Electricity network constraints and the 2024 New Build Heat Standard: research

Research looking into the network constraints issues associated with the electrification of heat for domestic new build developments. The focus of the work was on connection costs for these developments, how the cost is defined, and apportioned to the relevant stakeholder.

8 References

Website links were accessed December 2020.

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[3] Scottish Government, "Building Standards technical handbook 2020: Domestic," 2020. [Online] . Available: https://www.gov.scot/publications/building-standards-technical-handbook-2020-domestic/

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[5] Scottish Government, "Copy of Scottish Government New Build Zero Direct Emissions Heat Standard - Scoping Consultation (Draft Version)," 2020

[6] Scottish Power, "Statement of Methodology and Charges for Connection to SP Distribution Plc and SP Manweb Plc's Electricity Distribution Systems," 2020

[7] Scottish & Southern Electricity Networks, "Statement of Methodology and Charges for Connection to Scottish Hydro Electric Power Distribution Plc's Electricity Distribution System," 2020

[8] GTC, "Statement of Methodology and Charges for Connection to the Electricity Distribution Systems of: The Electricity Network Company Limited and Independent Power Networks Limited," 2020

[9] SEAI, "Heat Pumps Technology Guide," SEAI, Dublin, 2020

[10] West Dumbartonshire Council, "The Queens Quay Water Source Heat Pump District Heating Network - Design," [Online] . Available: https://www.vitalenergi.co.uk/casestudies/queens-quay-water-source-heatpump/

[11] SPEN, "SAFE-HD (Spatial Analysis of Future Electric Heat Demand)," August 2019. [Online] . Available: https://www.smarternetworks.org/project/nia_spen_0045

[12] UK Power Networks, "Heat Street: Local System Planning," July 2020. [Online] . Available: https://www.smarternetworks.org/project/nia_ukpn0061

[13] SSEN, "SSEN partners with visionary Dundee City Council on £343,000 RESOP Project," July 2020. [Online] . Available: http://news.ssen.co.uk/news/all-articles/2020/july/ssen-partners-with-dundee-city-council-resop-project/

[14] Gov.UK, "Electrification of Heat Demonstration Project (closed)," June 2020. [Online] . Available: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/electrification-of-heat-demonstration-project#history

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[16] UK Power Networks, "Cold Start," March 2020. [Online] . Available: https://innovation.ukpowernetworks.co.uk/projects/cold-start/

[17] National Grid ESO, "4D Heat," May 2020. [Online] . Available: https://www.smarternetworks.org/project/nia_ngso0033

[18] SSEN, "NINES," 16 December 2020. [Online] . Available: https://www.ninessmartgrid.co.uk/our-project/

[19] SSEN, "An Electric Heat Pathway – Looking Beyond Heat Pumps," 21 December 2020. [Online] . Available: https://www.smarternetworks.org/project/nia_ssen_0039/documents

[20] C40 Cities, "Copenhagen district heating system," November 2011. [Online] . Available: https://www.c40.org/case_studies/98-of-copenhagen-city-heating-supplied-by-waste-heat

[21] ENGIE, "Enfield residents receive ground breaking heat system," [Online] . Available: https://www.engie.co.uk/about-engie/news/enfield-residents-receive-ground-breaking-heat-system/

[22] Ofgem, "Targeted Charging Review: Significant Code Review," 2020. [Online] . Available: https://www.ofgem.gov.uk/electricity/transmission-networks/charging/targeted-charging-review-significant-code-review

[23] Ofgem, "Reform of network access and forward-looking charges," 2020. [Online] . Available: https://www.ofgem.gov.uk/electricity/transmission-networks/charging/reform-network-access-and-forward-looking-charges

[24] SPEN, "SP Distribution Heat Maps," 2020. [Online] . Available: https://www.spenergynetworks.co.uk/pages/sp_distribution_heat_maps.aspx

[25] SSEN , "Network Capacity Map," 2020. [Online] . Available: https://www.ssen.co.uk/ContractedDemand/

[26] SPEN, "Long Term Development Statement," November 2020. [Online] . Available: https://www.spenergynetworks.co.uk/pages/long_term_development_statement.aspx

[27] SSEN, "Long-Term Development Statement," November 2020. [Online] . Available: https://www.ssen.co.uk/LTDS/

[28] Department of Energy & Climate Change, "Assessment of the Costs, Performance, and Characteristics of UK Heat Networks," DECC, London, 2015

[29] Sunamp, [Online] . Available: https://sunamp.com/


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