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ElectraLink industry data provides visibility of how the energy market is performing

Published: January 29, 2014

Energy UK recognises the value of the energy market data supplied in ElectraLink’s Central Reporting Services. As part of a contract with Energy UK, a trade association for the energy industry, ElectraLink is providing information on the performance of the retail electricity market, showing the number of customers switching supplier each month, the numbers moving from big suppliers to small suppliers and the average time to switch.

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ElectraLink – Response to Energy Market Reform: Consultation on DECC Proposals

Published: December 23, 2013

In response to DECC’s consultation on Energy Market Reform, ElectraLink has highlighted how existing industry infrastructure is being considered to support the reforms. ElectraLink has responded to DECC’s consultation on the Energy Market Reform proposals. In accordance with our central role as service provider of the Data Transfer Service (DTS) to the GB electricity market we have focused our response on those areas most closely aligned with our experience, knowledge and core competencies.

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ElectraLink – Response to ‘Balancing & Settlement Code Modification Proposal 272 – draft impact assessment’

Published: December 23, 2013

In response to Ofgem’s consultation on Half-Hourly settlement of Profile Classes 5-8, ElectraLink has highlighted the impacts on the DTS and the value we believe we can bring to supporting the implementation. ElectraLink has responded to Ofgem’s consultation on the potential implementation of Half-Hourly settlement of Profile Classes 5-8. In accordance with our central role as service provider of the Data Transfer Service (DTS) to the GB electricity market we have focused our response on those areas most closely aligned with our experience, knowledge and core competencies.

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ElectraLink briefs industry on how market data can help the smart meter rollout

Published: November 21, 2013

Stuart Lacey presented ElectraLink’s view on the opportunities and challenges to using market data to assist the smart meter rollout at the Smart Metering Forum this week. As part of the Marketforce’s 2013 Smart Metering Forum, Stuart Lacey, ElectraLink’s Chief Executive, presented on how ElectraLink has been working on providing help to industry on undertaking the smart meter rollout. During the presentation, Stuart presented on the important issues in using market data to provide industry insight and how ElectraLink has overcome the issues through working with industry. 

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ElectraLink highlights the value of centralised reporting to Ofgem

Published: October 11, 2013

In response to Ofgem’s consultation on supplier reporting for smart meter rollout, ElectraLink has highlighted the value to Industry of central reporting. ElectraLink has responded to Ofgem’s consultation on supplier reporting with a detailed respons identifying the value to consumers and industry of providing reporting on the progress and plans for smart metering through a central body rather than through multiple 1-1 individual reporting.

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