Supply & Demand Tag

Each week, we take a look at the week in flexibility trading that has just been, and a look at what's next. Enjoy our latest instalment: Last week closed with quite a stir. Not only did we reach another milestone15 days coal-free, but on Thursday we also witnessed a significant static event.

Energy tech leader Limejump has enjoyed further FFR auction success, highlighting the increasing role flexible energy sources have to play in the UK energy markets. Limejump was selected to provide 49MW of the total 53MW selected in the Fully Dynamic FFR Tender, 92% of the total Dynamic volume awarded in the latest auction.

  What are TRIADs? A TRIAD period is one of three half hourly periods of maximum demand that occur between November and February each year. Each TRIAD period must be separated by at least 10 days. They occur in winter evenings, around 16.30 and 18.30, when industrial demand coincides with residential demand.