Targeted Charging Review Resources

On this page you can find resources to get up to speed with the latest Ofgem minded to position on the Targeted Charging Review (TCR). You can also view materials from the stages leading up to this one: the TCR options paper and stakeholder engagement events.

Please continue to visit this webpage for updates on the Targeted Charging Review over the coming months.

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Latest Updates

On 9 November 2020, the ESO has published the Distribution Bands using data provided by the DNOs and IDNOs as per the methodology approved by Ofgem (see DCUSA approvals below).

On 30 September 2020, Ofgem approved Targeted Charging Review modifications to the DCUSA.

The Modifications approved are as follows:

DCP358 - Ofgem Targeted Charging Review Implementation: Determination of Banding Boundaries – Implemented 30/09/2021 – Decision Letter

DCP359 - Ofgem Targeted Charging Review (TCR) Implementation – Customers: Who Should Pay? –Decision Letter

DCP360 – Allocation to Bands and Interventions – Implemented 30/09/2021 – Decision Letter

DCP361 - Ofgem Targeted Charging Review (TCR) Implementation – Calculation of Charges – Implementation 01/04/2022 – Decision Letter

Ofgem Letter on CMP280

On 2 October 2020, Ofgem published an open letter on electricity storage network charging arrangements and determination on CMP280. This letter can be found here.

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Final decision

In November 2019 Ofgem published their final decision on the Targeted Charging Review with supporting documents. Here are some resources to help you understand Ofgem’s decision:

Plans to deliver TCR

  • Joint ESO and DNO Project Initiation Document to deliver TCR
  • Joint ESO and DNO Project Initiation Document to deliver TCR (updated 14 May 2020)

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Minded to decision

On 28 November 2018 Ofgem released its Targeted Charging Review (TCR): Minded to decision and draft impact assessment consultation. You can get up to speed using the following resources:

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