Transmission reliability incentives in Scotland

Ofgem notice (16 pages, PDF) of a proposed licence modification for SP Transmission to provide an additional term in the price control formula linked to the number of loss of supply events on transmission infrastructure (excluding exceptional events such as those induced by severe weather). A similar notice (16 pages, PDF) was issued for Scottish Hydro-Electric Transmission. A comparable (but different) scheme was implemented for National Grid in early 2005. Objections by Friday 20 January 2006.

For further information or advice please contact Franck Latrémolière.

Filed under Electricity, Ofgem, Price controls.

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