Publications library: Gas distribution networks

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DateTitleInformation type(s)
20/07/2017Decision on 2017 Low Carbon Networks Fund and Network Innovation Competition Successful Delivery Reward applications
  • Decisions
18/07/2017Gas Distribution Licensees’ consultation on Network Output Measures Methodology
  • News and blogs
18/07/2017Version 3.0 of the Network Innovation Allowance governance documents
  • Decisions
18/07/2017Direction notice of modification to the network licences to curtail the recovery of Bid Preparation Costs from 1 April 2018
  • Decisions
14/07/2017Gas NIC Full Submission guidance and spreadsheet 2017
  • Guidance
13/07/2017Getting to know the future consumer
  • Agendas, minutes and presentations
12/07/2017Energy networks should prepare for tougher price controls
  • Press releases
12/07/2017Open letter on the RIIO-2 Framework
  • Open letters & correspondence
05/07/2017Dermot Nolan's speech at The Future Consumer event
  • Agendas, minutes and presentations
04/07/2017Update on regulatory sandbox
  • Open letters & correspondence
04/07/2017Statutory Consultation to modify price control financial models to account for the London medium pressure refund and the National Grid voluntary allowance deferral
  • Consultations & responses
04/07/2017Ofgem reduces allowances for Cadent’s gas distribution price control
  • Press releases
04/07/2017MPR parallel work decision
  • Decisions
03/07/2017Ofgem data: Upcoming release calendar
  • Charts and data
03/07/2017Infographic: The energy network
  • Charts and data
30/06/2017Version 3.0 of the Network Innovation Competition governance documents
  • Decisions
30/06/2017Direction notice of modification to the network licences for the network innovation strategy
  • Consultations & responses
28/06/2017Modification of the financial instruments as defined in the special conditions held by Network Operators Licensees
  • Decisions
26/06/2017Notice to modify the Regulatory Instructions and Guidance held by Network Operators
  • Consultations & responses
23/06/2017Stakeholder Engagement Panel Members 2016-17
  • Guidance
15/06/2017Project Nexus Delivery Group - 9 May 2017
  • Agendas, minutes and presentations
15/06/2017Project Nexus Delivery Group - 25 April 2017
  • Agendas, minutes and presentations
15/06/2017Project Nexus Delivery Group - 11 April 2017
  • Agendas, minutes and presentations
15/06/2017Project Nexus Delivery Group - 14 March 2017
  • Agendas, minutes and presentations
15/06/2017Project Nexus Delivery Group - 28 March 2017
  • Agendas, minutes and presentations
15/06/2017Project Nexus Delivery Group - 28 February 2017
  • Agendas, minutes and presentations
15/06/2017Project Nexus Delivery Group - 13 December 2017
  • Agendas, minutes and presentations
15/06/2017Project Nexus Delivery Group - 14 February 2017
  • Agendas, minutes and presentations
15/06/2017Project Nexus Delivery Group - 31 January 2017
  • Agendas, minutes and presentations
15/06/2017Project Nexus Delivery Group - 17 January 2017
  • Agendas, minutes and presentations
13/06/2017Project Nexus Steering Group - 25 May 2017
  • Agendas, minutes and presentations
13/06/2017Project Nexus Delivery Group - 6 September 2016
  • Agendas, minutes and presentations
13/06/2017Project Nexus Delivery Group - 18 October 2016
  • Agendas, minutes and presentations
13/06/2017Project Nexus Delivery Group - 1 November 2016
  • Agendas, minutes and presentations
13/06/2017Project Nexus Steering Group - 19 May 2017
  • Agendas, minutes and presentations
13/06/2017Project Nexus Delivery Group - 9 August 2016
  • Agendas, minutes and presentations
13/06/2017Project Nexus - Market Trials Approach
  • Agendas, minutes and presentations
13/06/2017Project Nexus Delivery Group - 29 June 2016
  • Agendas, minutes and presentations
13/06/2017Project Nexus Delivery Group - 12 July 2016
  • Agendas, minutes and presentations
