Archive for the ‘Distribution System’ Category

Embedded Generator

Friday, April 9th, 2010

As defined under The Distribution Code of Licensed Distribution Network Operators (UK):

A Generator including a Customer With Own Generation whose Generation Sets are directly connected to the DNO’s Distribution System or to an Other Authorised Distributor connected to the DNO’s Distribution System.
The definition of Embedded Generator also includes the OTSO in relation to any Embedded Transmission System

Definition: DNO’s Distribution System

Thursday, April 8th, 2010

As defined under The Distribution Code of Licensed Distribution Network Operators (UK):

The System consisting (wholly or mainly) of electric lines owned or operated by the DNO and used for the distribution of electricity between the Grid Supply Points or Generation Sets or other Entry Points to the points of delivery to
Customers or Authorised Electricity Operators, or any Transmission Licensee within Great Britain and Offshore in its capacity as operator of the licensee’s Transmission System or the National Electricity Transmission System and includes any Remote Transmission Assets (owned by a Transmission Licensee within Great Britain), operated by the DNO and any electrical plant and meters and metering equipment owned or operated by the DNO in connection with the distribution of electricity, but shall not include any part of the National Electricity Transmission System

Definition: Connection Point

Thursday, April 8th, 2010

As defined under The Distribution Code of Licensed Distribution Network Operators (UK):

An or an Exit Point of the Distribution System as the case may be.

Definition: Connection Agreement

Thursday, April 8th, 2010

An agreement between the DNO and the User or any Customer setting out the terms relating to a connection with the DNO’s Distribution System (excluding any CUSC Bilateral Agreement).