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Issue 572 | CMP262

Issue 572 | CMP262

Josephine Lord Josephine Lord Consultant

New urgent modification proposalCMP262 Removal of SBR/DSBR Costs from BSUoS into a “Demand Security Charge” 4 April 2016 VPI Immingham raised this proposal on 10 March which seeks to move all Supplemental Balancing Reserve (SBR) and Demand Side Balancing Reserve (DSBR) costs out of balancing services use of system (BSUoS) charges and into a “Demand Security Charge” that would be recovered only from suppliers over the SBR/DSBR window between November and February. The proposer argues that this will address the issue of generators facing unforecastable and potentially volatile BSUoS costs this winter and that will otherwise result ...

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