13/06/2017Project Nexus Steering Group - 1 June 2017
  • Agendas, minutes and presentations
13/06/2017Project Nexus Delivery Group - 29 November 2016
  • Agendas, minutes and presentations
13/06/2017Project Nexus Delivery Group - 28 July 2016
  • Agendas, minutes and presentations
13/06/2017Response to the Scottish Government's 'Consultation on a Scottish Energy Strategy: The future of energy in Scotland'
  • Open letters & correspondence
13/06/2017Project Nexus Delivery Group - 20 September 2016
  • Agendas, minutes and presentations
13/06/2017Project Nexus Delivery Group - 15 November
  • Agendas, minutes and presentations
12/06/2017Project Nexus Steering Group 17 May 2017
  • Agendas, minutes and presentations
12/06/2017Project Nexus Steering Group - 4 May 2017
  • Agendas, minutes and presentations
12/06/2017Project Nexus Steering Group - 11 May 2017
  • Agendas, minutes and presentations
12/06/2017Project Nexus Steering Group - 13 April 2017
  • Agendas, minutes and presentations
12/06/2017Project Nexus Steering Group - 6 and 10 April
  • Agendas, minutes and presentations
12/06/2017Project Nexus Steering Group meeting - 22 March 2017
  • Agendas, minutes and presentations
12/06/2017Project Nexus Sponsors Forum - 10 May 2017
  • Agendas, minutes and presentations
09/06/2017Business Impact Target
  • Reports & plans
02/06/2017Project Nexus - go-live decision
  • Open letters & correspondence
01/06/2017Notices to modify the network licences to curtail the recovery of Bid Preparation Costs from 1 April 2018
  • Consultations & responses
01/06/2017Consultation on version 3.0 of the Network Innovation Allowance governance documents
  • Consultations & responses
18/05/2017Notice of statutory consultation on a proposal to modify the Price Control Financial Handbook held by Network Operators
  • Consultations & responses
16/05/2017Project Nexus go live decision pack
  • Agendas, minutes and presentations
  • Open letters & correspondence
  • Reports & plans
11/05/2017Notices to modify the network licences for the network innovation strategy
  • Consultations & responses
11/05/2017Consultation on version 3.0 of the Network Innovation Competition governance documents
  • Consultations & responses
05/05/2017Direction - Modification of RIIO-GD1 Price Control Regulatory Instructions and Guidance: Version 4.0
  • Decisions
04/05/2017Decision on the New Nwy (New Gas) submission to the Initial Screening Process of the 2017 Gas Network Innovation Competition
  • Decisions
02/05/2017Project Nexus - FAQs as go-live approaches
  • Factsheets
24/04/2017Project Nexus Steering Group - 6 February 2017
  • Agendas, minutes and presentations
24/04/2017Project Nexus Steering Group - 2 March 2017
  • Agendas, minutes and presentations
24/04/2017Project Nexus Sponsors Forum - 10 October 2016
  • Agendas, minutes and presentations
24/04/2017Project Nexus Sponsors Forum - 10 August 2016
  • Agendas, minutes and presentations
24/04/2017Project Nexus Sponsors Forum - 19 May 2016
  • Agendas, minutes and presentations
21/04/2017Gas NIC year five screening submission for Tain Innovative Gas Grid (Fulcrum Pipelines)
  • Reports & plans
21/04/2017Gas NIC year five screening submission for H21 (Northern Gas Networks)
  • Reports & plans
21/04/2017Gas NIC year five screening submission for RRES – Robotic Roadworks & Excavation System (Southern Gas Networks and Scotland Gas Networks)
  • Reports & plans
21/04/2017Gas NIC year five screening submission for New Nwy (New Gas) (Wales and West Utilities)
  • Reports & plans
21/04/2017Stakeholder views on the draft DCC business case for DCC activities during the Transitional Phase of the Switching Programme
  • Decisions
21/04/2017UKRN publishes guide on consumer engagement in regulatory decisions
  • Open letters & correspondence
21/04/2017Response to the Building Our Industrial Strategy green paper
  • Open letters & correspondence
18/04/2017Go/No Go (GONG) Criteria and Assessment Framework - Project Nexus V2
  • Guidance
