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Issue 465 | GC0063

Issue 465 | GC0063

Josephine Lord Josephine Lord Consultant

Ofgem decisionGC0063 Power Available 20 January 2015 Ofgem issued its decision to approve this proposal on 8 January. GC0063 will require new intermittent generators to provide a Power Available signal. This is an indication of the maximum achievable output that could be delivered by an intermittent generator under the current prevailing conditions, for example, the weather. The modification aims to enable the System Operator (SO) to gain a more accurate view of the available headroom between these generators’ actual and potential output within Balancing Mechanism timescales. It will thereby also enable the SO to better access the possible frequency response or reserve ...

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