Ofgem are consulting on launching a Significant Code Review to look at network residual charges, and some charging arrangements for embedded generation under 100 MW.
Based on the Open Letter from June 2016 on Charging Arrangements for Embedded Generation, Responses to their Charging Arrangements for Embedded Generation, as well as their Call for Evidence on a "Smart, Flexible Energy System", Ofgem are now having a consultation on Targeted Charging Reviews. This is specifically asking for views on network charging for storage. They have stated the "current system of network residual charges should be reviewed, as it has the potential to distort outcomes and increase charges for some consumers.
"We are seeking views on whether we should launch a Significant Code Review to consider these issues and we are seeking views on the principles that should guide us if we proceed with this review."
The proposed Significant Code Review (SCR) will consider the following issues:
For more information on the consultation, please see click here: