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Wind generation output in December was the highest all year21 January 2020
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Independent aggregators get Wider Access to the Balancing Mechanism11 December 2019
P344 and Wider Access & TERRE Release update6 December 2019
P399 – BSAD Identity Visibility
P399 seeks to include a new identifier field in the Balancing Services Adjustment Data (BSAD). Currently, each Balancing Adjustment Action taken outside the Balancing Mechanism is reported with a unique sequential number. The Proposer contends that this does not identify...
P398 Increasing access to BSC Data
In June 2019 the Energy Data Task Force (EDTF) published its report ‘A Strategy for a Modern Digitalised Energy System’. One of its recommendations was that the energy sector should ‘adopt the principle that Energy System Data should be Presumed...
P397 ‘Assessing the costs and benefits of adjusting Parties’ Imbalances following a demand disconnection’
Settlement Adjustment Processes (also known as the ‘bottom-up’ processes) introduced into the Balancing and Settlement Code (BSC) under P305 ‘Electricity Balancing Significant Code Review Developments’ in November 2015 may not be efficient to run in all circumstances, for example, when...
Latest Change Proposals
CP1525 ‘Improving the involvement of the LDSO in the fault resolution process’
The CP also describes the communication process that should be used to ensure that relevant parties are informed of the action taken. This will address inconsistencies with LDSO involvement in fault resolution, specifically ambiguity around timescales and the process for...
CP1524 ‘Improving the communication methods in the fault rectification process’
This CP implements that recommendations of Issue 73 ‘Review of fault management and resolution timescales’. The proposed change includes: the creation of a bespoke suite of communication flows to enable more effective commuications relating to the resolution of faults on...