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Downloadable Documents

Document Description

WPD - Webinar - Routes to participation. 2021 Procurement Cycle 1

PDF copy of slides presented in Flexible Power Webinars on 17th & 22nd Jul 2020. Details the steps required of interest parties to be eligible to tender for provision of Demand Response services.

Responses to all Q&A asked throughout all of the participation Webinars weve held is available here.

A recording of the webinar held on 28th Jan 2021 can be viewed here.

WPD Procurement Process Details of the full process all interested parties are required to follow in order to to eligible to tender for participation in Flexible Power.
WPD - Standard Flexibility  Agreement

Our latest version of the T&Cs applicable to WPDs Procurement of Flexibility Services.

Flexible Power Guide to API Set-up & UAT Testing A guide on how to build and test the Application Programme Interface (API) and how to carry out necessary testing with the User Acceptance Testing (UAT) environment.
WPD Operational Process A guide to the weekly process applicable to WPDs operation of flexibility through Flexible Power.
WPD Participant Checklist This checklist summarises the stages and tasks required for a participant to go live.
Flexible Power Payment Mechanics A presentation explaining how the payment mechanisms work.
Flexible Power Example Performance Statement An example of the performance statement created post a response event.
Flexible Power Example Earnings Statement An example of the earning statement created at the end of each month.
Flexible Power Example Event Earnings Report An example of the payment breakdown of utilisation earnings created post a response event.
Flexible Power Billing Guide & Payment Set-up Form An overview of the monthly billing cycle and the form to send us your payment details.

Flexible Power Baselining Methodology

A presentation explaining our Baselining Methodology.
WPD Service Partner Agreement For aggregators who wish to become a Flexible Power Service Partner.
WPD Service Partner Guidelines Guidelines on the on the process and responsibilities of becoming a Flexible Power Service Partner.
WPD Acceptance & Dispatch Principles An explanation of how we select services to accept for availability and utilisation.
WPD Pricing Strategy Details of both our fixed price and ‘best offer’ pricing.
WPD Clearing Process Details of the process we will apply when assessing zonal pricing during the procurement stage.
WPD Month Ahead Availability Forecasts Updated ahead of each new month with a forecast of WPDs availability requirements for each operational zone. Active participants can use this to inform their week ahead declarations.
Glossary The ENA has produced a helpful glossary of terms, acronyms and abbreviations found in the energy network industry.
WPD Autumn/Winter 2020/21 Flexible Power Newsletter

Our bi-annual newsletters which provide latest news and updates around our Flexible Power offering.

Autumn/Winter 2019 Newsletter.
Spring/Summer 2020 Newsletter

WPD Flexible Power - Annual year in numbers Report

An infographic summary of how WPD has been actively using Flexible Power across its network throughout 2019.

See our 2018 year in numbers report here
See our 2019 year in numbers report here

 

WPD Procurement Activities

WPD Procurement Timetable WPD conducts 2 procurement cycles per year. This document provides the proposed procurement window dates for the next 2 years.
WPD Annual Flexibility Services Procurement Statement This document, draws together information to provide an overview of how we intend to procure services over the next year (April 21-March 22). It will sit alongside the Distribution Flexibility Services Procurement Report which will detail what services we have procured over the same period and is published in the April of the subsequent year
WPD 2021 Procurement Cycle 2 Requirements

The requirements document details in full the flexibility requirements that WPD is seeking within each procurement cycle.,

To support this round of procurement we have also published a compiled requirement data set of all zones, this can be found here

WPD 2021 Procurement Cycle 2 Results

The results documents provides detailed information on the volumes procured through each cycle.

This document will be published on 1st Oct when cycle 2 concludes.

WPD 2021 Procurement Cycle 1 Requirements The requirements document details in full the flexibility requirements that WPD is seeking within each procurement cycle.
WPD 2021 Procurement Cycle 1 Results The results documents provides detailed information on the volumes procured through each cycle. 

WPD 2020 Procurement Cycle 2 Requirements

WPD 2020 Procurement Cycle 2 Results

The requirements document details in full the flexibility requirements that WPD is seeking within each procurement cycle.

The results documents provides detailed information on the volumes procured through each cycle.

WPD 2020 Procurement Cycle 1 Requirements

WPD 2020 Procurement Cycle 1 Results

The requirements document details in full the flexibility requirements that WPD is seeking within each procurement cycle.

The results documents provides detailed information on the volumes procured through each cycle.

WPD 2019 Procurememt Cycle 2 Requirements

WPD 2019 Procurement Cycle 2 Results

The requirements document details in full the flexibility requirements that WPD is seeking within each procurement cycle.

The results documents provides detailed information on the volumes procured through each cycle.

WPD 2019 Procurement Cycle 1 Requirements

WPD 2019 Procurement Cycle 1 Results

The requirements document details in full the flexibility requirements that WPD is seeking within each procurement cycle.

The results documents provides detailed information on the volumes procured through each cycle.

WPD 2018 Procurement Requirements

WPD 2018 Procurement Results

The requirements document details in full the flexibility requirements that WPD is seeking within each procurement cycle.

The results documents provides detailed information on the volumes procured through each cycle.

WPD Procurement results from the 2017/18 Midlands Trial Summary of both requirements and results from WPDs initial flexibility trial.