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RGMA Data Flow Catalogue Moves Online

Published: July 3, 2017

ElectraLink, the UK’s energy market data hub, in collaboration with the energy sector, and on behalf of SPAA, has completed a substantial project which provides online access for customers to a standardised documentation set, called the Online RGMA Data Flow Catalogue. This new catalogue provides details of all the RGMA (gas) flows in a user friendly and searchable format and ensures all participants are aware of and adhering to the same set of rules, while the new online format enables interested parties to run queries, and to access necessary documentation.

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DTS New User Group Now Complete

Published: June 27, 2017

ElectraLink’s Data Transfer Service (DTS) and the Data Transfer Service Agreement (DTSA), are governed by the new DTS User Group, which started on 1st April and had its first meeting in May. The DTS User group consists of a collection of individuals representing constituencies and has been expanded from ten voting members to thirteen voting members plus one non-voting member representing the Master Registration Agreement Service Company (MRASCo).

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New Figures Reveal 6% Rise Year on Year in Largely ‘Invisible’ Embedded Energy Generation

Published: May 31, 2017

ElectraLink, the UK energy market data hub, has compared total embedded generation in the UK between Q1 2016 and Q1 2017 and identified a 6% increase year on year. Embedded electricity generation is connected to the local distribution networks and is therefore invisible to the System Operator, National Grid. Analysis of electricity market settlement data enabled ElectraLink to identify that much of this growth in embedded generation came from renewable energy sources such as wind and solar generators. 

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ElectraLink Welcomes First Ever Contracts for Difference Generator to the DTS

Published: May 17, 2017

ElectraLink is pleased to announce it is now working with joint venture Dudgeon Offshore Wind Ltd, developer of Dudgeon Offshore Wind Farm, located off the coast of the seaside town of Cromer in North Norfolk.  The project is due to be completed by the end of the year and will power more than 410,000 homes with renewable energy. Dudgeon Offshore Wind Ltd.

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DCUSA Awarded Top Customer Satisfaction Score, Finds New Ofgem Report

Published: April 21, 2017

The Distribution Connection and Use of Service Agreement (DCUSA), a code delivered by ElectraLink, the UK energy market data hub and established leader in managing energy governance arrangements, has received the highest overall satisfaction score in a new study commissioned by Ofgem and published yesterday afternoon. Respondents, all interacting with the 11 UK energy market codes, were asked a selection of questions via the telephone or online, between 22 November 2016 and 24 January 2017. 

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