13/04/2017Decision letter: Relaxing the accuracy requirements of Calorific Value Determining Devices
  • Decisions
03/04/2017Next steps on proposed update to the eligibility criteria of the Fuel Poor Network Extension Scheme due to changes to the Energy Company Obligation (ECO)
  • Consultations & responses
  • Decisions
31/03/2017The Network Innovation Review: our policy decision
  • Decisions
31/03/2017Completion of the Xoserve funding, governance and ownership (FGO) implementation phase
  • Open letters & correspondence
31/03/2017Direction to treat certain services in relation to the Central Data Service Provider as Excluded Services from 1 April 2017
  • Decisions
29/03/2017Forward Work Programme 2017-18
  • Decisions
23/03/2017Notice proposing modifications to the Regulatory Instructions and Guidance (RIGs) for RIIO-GD1 (version 4.0)
  • Consultations & responses
16/03/2017Decision on margin and incentives for DCC's role within the Transitional Phase of the Switching Programme
  • Consultations & responses
  • Decisions
14/03/2017Ofgem’s Future Insights paper 4 - The futures of domestic energy consumption
  • Reports & plans
10/03/2017Fuel Poor Network Extension Scheme: Update to the eligibility criteria due to changes to ECO
  • Consultations & responses
  • Decisions
24/02/2017Consultation: Proposed direction to treat certain services in relation to the Central Data Service Provider as Excluded Services from 1 April 2017
  • Consultations & responses
24/02/2017RIIO gas distribution annual report 2015-16
  • Reports & plans
24/02/2017Ofgem reduces National Grid’s spending allowances for its transmission price controls
  • Press releases
24/02/2017Consultation on mid-period review parallel work
  • Consultations & responses
24/02/2017Mid-period review decision
  • Decisions
21/02/2017Open letter on the European Union Network Code on harmonised transmission tariff structures for gas (TAR NC)
  • Open letters & correspondence
16/02/2017Exploring local energy: A regulator's perspective
  • News and blogs
06/02/2017Regulatory Sandbox: calling for expressions of interest
  • Open letters & correspondence
03/02/2017Upcoming deadline to submit for initial screening for the 2017 Gas Network Innovation Competition (NIC)
  • Guidance
03/02/2017Network Innovation Competition - Project Direction for Future Billing Methodology
  • Open letters & correspondence
03/02/2017Network Innovation Competition - Project Direction for HyDeploy
  • Open letters & correspondence
03/02/2017Gas Network Innovation Competition Funding Direction 2016
  • Open letters & correspondence
30/01/2017Ofgem’s Future Insights paper 3 - Local energy in a transforming energy system
  • Reports & plans
27/01/2017Authority decision to ‘send back’ SPAA Change Proposal 16/347 - Amendments to Prepayment Tariff Pages
  • Decisions
16/01/2017Consultation on proposed changes to The Gas and Electricity (Consumer Complaints Handling Standards) Regulations 2008
  • Consultations & responses
13/01/2017Decision to modify the Funding Return Mechanism in the Network Innovation Competition (NIC) and Low Carbon Networks Fund (LCNF) licence conditions
  • Decisions
11/01/2017UKRN updates stakeholders on cross-sector vulnerability information exchange and distribution project
  • Open letters & correspondence
10/01/2017Letter to the Secretary of State on Social and Environmental Guidance, 2016
  • Open letters & correspondence

Publications and updates

  • Published: 10th Mar 2017
  • Closed: 31st Mar 2017
  • Consultations & responses, Decisions
  • 7 Associated documents
Update to our eligibility criteria for the Fuel Poor Network Extension Scheme (FPNES), reflecting changes to the Energy Company Obligation (ECO) scheme.

  • Published: 1st Dec 2015
  • Closed: 14th Dec 2015
  • Consultations & responses
  • 11 Associated documents
Informal consultation seeking views on amendments to Standard Special Condition A15 (Agency) of the Gas Transporters Licence.