Reactive Reform – Market Design

The NGESO are now exploring potential solutions to reform the reactive power services which will help to address the challenges we are facing for system voltage control.

Project Brief

To address the challenges we are facing for system voltage control, the NGESO are now using a holistic and interactive approach to exploring potentials solutions that could enable more participants across technologies and connection types to provide reactive power services in the right locations to maintain system voltage security and drive down the overall reactive costs to maximise consumer benefits.

 

Project Data

Duration October 2021 - February 2022
Funding Network Innovation Allowance (NIA)
Partners National Grid ESO, AFRY

Latest updates

Below you can find the latest material from our workshops and webinars.

National Grid ESO - annual report and accounts - volcano

Future of Reactive Power Market Analysis -Case Studies Workshop

Download and view the slides from our November 2021 workshop

October 2021 webinar recording

Watch the recording of our October 2021 webinar

October 2021 webinar slides

Download and view the slides from our October 2021 webinar

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FAQs from the webinar

See the questions that were asked during our October 2021 webinar

Past events

Watch the slide presentations by pressing the play icon on each image, or download the slides using the link below each image.

March 2021 webinar

Watch the recording from our March 2021 webinar

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March 2021 webinar - FAQs

See the questions that were asked during our March 2021 webinar

Future of Reactive Power webinar slides - December 2020

December 2020 webinar

Watch the recording from our December 2020 webinar