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WPD - Webinar - Routes to participation. 2022. Procurement Cycle 2

PDF copy of slides presented in the Flexible Power Webinar on 19th July 2022. Details the steps required of interested parties to be eligible to tender for provision of Demand Response services. 

Responses to all Q&A asked throughout all of the participation webinars we've held are available  here

WPD Procurement ProcessDetails of the full process all interested parties are required to follow in order to be 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 TestingA guide on how to build and test the Application Programme Interface (API) and how to carry out necessary testing within the User Acceptance Testing (UAT) environment.
WPD Operational ProcessA guide to the weekly process applicable to WPDs operation of flexibility through Flexible Power.
Flexible Power Payment MechanicsA presentation explaining how the payment mechanisms work.
Flexible Power Example Event Performance Report An example of the performance report created post a response event.
Flexible Power Example Monthly InvoiceAn example of the monthly invoice created at the end of each month.
Flexible Power Example Event Earnings ReportAn example of the payment breakdown of utilisation earnings created post a response event.
Flexible Power Billing Guide An overview of the monthly billing cycle.

Flexible Power Baselining Methodology

A presentation explaining our Baselining Methodology.
WPD Acceptance & Dispatch PrinciplesAn explanation of how we select services to accept for availability and utilisation.
WPD Pricing StrategyDetails of both our fixed price and ‘best offer’ pricing.
WPD Clearing ProcessDetails 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.

We also publish data on our dispatch activity here.

WPD - Which months our flex zones are activeA spreadsheet detailing which months of the year each zone has a requirement for provider availabilty
GlossaryThe 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 2020.

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

 

WPD Procurement Activities

WPD Procurement TimetableWPD conducts 2 procurement cycles per year. This document provides the proposed procurement window dates for the next 2 years.
WPD Annual Flexibility Services Procurement StatementThis 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 2022 Procurement Cycle 2 Requirements 

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

A consolidated data set containing requirement data for all 2022 cycle 2 requirements can be downloaded here.

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

WPD 2022 Procurement Cycle 1 Results

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

WPD 2021 Procurement Cycle 2 Results

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

WPD 2021 Procurement Cycle 1 ResultsThe results documents provides detailed information on the volumes procured through each cycle. 

WPD 2020 Procurement Cycle 2 Results

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

WPD 2020 Procurement Cycle 1 Results

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

WPD 2019 Procurement Cycle 2 Results

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

WPD 2019 Procurement Cycle 1 Results

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

WPD 2018 Procurement Results

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

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