P344 IWG 3: Half Hourly Data Aggregator processes
This industry working group is developing the processes and the associated Code Subsidiary Documents (CSDs) changes required to implement one requirement of the P344 ‘Project TERRE’ solution:
- Half Hourly Data Aggregators shall be required to submit Half Hourly metered volume data for SVA Metering System Numbers in Secondary BM Units to Settlement
Proposed changes to impacted documents were issued for industry review 17 October – 14 November 2018
- NETA IDD Part 1
- NETW IDD Part 2
Background to P344 ‘Project TERRE’
P344 ‘Project TERRE’ seeks to align the Balancing and Settlement Code with the European Balancing Project TERRE (Trans European Replacement Reserves Exchange) requirements. This will allow the implementation of the TERRE balancing product at national level and ensure compliance with the European Electricity Balancing Guideline (EBGL).
The BSC Panel has recommended to the Authority (at its 14 June 2018 meeting) that it approve the P344 Alternative Modification (mandatory sharing of Half Hourly (HH) delivered volumes with the customer’s Supplier) and reject the Proposed Modification (customer consent required for sharing HH delivered volumes with the customer’s Supplier).
The Authority approved the Proposed Modification on 24 August 2018 for implementation on 28 February 2019 (February 2019 BSC Release).
Elexon’s technical solutions
- Foundation programme
This IWG is part of a collection of groups that will focus on the implementation of Project TERRE and its impact on the UK electricity industry.