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Changes to the ELEXON Portal’s password policy17 February 2020
Consultation on reducing the Credit Assessment Price to £36/MWh13 February 2020
BSC Panel to take faster action against electricity company failure31 January 2020
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Wind generation output in December was the highest all year21 January 2020
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P401: Governance arrangements for BSC Panel Alternates
Existing provisions are ambiguous on BSC Panel Alternates contribution to a quorum. Likewise in respect of the contribution of BSC Panel Members or Alternates attending by teleconference or similar means to a quorum. Existing provisions have the potential to unduly...
P400: BSC Panel Modification Business via Video/Teleconference
Currently, paragraph 4.4.7 of BSC Section B explicitly prevents the Panel from conducting Modification Business by tele/video conference except in the case of Urgent Modification Proposals. This is overly restrictive and could, in the event that a quorum of Panel...
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...
Latest Change Proposals
CP1528 ‘CoP4 clarification of BSC Party responsibility for Commissioning of measurement transformers that the BSC Party adopts’
Where Metering Equipment has been installed by a non-BSC Party, the BSC places obligations on the Registrant to ensure that its MOA performs the required Commissioning of all Metering Equipment in accordance with CoP4, which includes Commissioning and testing of...
CP1527 ‘Increase the minimum data storage capacity for Settlement Outstations and mandate specific selectable integration periods for Metering Codes of Practice’
CP1527 proposes the following changes: Increase the minimum data storage capacity for Settlement Outstations to 250 days per Outstation channel, at 30 minutes integration periods, for CoPs 1, 2, 3, 5 and 10; and Mandate specific, selectable, integration periods for...