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ElectraLink Raises the Bar for Data Standards Through RGMA Catalogue Refresh

Published: July 10, 2018

ElectraLink has refreshed its online searchable catalogue which documents metering flows so that it is even more user-friendly.  The catalogue has just been published and sets out how metering agents must communicate with their suppliers to maintain and improve gas market data quality. Background: In 2004, the foundations of these processes were set in Retail Gas Metering Arrangements (RGMA) Baseline and introduced with the emergence of competition for meter services. 

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Stefan Leedham Promoted to Director of Governance Services

Published: June 19, 2018

ElectraLink, the UK’s Energy Market Data Hub and provider of expert governance services, is delighted to announce that it has promoted Stefan Leedham, its Head of Governance Services, to the role of Director of Governance Services, as the company continues to grow its Governance Services business. Stefan manages a team with an extensive background in energy policy and regulation and a detailed knowledge of the industry codes.

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Charging Models Revised to Keep Pace with Change and Innovation in the Energy Sector

Published: June 4, 2018

ElectraLink, the UK energy market data hub and expert provider of governance services, has been leading the smooth implementation of new, agile distribution charging models on behalf of the Distribution Connection and Use of System Agreement (DCUSA). ElectraLink is proud to be working in partnership with new service providers, Cambridge Economic Policy Associates (CEPA) and TNEI, to improve the market’s understanding of Distribution Use of System (DUoS) charges and the regulatory changes required to support the proliferation of distributed energy resources (DERs) and the transition of Distribution Network Operators (DNOs) to Distribution System Operators (DSOs).

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ElectraLink and ICoSS Rewrite and Relaunch Version 6 of the Industrial and Commercial Code of Practice

Published: May 29, 2018

ElectraLink and ICoSS have rewritten and relaunched Version 6 of the Industrial and Commercial Code of Practice (I&C CoP). This revised Code of Practice incorporates comments from business shippers and suppliers gathered during the recent consultation period. The Code of Practice was established in 2013 to tackle and resolve common customer transfer issues, suppliers and shippers face in the I&C gas market. 

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ElectraLink to Manage New Theft Service

Published: May 22, 2018

ElectraLink, the energy market data hub and expert provider of governance services has been appointed to manage the Electricity Theft Detection Incentive Service (ETDIS), on behalf of the energy industry, following previous collaboration with the sector on its design. The success of the Gas Theft Detection Incentive Service (GTDIS) implementation in June 2017, led to the development of the Electricity Theft Detection Incentive Scheme (ETDIS) which has now gained Ofgem approval of DCUSA Change Proposal 288.

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