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Introducing ELEXON seminar

ELEXON runs regular training sessions for people involved in the electricity industry. This one-day seminar provides a useful overview of the balancing mechanism and imbalance settlement processes and how the different industry bodies interact with them.

What topics will be covered?

  • ELEXON and the BSC – the basics
  • Imbalance Settlement
  • Imbalance Prices
  • Supplier Volume Allocation
  • Electricity Market Reform (EMR)
  • New technologies: opportunities and challenges
  • National Grid’s role as National Electricity Transmission System Operator (NETSO)
  • BSC changes

Who can attend?

This seminar will interest newcomers to the industry or customers who have recently entered the market and want to gain a high level understanding of the BSC arrangements and roles of other market participants.

Costs

Our seminar is free for BSC Parties, organisations who are currently in the market entry process, not-for-profit organisations and students.

For any organisations or individuals who don’t fall under the above categories, the fee for attending the seminar is £390 (including VAT) per person.

How do I register?

You can register for the seminar of your choice by clicking on one of the following links:

Due to the increasing popularity of our seminars, we can only accommodate a maximum of five attendees per company to allow as many people from across the industry to attend as possible.

The seminar is very popular so if you can’t see the online registration form, this means that the event is full. However, we do occasionally receive cancellations and we will be happy to add you to our waiting lists.

Location and timings

The seminar runs from 10:00-15:50 at ELEXON’s offices.

Specialist and tailored training services

We often receive a high volume of registrations from larger suppliers, so if you are from a large company, we would be happy to arrange a tailored session for you and your colleagues.

The Balancing and Settlement Code arrangements are complex. To support our customers, we offer a variety of training courses, which can be tailored to an individual or group needs.

If you would like to discuss training options or to arrange a tailored session, please email communications@elexon.co.uk.

Feedback from previous participants

We have received some great feedback from previous seminars:

‘I found the knowledge of the speakers really came through in their enthusiasm and discussions during their presentations. They were all extremely engaging and were able to discuss their individual topics by bringing them to life with real time examples.’

‘The ELEXON presentations outlining ELEXON’s role and the function of the BSC were extremely helpful. Having it explained in person really cemented my understanding.’

‘It was an excellent seminar, the experts clearly were experts in their fields and keen to share their knowledge.’