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ElectraLink supports live Green Deal messages

Published: January 28, 2013

The first live Green Deal messages have been successfully transmitted across ElectraLink’s Data Transfer Network. In its role as the provider of the network that connects Green Deal providers and Suppliers,ElectraLink has successfully carried the first live messages associated with this key Government Programme. Over the last months ElectraLink has been supporting the implementation and testing of the communications infrastructure,and has successfully added over 20 new Green Deal participants to the Data Transfer Network.

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ElectraLink responds to DECC’s consultation on the Smart Energy Code

Published: January 8, 2013

ElectraLink has responded to DECC’s consultation on Stage 1 of the Smart Energy Code (SEC). We have used our in-depth knowledge of current industry arrangements and experience as a Code Administrator and Secretariat, in commenting on the proposed SEC arrangements and legal drafting. ElectraLink supports the Supply Point Administration Agreement (SPAA), the Distribution Connection and Use of System Agreement (DCUSA) and the Data Transfer Service Agreement (DTSA), and provides secretariat services to the Distribution Charging Methodologies Forum (DCMF). 

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ElectraLink responds to DECC’s consultation on the Foundation Smart Market

Published: January 3, 2013

ElectraLink is ready to help industry implement whichever approach to the Foundation Market DECC decides to implement, and supports the aim of providing better information to MAPs on their assets during this critical stage of the programme. ElectraLink supports DECC’s consultation on options to better support MAPs during the Foundation Stage of the SMIP and considers that the current arrangements deserve review to facilitate the installation and operation of smart meters during the Foundation Stage of SMIP. 

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ElectraLink’s Governance Services Team Continues To Grow

Published: November 27, 2012

ElectraLink’s Governance Services Team welcomes two new recruits. Verena Leckebush and Claire Hynes have joined ElectraLink’s growing Governance Services Team. Beth Brown ElectraLink’s Governance Services Manager welcomes her two latest team members Verena and Claire. Verena Leckebusch has joined the Governance Services team to support the DCUSA and SPAA codes, in particular the MAMCoP arrangements newly brought under the SPAA.  Beth Brown adds “Delivering a quality service to our customers across the scope of the SPAA and DCUSA adds significant value to the industry. 

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ElectraLink launches Monthly Smart Meter Installation Reports on its website

Published: September 18, 2012

To highlight the value of ElectraLink’s Data Services, ElectraLink launches monthly reports showing the latest smart meter installs split by DNO area on its website ElectraLink is now providing on our website here a report showing the monthly installs of smart meters as reported across the Data Transfer Service (DTS) for each DNO area.  ElectraLink is doing this both to provide visibility to the industry of smart meter activity across the country, and to highlight the value of the Data Services that ElectraLink can offer based on the data flowing across our network.

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