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ElectraLink’s White Paper to inform industry’s response to the Ofgem consultation ‘Delivering Faster and More Reliable Switching: proposed new switching arrangements’

Published: October 20, 2017

On Thursday 12th of October 2017, We released a White Paper in response to Ofgem’s switching consultation to describe how the existing Data Transfer Network (DTN) for the GB energy industry can meet both the functional requirements of the Switching Programme and Ofgem’s aims for competitively sourced solutions for the CSS. We are happy for anyone to use the evidence in the White Paper in their response.

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Chris Anastasi to lead SPAA Executive Committee Through Exciting Transition

Published: October 9, 2017

Chris Anastasi was appointed in August as independent chairperson to lead the SPAA Executive Committee, and he has fully embraced his new role, already leading the committee through an exciting and changing period for SPAA. Chris Anastasi was until very recently Special Advisor for ENGIE Energy UK (previously GDF SUEZ). He had previously held the post of Head of Government Affairs, Policy and Regulation with ENGIE, having joined the Company in April 2010. 

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ElectraLink launches first Stakeholder Engagement Report

Published: September 13, 2017

In our rapidly changing sector, stakeholder engagement has never been more important.  Our stakeholder team works hard to engage effectively with the industry, to better support industry change through enhanced communications.  That is why ElectraLink now has a brand new and dedicated events team! Its ongoing focus is to ensure we build on the solid relationships we have established over almost twenty years, through face to face events, shining a light on both regulatory and global challenges the energy market is enduring.

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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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