Battery storage was called into action following the IFA2 interconnector with France – which went live late last month – tripping on Friday (29 January).
Statkraft is to provide market access and trading optimisation for battery storage assets being developed by RWE in Ireland.
Uniper has appointed Siemens Energy to deliver grid stabilisation as part of its inertia contract with National Grid ESO.
Arenko is lauding its position as the only company to have been successful in winning each of the daily auctions of National Grid ESO’s new Dynamic Containment service.
Current± spoke to Alex Done, lead data scientist and market analyst, about how the Dynamic Containment service might develop, the pricing trends seen and challenges frequency providers could run into.
The timescale of implementation of the remaining two dynamic frequency services and the subsequent phasing out of FFR is currently under review due to COVID-19.
National Grid ESO’s new Dynamic Containment (DC) service “performed as expected” as Flexitricity and Arenko became the first successful bidders.
National Grid ESO is set to debut a new fast frequency response service at 11pm tonight (1 October), using Dynamic Containment (DC) to boost the grid’s resilience.
Social Energy has won the first ever fully domestic weekly Firm Frequency Response (FFR) contract with National Grid ESO.