AEMC: review to address deteriorating frequency performance in the power system (Submissions by 5 December 2017).
“The AEMC today published an issues paper for its review of the regulatory and market frameworks needed to support frequency control in the national electricity market (NEM)…
The AEMC encourages stakeholders to share their views on the paper. Submissions due by 5 December 2017.
The review is considering appropriate frequency control arrangements as the electricity system evolves. This work is part of the AEMC’s ongoing system security work program and progresses recommendations of the Finkel review into the future security of the NEM.
The review will also be informed by a technical working group, comprising network businesses, generators, retailers, energy service providers, consumer representatives, AEMO and the Australian Energy Regulator (AER).
The Commission will provide a progress report on the review to the COAG Energy Council by the end of 2017, with a final report due in mid 2018.”