Details about the Balancing and Settlement Code (BSC), the ground rules for the electricity system, and the wider electricity industry in Great Britain
Elexon compares how much electricity generators and suppliers say they will produce or consume with actual volumes. We work out a price for the difference and transfer funds. This involves taking 1.25 million meter readings every day.
Elexon compares how much electricity generators and suppliers say they will produce or consume with actual volumes. We work out a price for the difference and transfer funds.
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. The Balancing and Settlement Code Company (BSCCo) is administered by Elexon.
Regular training sessions are run for people involved in the electricity industry. These include an overview of the BSC and specific sessions of key parts of working in the electricity industry.
The electricity market is made up from a number of roles. Once a company has acceded to the electricity market using the Market Entry process they will want to understand more about the operational and compliance aspects of being in the market.
This page highlights these industry-wide changes and will enable companies to understand when and how the changes will become operational.
There are a number of teams at Elexon which have public facing roles. If you do not find the contact information for the team you require, please contact the Communications Team.
Elexon monitors and responds to industry-wide consultations that may hav