Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks

Check the table below to see what information Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks publish and where you can find it. Data is available from Generation Heatmaps, the Long Term Development Statement (LTDS) and GIS “shapefiles”. For the LTDS and GIS data sources, if you have not previously registered with Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks, you will need to register to access information.

Data ItemDescriptionAvailable?Source?Registration required?Comments
           
Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks Distributed Energy Resources Information          
Customer Name Name of party contracted to connect. No      
Customer / Project Site Name of customer site/project name. Yes Heat Maps, GIS Yes for GIS Anonymised project names provided at GSP level (I.e. Project A, Project B).
Connection Site (GSP) Grid Supply Point linked with Customer Site. Yes Heat Maps No  
Supply Point Electrical position where the customer equipment connects to the distribution network. Yes LTDS Yes Not related to customer site, only substation name.
Primary Name of relevant primary substation. Yes Heat Maps, GIS Yes for GIS GSP/BSP and primary substation locations provided, but not linked to specific customers.
MW Connected Total MW connected at Project Site. Yes Heat Maps No Visible in generation availability map and downloadable
MW Contracted Total MW contracted in Construction Offer. Yes Heat Maps, LTDS Yes for LTDS Project anonymised, but MW connected visible at GSP level in heat map. MW connected/installed at BSP, GSP and Primary in LTDS but at a group rather than individual customer level.
Export MW Capacity Total MW capacity permitted as per connection agreement. Yes Heat Maps, LTDS Yes for LTDS Project anonymised, but MW contracted visible at GSP level. MW contracted/accepted at BSP, GSP and Primary in LTDS but at a group rather than individual customer level.
Date Contracted Date customer contracted. No      
Date Connected Date Project connected to network. Yes Heat Maps No Estimated date of connection provided but not contracted date at GSP/BSP and primary level in heat maps.
Status Connected, Being Built, Contracted. Yes Heat Maps No Project anonymised, but date connected provided against GSP in generation availability maps.
Licence Area Licence area project site is connected within. Yes Heat Maps, LTDS Yes for LTDS Not specifically linked to customer sites.
Plant Type Type of plant connected at the site (wind/solar/etc). Yes Heat Maps, LTDS Yes for LTDS Project anonymised, but Technology type of connected/contracted customers provided at GSP/BSP and primary level in heat maps. 'Fuel type' provided at GSP, BSP and primaries in LTDS.
           
Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks Works Register Queue Information          
           
Data Item Description Available? Source? Registration required? Comments
Works Reference Reinforcement Reference Number No      
Works Reference Reinforcement Reference Number Yes Heat Maps, LTDS Yes for LTDS Reference name under 'name' column in Appendix 3. Reference number is under 'Impact on distribution network capability' in same appendix.
Works Description Reinforcement Title/Summary Description Yes Heat Maps, LTDS Yes for LTDS  
Works Completion Date Planned Completion Date of Works Yes Heat Maps, LTDS Yes for LTDS Month and year provided.
Driver (Generation/Demand) Are works driven by demand or generation? Yes Heat Maps No  
Licence Area Licence area where works will be delivered Yes Heat Maps, LTDS Yes for LTDS The LTDS documents are split into licence area. Heat maps are also split by area.
T/D Transmission or Distribution Yes Heat Maps, LTDS Yes for LTDS T reinforcement detailed on 'summary tab' on heat maps, D reinforcement detailed in Appendix 3 in LTDS.
Customer Site Name of customer site/project No      
GSP Grid Supply Point linked with Customer Site Yes Heat Maps, LTDS Yes for LTDS T reinforcement detailed on 'summary tab' on heat maps, D reinforcement detailed in Appendix 3 in LTDS.
Customer Completion Date Completion date of customer connection No