National Grid runs a number of Standing Groups to allow interested industry parties the opportunity to discuss specific issues in further detail. These issues may be relevant to one or more Codes.
Balancing Services Standing Group reviews the contractual arrangements for the procurement of balancing services in the BSC.
Commercial Balancing Services Group facilitates discussion on developing commercial balancing services.
CUSC Governance Standing Group discusses improvements to the CUSC change processes.
STC Joint Planning Committee co-ordinates investment planning and production of the Electricity Ten-Year Statement between STC parties.
STC Charging User Group reviews TO Charging Methodologies and their impact on end Users through the GB Charging Methodology. They also discuss the impact of current and developing charging policies.
Transmission Charging Methodologies Forum enables discussions on the charging methodologies within the CUSC.
CUSC Issues Standing Group. This Group provides a forum where interested parties can raise general issues with the CUSC that are not covered by any of the other groups established under the CUSC.
Information on previous Standing Groups which have been run by National Grid.