2022 Modifications

DCRP/MP/22/01 - Emergency and Restoration Code Implementation and Distributed Restart

This Distribution Code modification was raised to consider any changes to the Distribution Code to implement remaining parts of the EU Emergency and Restoration Network Code that come into force in December 2022.The modifications will be considered as a joint Distribution Code and Grid Code Workgroup (GC0148).The working group will also consider any code changes arising from the Distributed ReStart NIC project. A public consultation was held on the proposed changes, with a copy of the consultation pack available through the link below.

DCRP/22/01/PC - Consultation Pack

Based on the feedback to both the Grid Code and Distribution Code consultations all the implications for distribution connected parties have been transferred to DCRP/MP/22/02 (below). There are no proposed Distribution Code changes proposed now for DCRP/MP/22/01.

DCRP/MP/22/02 - Electricity System Restoration Standard

This Distribution Code modification was raised to consider any changes to the Distribution Code to facilitate the implementation of NGESO’s transmission licence change following the publication by BEIS of the Electrical System Restoration Standard. The modifications will be considered as a joint Distribution Code and Grid Code Workgroup (GC0156).A public consultation is currently scheduled for late 2022.

DCRP/MP/22/03 - EREC P2 Issue 8

This Distribution Code modification was raised to consider whether changes should be made to Engineering Recommendation P2 Issue 7 to allow the reduction of the minimum security of supply to customers supplied via high voltage feeders supplying demand between 1 and 10MW in a limited number of targeted situations. A public consultation on the modification closed 29 July 2022

This modification is being run in parallel with DCRP/MP/22/04.

DCRP/22/03/PC - Consultation Pack

DCRP/MP/22/04 - EREP 130 Issue 4

This Distribution Code modification was raised to consider whether changes should be made to Engineering Report 130 which provides guidance to on the application of EREC P2, Security of Supply. A revised document has been prepared to co-ordinate with the proposed modification to EREC P2 Issue 7. A public consultation closed 29 July 2022.

This modification is being run in parallel with DCRP/MP/22/03.

DCRP/22/04/PC - Consultation Pack