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Monthly Archives: August 2018


Reference Material

Title Date Request for CER Approval Non Schema Changes 04.02.2014 Apr Aug 2014 MDR Assurance Approach v1.0 Issued 04.03.2014 MCR 1137 Participant Questionnaire 05.03.2014 Non Schema Release 2014 – Participant Questionnaire for MCR 1137 07.03.2014 CER decision on MCR 1137…

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Lessons Learned

These will be posted here post implementation.

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MCR 1033 – September 2013

MCR 1033 involves populating the Market Participant Business Reference on a number of 300 series Market Messages thereby facilitating the identification of readings and the events that triggered them. Currently the Market Participant Business Reference is available but not populated….

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MCR 1137 – April 2014

MCR 1137 introduces a change to the contents of the Downloadable Meter Points Data file whereby only billable meters will be shown. At present non-billable meters are shown as well as billable meters. ESB Networks assessed the changes required to…

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Market Release Assurance – 2014 Non Schema Release

Gemserv drafted the Assurance strategy for the Non Schema Release 2014. This can be accessed here. The following table displays all relevant Assurance dates for both MCRs. MCR1033 MCR1137 Participant Questionnaire issued 30th June, 2014 7th March, 2014 Participant Questionnaire…

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Planning – 2014 Non Schema Release

The CER approved the introduction of the Non Schema Release 2014 on the 06 February 2014. RMDS will co-ordinate the release between ESBN, ROI Market Participants, Gemserv and CER. There will be an update on the Non Schema Release at…

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DR1193 – Tibco Reconciliation file to include list of TxRefNums

When there is a discrepancy in the reconciliation process the solution to identify the missing message(s) is quite cumbersome. Currently the 602 MM provides the type and count of messages sent/received between 03:00 am yesterday to 03:00 am today but…

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MCR1190 – Procedure for Supplier initiated transfer of MPRNs from one Supplier ID to another

A new Working Practice has been created to set out the steps which a Supplier must complete in circumstances where supplier initiated transfer of MPRNs from one Supplier ID to another is proposed. The Working Practice sets out a four…

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MCR1184 – Cooling off for CoS

The customers’ right to the cooling off period is detailed in Directive 2011/83/EU, which was transposed into Irish legislations through the Statutory Instrument S.I. No. 484 of 2013. It provides, inter alia, for the right of a customer to change…

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TUP Market Communications Plan

Click here for the TUP Market Communications Plan.

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FAQ’s for Schema MCRs

Questions MCR 1111 MCR 1122 MCR 1111 1 How will the network decide if it is CoLE or not? What are the exceptions for Cole? 2 FWP & SWP – 48 hours window compulsory? Will FWP or SWP set to…

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FAQs for TIBCO Upgrade Project

Questions Digital Certs EMMA Performance Testing Test and Cutover Webforms SMART Metering Licences Digital Certs 1 Each market participant is responsible for purchasing of digital certs “as per guidelines provided” – how/when will these guidelines be provided? EMMA 1 Where…

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TIBCO/Schema Programme – Participant Questionnaire

The Participant Questionnaire (PQ) is to assess the extent to which Market Participants are aware of both the coordinated TIBCO Hub Project changes and Schema changes, the details of their approach and their readiness for the changes to go live….

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TIBCO/Schema Programme – Strategy

The Regularity Authority’s (RA) require an assurance strategy to give them the confidence that the programme is being delivered with a mitigated risk to the co-ordinated markets, delivery is in compliance with the technical and timescale requirements and that all…

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TIBCO/Schema Programme – Assurance

Both Regulatory Authorities (RA) mandate the need for Assurance. The assurance process provides an assessment based on an agreed set of criteria and enables the RA’s to make a decision regarding Project “Go Live” based on a full risk assessment….

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