GC0104: EU Connection Codes GB Implementation – Demand Connection Code
Modification status: Current
Last updated: 25 June 2018
"The Code Administrator Consultation has now closed. The Modification Report is currently being drafted."
This modification was raised by:
National Grid in August 2017
Purpose of Modification:
This modification will set out within the Grid Code new compliance obligations as specified in the Demand Connection Code (DCC):
- Technical requirements for new* Transmission-connected Demand Facilities; Transmission-connected Distribution Facilities and Distribution Systems.
- Technical requirements for Demand Units used by a Demand Facility or a Closed Distribution System to provide Demand Response Services to System Operators.
* ‘New’ is defined as not being connected to the system at the time that the code enters into force and not having concluded a final and binding contract for the purchase of main plant items by two years after entry into force
The governance route for this modification is:
The impact of this modification is on:
Transmission System Operators (TSOs), Transmission Connected Demand Facilities, Demand Facilities providing DSR, Aggregators and Directly Connected Transmission Facilities; Distribution Network Operators and Operators of Demand schemes considering modernisation.
The modification is currently at:
Draft Final Modification Report