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View Smaller generators can now be paid for providing system restoration services

Smaller generators can now be paid for providing system restoration services

Elexon, the Balancing and Settlement Code (BSC) Manager, has implemented a change to the BSC so that smaller, distribution-connected generators that are not BSC Parties are treated the same as larger generators for payments under the BSC if system restoration services are needed.

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View Elexon to administer a support scheme to grow the green economy

Elexon to administer a support scheme to grow the green economy

Source: Elexon Corporate Website

From this month (April 2024) Elexon will be administering a new scheme for around 340 energy intensive industries in Great Britain, to compensate them for the cost of network charges on their electricity bills.

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View CP1594 CP Consultation relating to older metering communication types

CP1594 CP Consultation relating to older metering communication types

Older metering communication types are quickly becoming redundant and are being replaced by newer communication types. Elexon are proposing to create an approvals process to allow for the managed end dating of older technologies, such as Public Switched Telephone Network (PSTN), Circuit Switched Data (CSD) and subsequently 2G.

View Elexon’s final 2024/25 business plan is now live

Elexon’s final 2024/25 business plan is now live

Source: Elexon Corporate Website
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View Market-wide Half Hourly Settlement Qualification documents submitted for approval

Market-wide Half Hourly Settlement Qualification documents submitted for approval

Elexon and the Retail Energy Code (REC) are submitting three Market-wide Half Hourly Settlement (MHHS) Qualification Documents to their respective Performance Assurance Boards (PAB) for approval. The documents will go to the REC PAB on Tuesday 26 March, and the BSC PAB on Thursday 28 March.

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View Treatment of Volume Notifications on the ‘short’ clock change day 31 March 2024

Treatment of Volume Notifications on the ‘short’ clock change day 31 March 2024

UK time changes on Sunday 31 March 2024 from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)/Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) to British Summer Time (BST) at 01:00 (GMT). This will result in a ‘short’ day as the clocks go forward an hour.

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View An update on CP1589 ‘Change the number of characters used to specify Market Participant Role Codes in MDD’

An update on CP1589 ‘Change the number of characters used to specify Market Participant Role Codes in MDD’

CP1589 ‘Change the number of characters used to specify Market Participant Role Codes in the Market Domain Data’ will now go for decision following the Market-wide Half-Hourly Settlement (MHHS) decision for Change Request (CR) CR041 ‘Change the format of Market Participant Role Code from Char(1) to Char(2)’.

CR041 was issued for impact assessment on 10 January 2024 and will close on 24 January 2024.

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View Settlement error identified in GSP Group _G

Settlement error identified in GSP Group _G

Elexon has identified an error in Settlement volumes attributed to a windfarm located in GSP Group _G.

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View Indicative Settlement Price data now available on the Insights Solution

Indicative Settlement Price data now available on the Insights Solution

Elexon has completed the migration of all Balancing Mechanism Reporting Service (BMRS) datasets and functionalities that were in scope to be built onto the Insights Solution platform.

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