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  • Electricity Codes, Standards and Related Documents

    • Electricity Codes form the rulebook for operating the GB electricity industry at Transmission level. Each of the Codes focuses on a different area of the industry.


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      Title:  Balancing Frameworks
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      National Grid publishes a number of reports related to Balancing as required by the Transmission Licence.
       
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      National Grid publishes a number of reports related to Balancing as required by the Transmission Licence.

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      Title:  BSC
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      The Balancing and Settlement Code details the rules for wholesale electricity trading in GB. This code is administered by ELEXON.
       
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      The Balancing and Settlement Code details the rules for wholesale electricity trading in GB. This code is administered by ELEXON.

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      Title:  CUSC
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      The Connection and Use of System Code is the contractual framework for connection to, and use of, the National Electricity Transmission System.
       
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      The Connection and Use of System Code is the contractual framework for connection to, and use of, the National Electricity Transmission System.

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      Title:  European Network Codes
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      From 2014 onwards, pan-European Network Codes will apply in GB. Information on their development, implementation and Stakeholder Engagement. 
       
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      From 2014 onwards, pan-European Network Codes will apply in GB. Information on their development, implementation and Stakeholder Engagement.

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      Title:  Grid Code
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      The Grid Code is the technical code for connection and development of the National Electricity Transmission System.
       
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      The Grid Code is the technical code for connection and development of the National Electricity Transmission System.

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      Title:  SQSS
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      The Security and Quality of Supply Standards set out criteria and the methodology for the planning and operation of the National Electricity Transmission System.
       
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      The Security and Quality of Supply Standards set out criteria and the methodology for the planning and operation of the National Electricity Transmission System.

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      Title:  STC
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      The System Operator – Transmission Owner Code defines the relationship between the Transmission System Owners and the System Operator.
       
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      The System Operator – Transmission Owner Code defines the relationship between the Transmission System Owners and the System Operator.

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      Title:  Code Standing Groups
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      Standing Groups are established to discuss cross-party or cross-code issues.
       
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      Standing Groups are established to discuss cross-party or cross-code issues.

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      Title:  CACoP
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      Code Administration Code of Practice 
       
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      Code Administration Code of Practice

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      Title:  Code Summaries
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      Grid Code, CUSC and STC summaries 
       
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      Grid Code, CUSC and STC summaries

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