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Clarifications on Capacity Market Units providing Relevant Balancing Services

On behalf of Low Carbon Contracts Company (LCCC) and Electricity Settlements Company (ESC), EMRS would like to inform Capacity Providers that EMR Settlement systems and processes have been updated to support the changes to Capacity Market Units providing Relevant Balancing Services. …

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Capacity Market Restart Guidance Published

On behalf of the Electricity Settlements Company (ESC), EMRS would like to inform Suppliers and Capacity Providers that we have published a new guidance document ‘G22 – Capacity Market Settlement Restart’ on the EMRS website. This guidance has…

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Planned out of hours outage on the EMR systems

On behalf of the Electricity Settlements Company (ESC), EMRS would like to inform Capacity Providers that there will be a planned out of hours outage to the EMR Delivery Body website and Portal. The outage window is scheduled for Saturday…

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Suppliers to receive refund of excess Operational Costs and Settlement Costs Levy for Financial Year 2018/19

EMRS, on behalf of the Low Carbon Contracts Company (LCCC) and the Electricity Settlements Company (ESC), confirms for the Financial Year 2018/19 (1 April 2018 to 31 March 2019): A repayment of excess CFD Operational Costs will be issued…

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Metering Aggregation Guidance published

On behalf of the Electricity Settlements Company (ESC), EMRS would like to inform Capacity Providers that following a statutory consultation, held from March to May 2018, on amendments to the Capacity Market Rules 2018, the Delivery Body has published a Metering Aggregation guidance…

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LCCC has determined the Interim Levy Rate and Total Reserve Amount for 1 October 2019 to 31 December 2019

On behalf of Low Carbon Contracts Company (LCCC), we have issued a notice to Suppliers to inform them that the Total Reserve Amount (TRA) and the Interim Levy Rate (ILR) for Quarterly Obligation Period 1 October 2019 to 31…

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Capacity Market Stress Event Guide Published

On behalf of the Electricity Settlements Company (ESC), EMRS would like to inform Suppliers that following a consultation with Suppliers in March 2019 on the proposed Mock Stress Event guide, ESC has published the Capacity Market Stress Event Guide. …

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Supplier Capacity Market Demand forecast due 1 June for 2019/20 Delivery Year

Suppliers are required, under the Electricity Capacity (Supplier Payment etc.) Regulations 2014, to provide a forecast of their Gross Demand for the Period of High Demand (Peak Period) for the 2019/20 Delivery Year, by 1 June 2019. …

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New Regulations enable Suppliers to make Voluntary Capacity Market Payments to ESC

On behalf of the Electricity Settlements Company (ESC), EMRS would like to inform Suppliers that the Electricity Capacity (No.1) Regulations 2019, laid in Parliament on 28 February 2019, were made on 9 April 2019 and came into force 10…

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Summer 2019 Baseload Market Reference Price

The Baseload Market Reference Price (BMRP) for the Calculation Season Summer 2019, which covers April 2019 to September 2019, is 53.79 £/MWh. This is now available with all the historical BMRP’s on the Settlement Data page of the EMRS…

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