The deadline for Metering Test Request and Metering Statement submission for Existing CMUs and Proven DSR CMUs in the T-1 Auction 2017 for Delivery Year 2018/19. This is where the time period between the Auction Results Day and the start of the relevant Delivery Year is less than eight months. A Metering Test is required for a Component within a CMU, a Capacity Provider needs to contact EMRS to request a Metering Test. WP197 – Capacity Market Metering Test provides details on the steps involved in this process.
A Metering Statement, as per Schedule 6 of the Capacity Market (Amendment) Rules 2015, needs to be submitted to EMRS for each Component that triggered the Metering Test.
G1-Capacity Market Metering and G20 Metering Statement Guidance provide further information on Capacity Market Metering. EMRS has hosted a webinar on Metering Processes for Capacity Providers which introduced Capacity Providers to the Metering processes, which included the Metering Statement and Metering Tests and the associated timelines. It provided helpful tips and common issues that Capacity Providers had been encountered with these processes to help future Capacity Providers avoid these issues going forward.