Latest News and Circulars
Wider Access Impact Assessment and new Testing Strategy published4 November 2019
Streamlining the Balancing and Settlement Code24 October 2019
GMT time change to impact Settlement Periods22 October 2019
ELEXON tops Ofgem’s latest Code Administrators’ performance survey14 October 2019
Design Working Group’s Target Operating Model receives preliminary Ofgem approval7 October 2019
Update on industry testing for Wider Access and Project TERRE4 October 2019
P395 ‘Excluding generators from BM Unit Gross Demand and the calculation of EMR Supplier Charges’
Currently the BM Unit Gross Demand Report attributes to Suppliers electricity they have provided to generators (including storage facilities) operated by Generation Licensees, which falls outside the definition of ‘supply’ in the Electricity Act 1989. The Department for Business, Energy...
P394 ‘Removal of Unused BSC Provisions’
Solution P394 seeks to remove text from the BSC which relates to provisions that have been identified as unused or expired. The provisions are: Dual Notifications; Joint BM Units; Party and NETA Funding; BSC Section I ‘Transitional Arrangements for the...
P393 ‘Disapplication of Supplier Charge SP01’
Solution P393 seeks to set Supplier Charge SP01 to zero in BSC Section S Annex S-1 Background Currently over 90% of total Supplier Charges are levied against SP01 ‘Delivery of Routine Performance Monitoring Reports’. Supplier Charges are intended to charge...
Latest Change Proposals
CP1523 ‘D0312 Process Alignment’
CP1523 seeks to include a footnote in BSCP501 ‘Supplier Meter Registration Service’ to highlight that D0312 data flows are not required to be sent from a Supplier that has been end-dated in Market Domain Data. This CP is necessary due...
CP1522 ‘Updates to BSCP520 to align with working practices and UMSUG recommendations’
CP1522 seeks to address the following issues with BSC Procedure (BSCP) 520 ‘Unmetered Supplies Registered in SMRS’: The requirement for Meter Administrators to calculate reactive power is redundant; The split of responsibilities for Unmetered Supplies between the LDSO and the...