FES is a set of scenarios that are projected out from the present to 2050 and are the output of an annual stakeholder consultation process regarding the future of the energy landscape and can be
used to frame discussions and perform stress tests.
They form the starting point for all transmission network and investment planning and also used in analysis to identify future operability challenges and potential solutions to meet those challenges.
The document covers the model inputs to the scenario analysis, new technologies, social and
economic developments, government policies and progress against targets.