Open Consultations

DCRP/18/04/PC

OPEN

DCRP/18/04/PC - GC0079 Frequency Changes during Large Disturbances and their impact on the Total System - Phase 2

Target Audience
Manufactures of Type Tested Generators and New developers of embedded generation installations.
Date Published31 January 2018
Deadline for Responses17:00 on 23 February 2018
Summary

This Distribution Code consultation is seeking comments from stakeholders in particular Manufactures of Type Tested Generators and New developers of embedded generation on the proposals to modify Engineering Recommendations G59 and G83. Any interested party is able to make a response in line with the guidance set out in Section 7 of the consultation paper.

The joint Grid and Distribution Panel workgroup recommends that the Distribution and Planning Code be changed to ensure that all type tested generation commissioned on or after 1 July 2018 should demonstrate stability for defined RoCoF and vector shift disturbances.

The proposal contained in the consultation will be of importance to Manufactures of Type Tested Generators as they may need to re-test their plant to ensure compliance with the proposed requirements.

Next Steps

Responses to this consultation should be sent to the Distribution Code Review Panel Secretary at dcode@energynetworks.org by 17:00 on 23 February 2018 on the pro-formas provided expressly for the purpose. Responses after this date may not be considered.

Consultation Pack (packs in Zip format) DCRP/18/04/PC consultation pack
ContactIf you have any questions or would like to discuss this consultation further, please contact David Spillett on 020 7706 5124 or email dcode@energynetworks.org
Consultation Responses

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Updated 2nd February 2018

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