The latest T-1 Capacity Market (CM) auction has cleared at £1.00/kW/y, with just two storage assets winning contracts, prompting renewed questions over the benefits of running such auctions.
Current± caught up with National Grid ESO’s director of operations Duncan Burt about the process of Distributed ReStart blackout learnings and training for the rare event.
National Grid ESO is recommending a £203 million investment into reinforcing the transmission networks in 2020/21.
UK Power Networks has unveiled its updated innovation strategy, targeting three innovation pillars.
Five companies are to provide National Grid ESO with inertia without the need to simultaneously provide electricity.
Following the release on Friday 24 January of Ofgem’s RIIO-2 Challenge Group report, companies have reacted to the claim they are not being proactive enough.
Ofgem’s RIIO-2 Challenge Group has released its report, critiquing the energy network company Business Plans for RIIO-2.
Ofgem’s investigation into National Grid's Electricity System Operator (ESO) is to continue in light of the 9 August blackout, with the regulator recommending a review into the Security and Quality of Supply Standard (SQSS).
National Grid ESO has launched a Constraint Management Pathfinder RFI with the hope of adding a new service to its operations, aimed at reducing the cost of network constraints.