Glossary of Terms and Acronyms

Last updated 04-Nov-2016

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BoD Beginning of Gas Day
Co2 Carbon Dioxide
Co2-e Carbon Dioxide equivalent
CPRS Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme
Cogen Cogeneration
CCGT Combined Cycle Gas Turbine
DSN Declared Shared Network
DTS Declared Transmission System
DWGM Declared Wholesale Gas Market
DSP Demand Side Participation
DUID Dispatchable Unit Identifier
DLF Distribution Loss Factor
DNSP Distribution Network Service Provider
EST Eastern Standard Time
EDD Effective Degree Day
ESOO Electricity Statement of Opportunities
EoD LP End of Day Linepack
EAAP Energy Adequacy Assessment Projection
EMS Energy Management System
FRMP Financially Responsible Market Participant
FCAS Frequency Control Ancillary Services
FRC Full Retail Competition
FRC Full Retail Contestability
GJ Gigajoule
GWh Gigawatt hour
IEC Information Exchange Committee
kVA Kilovolt ampere
kV Kilovolts
kW Kilowatt
LOR1 Lack of Reserve 1
LOR2 Lack of Reserve 2
LOR3 Lack of Reserve 3
LNSP Local Network Service Provider
LR Local Retailer
LRMC Long-run marginal cost
LRC Low Reserve Condition
MIBB Market Information Bulletin Board
MMS Market Management System
MOS Market Operator Service
MPS Market Price Cap
MSATS Market Settlement and Transfer Solution Procedures
MT PASA Medium Term Projected Assessment of System Adequacy
MW Megawatt
MWh Megawatt hours
NEM National Electricity Market
NEMMCO National Electricity Management Company Ltd
NER National Electricity Rules
NTNDP National Transmission Network Development Plan
NSP Network Service Provider
NMNS Non-market Non-scheduled
NMS Non-market Scheduled
OCD Over-constrained Dispatch
PJ Petajoule
PV Photovoltaic
PASA Projected Assessment of System Adequacy
RRP Regional Reference Price
RERT Reliability and Emergency Reserve Trader
RET Renewable Energy Target
SRA Settlements Residue Auction
STPASA Short Term Projected Assessment of System Adequacy
SCADA Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition
SRAS System Restart Ancillary Services
TJ Terajoule
TWh Terawatt hour
TNSP Transmission Network Service Provider
UAFG Unaccounted for Gas
USE Unserved energy