SMART ENERGY AND STORAGE Area overview See all work areas Market insight Our publications Local supply paper: 3rd edition The third edition of this paper focuses on the most recent innovations and thinking in local supply models. It looks at where there are sources of value from a more local approach, which can then be reflected in lower tariffs for demand customers and a better price for local generation. The purpose of this paper is to help community organisations and suppliers understand how the electricity supply market is changing, what the emerging local supply models are and the key considerations and challenges to making them work. Download the third edition Previous editions of the paper provide more information on more established local supply models, such as white labels, sleeving and energy service companies. You can find the 2nd edition here.