Smart meter installations increase year-on-year for the first month since lockdown began

Published: October 15, 2020

The energy market’s smart meter installation efforts are almost back on track after the drastic slow down due to COVID-19. September 2020 recorded 232,000 smart meter installations – the first month to record more installations than the same month last year since the initial national lockdown in March.

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ElectraLink’s CSS adaptor with no upfront or connection fees

Published: October 8, 2020

As part of Ofgem’s faster switching programme to create the Central Switching Service (CSS), ElectraLink has spent several years liaising with the energy market, the regulator and especially our customers to develop a solution to facilitate the data transfer needs of a faster switching future.

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ElectraLink launches data requirement to simplify the energy market

Published: September 30, 2020

ElectraLink is delighted to announce that today we are launching the Single Energy Market Data Catalogue (SEMDC) – the GB energy market’s first combined, free to use electricity and gas data catalogue. The SEMDC is a solution to reduce complexity in the currently overcomplex energy market.

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Data will help TPIs and suppliers survive the microbusiness review

Published: September 22, 2020

This article on surviving the microbusiness review was first published on By Paul Linnane, Head of EMI

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One million smart meters installed in GB since January

Published: September 16, 2020

Over one million smart meters have been installed in GB in 2020 so far following yet another month of recovery from a massive drop in installations due to COVID-19, among other troubles for the energy market. Just under 183,000 smart meters were installed in August – 20 percent more than July. August’s figures still show a 17 percent drop against the same month last year, but the gap is closing.

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