Latest News and Circulars
Supplier Charges values and GSP Group liability caps: 2020/2126 June 2020
Government decides outcome from April’s smart meter consultation22 June 2020
Project MARI Workgroups begin next week19 June 2020
BSC Panel Election 2020 – process begins15 June 2020
COVID-19: Submitting estimates during Lockdown8 June 2020
ELEXON deploys technical changes to support Project TERRE4 June 2020
P409 ‘Aligning BMRS Reporting Requirements with the Clean Energy Package’
The EU’s Clean Energy Package requires that: “Transmission system operators or their delegated operators shall publish, as close to real time as possible but with a delay after delivery of no more than 30 minutes, the current system balance of...
P408 ‘Simplifying the Output Usable Data Process’
Grid Code (GC) Modification GC0130 seeks to simplify the process for Generators to submit outage information to National Grid Electricity System Operator (NGESO), and to reduce duplication in the data submission process. This data is used by NGESO to calculate...
P407 ‘Project MARI’
Article 20 of the EBGL (Commission Regulation (EU) 2017/2195) requires Transmission System Operators (TSOs) to establish a platform for the exchange of balancing energy from manually activated frequency restoration reserves (mFRR) by July 2022. To achieve this, the European Network...
Latest Change Proposals
CP1529 ‘Earlier initiation of Supplier Agreed Meter Readings process’
The Issue 86 workgroup identified that Suppliers currently have to wait 30 WD before initiating the Supplier Agreed Meter Readings process, when CoS readings are missing. Following implementation of the Switching Programme, where one of the main aims of programme...
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...
In this ELEXON Insight, Emma Tribe explains why this was the case and shows the trends for negative System Prices in April and May 2020.