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View Elexon approves first request for open data

Elexon approves first request for open data

From today anybody regardless of whether they work in the electricity sector or not can get access to the same level of data that is used for most of Elexon’s reporting on electricity Settlement.

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View Consultation on CAP increase to £390/MWh from 24 August 2022

Consultation on CAP increase to £390/MWh from 24 August 2022

This page gives details of a consultation on revising the Credit Assessment Price (CAP) to £390/MWh from 24 August 2022. This two-day consultation will close at 17:00 on 9 August 2022.

View Updated Risk documentation is now available

Updated Risk documentation is now available

We have published updated versions of the 2022/23 Risk Evaluation Register (RER) and the Risk Operating Plan (ROP) following a review completed in July 2022.

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View Grid Supply Point Group meter system inspections in Northern Scotland

Grid Supply Point Group meter system inspections in Northern Scotland

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View Voting begins in the 2022 BSC Panel member elections

Voting begins in the 2022 BSC Panel member elections

From today voting is open for the 2022 BSC Panel elections. You can vote until close of play on 26 August. Below are the six candidates that could be elected (or re-elected) to serve on the Panel.

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View Consultation on CAP increase to £330/MWh from 17 August 2022

Consultation on CAP increase to £330/MWh from 17 August 2022

This page gives details of a consultation on revising the Credit Assessment Price (CAP) to £330/MWh from 17 August 2022. This two-day consultation will close at 17:00 on 2 August 2022.


Outcome

On Wednesday 17 August 2022, the CAP value will increase to £330/MWh. As a result, Parties may notice a change in their Credit Cover Percentage and should review the amount of Credit Cover lodged.

  • Elexon Circular EL03644

View Consultation: Credit Assessment Price increase to £300/MWh from 9 August 2022

Consultation: Credit Assessment Price increase to £300/MWh from 9 August 2022

This page gives details of a consultation on revising the Credit Assessment Price (CAP) to £300/MWh from 9 August 2022. This two-day consultation will close at 17:00 on 25 July 2022.


Outcome

On Tuesday 9 August 2022, the CAP value will increase to £300/MWh. As a result, Parties may notice a change in their Credit Cover Percentage and should review the amount of Credit Cover lodged.

  • Elexon Circular EL03635

View Annual BSC seminar and meeting: what did you miss?

Annual BSC seminar and meeting: what did you miss?

Source: Elexon corporate website

On Thursday 14 July, Elexon hosted its annual meeting and seminar. For the first time since 2019, the meeting was held in our office although Stakeholders were also able to join online.

Thursday’s meeting was the first BSC seminar for Elexon’s new Chief Executive Simon McCalla. It was also the last seminar for Michael Gibbons, Chair of the Elexon’s Board and the BSC Panel.

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View Elexon Board Directors election or re-election results 2022

Elexon Board Directors election or re-election results 2022

Source: Elexon corporate website

In keeping with best practice for corporate governance and accountability, all Elexon Board Directors were subject to election or re-election via a vote at Elexon’s Annual BSC Seminar held on 14 July 2022.

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View New BSC Code of Practice (CoP11) sets standards for accuracy of Asset Metering Systems

New BSC Code of Practice (CoP11) sets standards for accuracy of Asset Metering Systems

A new ‘Code of Practice (CoP11) for the Metering of Balancing Services Assets for Settlement Purposes’ has been introduced, defining the minimum BSC requirements for Asset Metering Systems.

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View Consultation: Credit Assessment Price increase to £270/MWh from 26 July 2022

Consultation: Credit Assessment Price increase to £270/MWh from 26 July 2022

This page gives details of a consultation on revising the Credit Assessment Price (CAP) to £270/MWh from 26 July 2022. This two-day consultation will close at 17:00 on 8 July 2022.


Outcome

On Tuesday 26 July 2022, the CAP value will increase to £270/MWh. As a result, Parties may notice a change in their Credit Cover Percentage and should review the amount of Credit Cover lodged.

  • Elexon Circular EL03626

View Have your say: Changing the PAB Settlement performance management approach

Have your say: Changing the PAB Settlement performance management approach

Elexon has recently obtained feedback from Suppliers that the current Settlement monitoring approach may act as a disincentive for Suppliers to move sites to elective Half Hourly (HH) Settlement in preparation for Market-wide Half Hourly Settlement (MHHS). This is because moving ‘good’ performing sites to HH Settlement may reduce the performance of their remaining Non Half Hourly portfolio.

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View Elexon’s 2021/22 Annual Report & Financial Statements published

Elexon’s 2021/22 Annual Report & Financial Statements published

Source: Elexon Corporate Website

The reports explain our performance against our strategic objectives and our actual spending over the year, compared with our budget. Read highlights or download the full report.

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View Help shape our Settlement & Invoicing services

Help shape our Settlement & Invoicing services

We are looking to engage with interested parties through our Settlement and Invoicing Solution User Group. Participating in the User Group will enable you to help shape the future design of the solution on our new digital platform, Elexon Kinnect.

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View Consultation: Credit Assessment Price increase to £215/MWh from 8 July 2022

Consultation: Credit Assessment Price increase to £215/MWh from 8 July 2022

This page gives details of a consultation on revising the Credit Assessment Price (CAP) to £215/MWh from 8 July 2022. This two-day consultation will close at 17:00 on 23 June 2022.


Outcome

On Friday 8 July 2022, the CAP value will increase to £215/MWh. As a result, Parties may notice a change in their Credit Cover Percentage and should review the amount of Credit Cover lodged.

  • Elexon Circular EL03615

View Kinnect Customer Solution: New Account Management features from 20 June 2022

Kinnect Customer Solution: New Account Management features from 20 June 2022

We have been working on changes to the Elexon Kinnect Customer Solution which delivers functional enhancements to the contacts, authorised signatories, addresses and bank details elements of the Elexon Kinnect Customer Solution. These changes are usable from 20 June 2022 and provide benefits for existing customers and new market entrants.

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View New TLFA-I014 Data for Summer 2022 on the Elexon Portal

New TLFA-I014 Data for Summer 2022 on the Elexon Portal

Following the Grid Supply Point (GSP) Group Metering Issues identified in GSP Groups _C and _J, Elexon has looked at further impacts the corrected data could have on Settlement processes.

After completing some additional analysis, we identified that there were some impacts on Transmission Loss Factors (TLFs).  These impacts were small, mostly affecting the Summer 2022 period.

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View Are you interested in becoming a member of the Credit Committee?

Are you interested in becoming a member of the Credit Committee?

The Credit Committee (CC) is one of several Balancing and Settlement Code (BSC) committees which play a role in managing and governing the code. The CC, which is responsible for all BSC matters relating to the Credit Assessment Price (CAP), is looking for new members. 

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View Data Release Consultation: Data Relating to Default Funding Share (DR343096)

Data Release Consultation: Data Relating to Default Funding Share (DR343096)

Seeking views from industry on data requests received, prior to the Balancing Mechanism Reporting Service Change Board (BCB) making a determination on whether to release requested data.

View Elexon Kinnect Insights Solution now available

Elexon Kinnect Insights Solution now available

We have been developing an exciting new data and insights platform, the Elexon Kinnect Insights Solution, which builds on our existing Balancing Mechanism Reporting Service (BMRS) to offer a richer and more detailed data service for GB electricity.

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