Our Demand Side Response service (SmartDSR) helps businesses with flexible operational demand become smarter consumers of electricity - turn your energy consumption into a revenue-creating asset, avoid costly peak charges and play your part to support the grid at times of stress.

Secure cost savings and an additional revenue stream

  • Receive capacity payments for providing flexibility to National Grid
  • Gain a steady revenue stream - you will be paid even if you are not called on to turn down your demand
  • Use knowledge learnt through DSR to reduce Triad costs
  • Reduce expensive peak charges on your supply such as Red Band Distribution Use of System (DUoS) and Capacity Market charges

Define a reduction plan to suit your business operations

  • Agree an achievable level of reduction without impacting your operations
  • Flexible options available for full year or time banded participation
  • On-site metering and communications equipment installed and tested for you
  • Monitor your DSR performance using our intelligent software, SourceMonitor

Work with an aggregator to simplify the process

  • Rely on us to enter your dynamic demand into the Capacity Market
  • Avoid the risk of performance penalties for under-delivering your agreed capacity by joining our portfolio
  • Achieve savings on your energy costs by participating in DSR through your supplier
  • Expert support from our DSR team when an action is called and 24/7 availability throughout the program period

Contact our team here to find out how your business can get involved in DSR for winter 2017/18.

Watch our latest DSR webinar to learn more about the commercial value of flexibility: