What are the Approved weather stations?
The temperature data is provided to the SVA Agent on a daily basis by the Meteorological Office and is collected for each GSP Group from weather stations that are approved for use by the Supplier Volume Allocation Group (SVG). You can download a list of the approved weather stations on the Elexon Portal.
What data is used in Profiling?
The Profile Administrator collects half-hourly demand data from customers in the profiling samples. The Profile Administrator uses temperature data from each GSP Group in the creation of Profiling data. The Supplier Volume Allocation Agent (SVA Agent) uses the out-turn temperature data to calculate Daily Profile Coefficients.
What are the Profile Classes?
Profile Class 1 – Domestic Unrestricted Customers Profile Class 2 – Domestic Economy 7 Customers Profile Class 3 – Non-Domestic Unrestricted Customers Profile Class 4 – Non-Domestic Economy 7 Customers Profile Class 5 – Non-Domestic Maximum Demand (MD) Customers with a Peak Load Factor (LF) of less than 20% Profile Class 6 – Non-Domestic Maximum […]
What is a Load Profile?
A Load Profile represents the pattern of electricity usage by day and by year for the average customer in one of eight Profile Classes. Profile Classes 1 and 2 are for domestic premises and Classes 3 to 8 are for non-domestic premises. We create Profiles for each of these Profile Classes by randomly selecting sites […]