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BSC & Codes

  • Balancing & Settlement Code

    The Balancing and Settlement Code (BSC) is a legal document which defines the rules and governance for the balancing mechanism and imbalance settlement processes of electricity in Great Britain.

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  • Related Documents

    This section contains each type of Code Subsidiary Document that sit under the BSC.

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  • BSC Costs & Charges

    ELEXON’s costs and the contracted costs of BSC Agents are paid for by BSC Parties as described in Section D of the BSC...

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  • BSC Signatories & Qualified Persons

    BSC Signatories are all parties that have acceded to the Balancing and Settlement Code (BSC).

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  • BSC Simple Guides

    The Balancing and Settlement Code (BSC) is a lengthy legal document. The following guides provide a good starting point for understanding what each part of the BSC covers.

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  • BSC Guidance Notes

    BSC Guidance Notes provides information on topics associated to the BSC.

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  • Code Administration Code of Practice (CACoP)

    CACoP is the Code Administration Code of Practice which sets out principles for the administrators of the industry codes that underpin the electricity and gas wholesale and retail markets.

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  • EU Legislation Directly Impacting on the BSC

    This page is a one-stop shop repository of European Union legislation that directly impacts on the BSC systems and processes. Below you will find copies of REMIT and the REMIT Implementing Act, and the latest version of the draft Electricity Balancing Guideline, amongst other legislation.

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