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Maintaining DSR revenue: a new option to replace Triad loss

27/11/2019

Revenue Opportunities

With the recent confirmation from Ofgem that the Triad methodology for calculating Transmission Network Use of System (TNUoS) charges will cease from April 2021 (see last week’s blog), many large consumers are reviewing revenue opportunities for demand side response (DSR) participation.

Of course, significant savings from Triad avoidance – that is turning down grid demand during periods of peak demand – can still be made throughout this winter season and next.

Radical changes to network charging confirmed by Ofgem

26/11/2019

Energy prices & policy

Ofgem has at last published its long-awaited decision on changes to the way in which consumers pay for the residual element of transmission and distribution charges, plus revisions to the embedded benefits small generators receive.

While Ofgem’s aim is the make charges fairer to all consumers, the news is not so positive for forward-thinking consumers who’ve invested in on-site generation, battery storage and/or consumption flexibility.