Important changes to BSUoS costs


BSUoS costs recover the cost of day-to-day operation of the transmission system. Generators, suppliers and end users are liable for these costs, which are calculated on a half hourly basis. 

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Renewable Obligation (RO) mutualisation costs


The Renewables Obligation (RO) charge seeks to cover the cost of  supplier obligation to source a certain proportion of supplied power from accredited renewable generators.

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Targeted Charging Review delayed. Published date 21st May 2019


Today, Ofgem have announced delays to implementation to its Future Charging and Access reforms, which includes Ofgem’s proposed Targeted Charging Review (TCR). They’ve announced the following delays

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UK power cut: blackout sparks questions over UK energy system stability


Nearly one million people across England and Wales lost power on Friday 9th August when generators cut off unexpectedly around rush hour.

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First winter all Triads fall before Christmas


National Grid has published its Triad data for the 2019/20 winters season – and for the first time ever, all three of the peak demand periods occurred before 25 December.

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Covid-19 crisis creating two-sided pressure on energy prices


As global demand for energy plummets due to the lockdown measures operating in many countries, so gas and power markets have dropped to record lows

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