‘Introducing ELEXON’ seminar

This one-day seminar provides a useful overview of the balancing mechanism and imbalance settlement processes and how the different industry bodies interact with them.

The seminar dates for 2018 are 14 February, 18 April, 20 June, 19 September, 21 November.

What topics will be covered?

  • ELEXON and the BSC – the basics
  • Imbalance Settlement
  • Imbalance Prices
  • Supplier Volume Allocation
  • National Grid’s role as National Electricity Transmission System Operator (NETSO)
  • Electricity Market Reform (EMR)
  • BSC changes
  • New technologies: opportunities and challenges

Who can attend?

It will be useful to you if you are a newcomer to the industry, have recently entered the market, or are in the process of doing so, or have changed roles within the energy sector.


Our seminar is free for BSC Parties, organisations who are currently in the market entry process, not-for-profit organisations and students.

For any organisations or individuals who don’t fall under the above categories, the fee for attending the seminar is £390 (including VAT) per person.

How do I register?

You can register for the seminar of your choice by clicking on one of the following links:

Due to the increasing popularity of our seminars, we can only accommodate a maximum of five attendees per company to allow as many people from across the industry to attend as possible.

Location and timings

The seminar runs from 10:00-15:50 at ELEXON’s offices.

Feedback from previous participants 

We have received some great feedback from previous seminars:

‘I found the knowledge of the speakers really came through in their enthusiasm and discussions during their presentations. They were all extremely engaging and were able to discuss their individual topics by bringing them to life with real time examples.’

‘The ELEXON presentations outlining ELEXON’s role and the function of the BSC were extremely helpful. Having it explained in person really cemented my understanding.’

‘It was an excellent seminar, the experts clearly were experts in their fields and keen to share their knowledge.’

Bespoke and specialist training services

We often receive a high volume of registrations from larger suppliers, so if you are from a large company, we would be happy to arrange a tailored session for you and your colleagues.

If you would like to discuss training options or to arrange a tailored session, please email ELEXON’s communications team.

The Balancing and Settlement Code arrangements are complex. To support our customers, we offer a variety of training courses, which can be tailored to an individual or group needs.

Find out more about specialist training courses on our training page.



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