full capacity for over 10 years. Parliament will have a final vote on the matter in the coming weeks. We worked closely with Heathrow Airport to highlight its economic case for expansion.
Frontier are excited to announce the relocation of our office in Dublin, as of 1st June 2018. We hope that our new, larger space in Ireland’s capital city will enable us to continue expanding the service we provide our clients across Europe and beyond.
George Houpis and Eleanor Monaghan today spoke at the 26th conference on Postal and Delivery Economics in Split. Their presentation was part of the session on evolving business models and focused on the question as to whether product differentiation and the strength of a brand explain market outcomes in postal markets.
Christoph Riechmann, Director in Frontier’s energy practice, spoke today at the European Commission Energy Infrastructure Forum in Copenhagen. Christoph presented the key results of a Frontier study commissioned by the trade association of German pipeline operators, FNB Gas, on the future role of gas infrastructure in a decarbonised economy. He emphasised that the existing gas […]
Rob Francis, Associate Director at Frontier Economics, today spoke at a conference exploring water industry performance and the regulatory application of cost assessment in the English and Welsh water sector.
UPTAKE ACROSS RETAILER LOYALTY SCHEMES
A PEER REVIEW COMMISSIONED BY SSE
Michael Zähringer and Catherine Galano, managers in Frontier’s Energy team, today gave a presentation at the “Photovoltaic self-consumption: regulatory frameworks and business models” conference hosted by the German-French office for the Energy Transition in Paris.
Japanese trading and investment conglomerate Marubeni Corporation, together with an infrastructure fund established by Toesca Administradora General de Fondos, have reached an agreement to acquire a 100% stake of GasValpo SpA to enter into the natural gas distribution business in South America. Frontier advised Marubeni during the process, providing regulatory and commercial due diligence support.
The transition to a low-carbon economy will require the development of projects that deliver innovation and learning. Cadent, the UK’s biggest gas distribution network, has been developing the recent HyNet North West project which aims to convert industrial sites in the North West of England to hydrogen, which is zero-carbon at point of use. Cadent has today published details of this project along with a Frontier report assessing how HyNet North West could be funded.