EL02007: BSC Central Services Planned Downtime: Tuesday 26 March 2013 [137.4 Kb]
Issue Date: 19 March 2013
There will be a ‘planned BSC Agent downtime’ for the BSC Central Services between 04:57 (GMT) and 09:15 (GMT) on Tuesday 26 March 2013. The downtime is required to carry out an essential technology fix and is as a result of investigations carried out on the ECVAA System Failure that occurred on Friday 08 March 2013 (ELEXON Circular EL02005).
EL02006: BSC Central Services Restored [127.7 Kb]
Issue Date: 13 March 2013
Further to ELEXON Circular EL02004, you are advised that the planned downtime completed successfully at 09:15hrs GMT on 13 March 2013. The BSC Central Services are now restored.
EL01999: ECVAA Systems issue: Friday 22 February 2013 [127.7 Kb]
Issue Date: 22 February 2013
The BSC Central Systems is currently experiencing issues with ECVAA. You therefore may have experienced delays receiving Acknowledgements and Negative Acknowledgements for Volume Notifications submitted between from approximately 11:15 GMT on Friday 22 February 2013.
EL01998: More Frequent Updates of Wind Forecast Data [76.1 Kb]
Issue Date: 30 January 2013
The Balancing Mechanism Reporting Service (BMRS) publishes a forecast of wind generation output that is provided by National Grid (the Transmission Company). Currently this forecast is updated once per day, shortly before 17:00 UK time. With effect from 28 February 2013 it will be updated four times per day, at approximately 03:00, 09:00, 15:00 and 21:00 GMT.