BSUoS charges: volatility, deferral and reform

Over the last few years Balancing Services Use of System (BSUoS) charges have experienced significant volatility, with costs reaching record high levels which have added to the rise in consumer electricity bills and ultimately resulted in intervention in order to cap BSUoS rates.

In this Chart of the week’, we look at recent BSUoS charges and the impact of cost deferral under CMP381: Defer Exceptionally High Winter 2021/22 BSUoS Costs to 2022/2023.

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