Formal title: Mandatory Capability to Record Reactive Power Demand (kvar) Values in Code of Practice 5 (CoP5) Meters
Following a Working Group on Absent and Erroneous Reactive Power Data Elexon has raised CP1296. This is one of 4 CPs (1296, 1297, 1298 and 1299) which have resulted from the group’s work. CP1296 recommends an amendment to Code of Practice 5 (CoP5), to require that the Meter has the capability to record Demand (kvar) values for Reactive Import and Reactive Export.
CP1296 was raised on 05 June 2009. CP1296 was issued for Industry Impact Assessment as part of CPC00662. Both the ISG and the SVG approved this CP and it was implemented as part of the February 2010 Release.