Grid Code

  • Regulation and policy

    Industry codes flex for COVID-19

    In response to the growing impacts of the pandemic, which has seen electricity demand drop dramatically and industry participants unable to go about many of their usual activities, a series of temporary changes have been introduced across industry codes to mitigate some of the most severe effects. They have all...

  • Regulation and policy

    Winding down: NGESO proposes virtual inertia specifications

    By this time next year, intermittent generation may be able to provide virtual synchronous services to the industry under a new Grid Code modification proposal. Raised by National Grid Electricity System Operator (NGESO), GC0137 Minimum Specification Required for Provision of Virtual Synchronous Machine (VSM) Capability seeks to create requirements for...