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GC0096: Energy Storage

Modification status: Current

Last updated: 10 May 2019

This modification was raised by:

National Grid in May 2016

Purpose of Modification:

This proposal seeks to modify the Grid Code to define the appropriate technical requirements for Storage technologies connecting to the Transmission system and associated changes to the Grid Code requirements for making a connection.

The governance route for this modification is:


The impact of this modification is on:

Developers/Operators of Large, Medium and Small generation units, Transmission System Owners (incl OFTOs & Interconnectors), Distribution Network Operators, Suppliers, Aggregators, Directly-Connected Demand (including Response providers), Manufacturers and Regulators

The modification is currently at:

Code Administrator Consultation


Workgroup Report