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    Loss of gas – Ingham 10 Jul 2024 12: 30 PM

    Important Information

    Please be advised due to system maintenance, the online application will be unavailable from 11pm Saturday 13/07/2024 till 7am Monday 15 /07/2024. Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.

    How to get connected 

    You have decided you want to inject biomethane into the Cadent network. Please find below our eight key steps which will guide you through the connection process.

    These have been split into two key areas:

    The commercial element of the process is detailed in steps 1-4 below. Here you will find the guidance, and documents you will need to complete when you are progressing through each step.

    You complete our initial enquiry form providing the following key information:

    • site location
    • postcode
    • estimated flow rate - standard cubic meters per hour (scm/h) of biomethane for injection into the pipeline grid network

    We perform a high level network analysis and mapping to assess whether a connection is possible.

    We will talk to you about this once the Initial Enquiry has been completed.

    Costs

    There is no charge to you for this activity.

    Timescales

    15 working days

    Related documents

    Customer Enquiry Form

    Complete our application form to apply for a Detailed Analysis Study report (DAS). The DAS will provide you with;

    • Network entry connection options
    • Network capacity flows and constraints
    • Site location and pipeline route
    • Seasonal and Daily flow rate tables
    • Local industry usage
    • If you wish to discuss individual requirements, please contact us.
    Costs

    £750 + VAT

    Timescale

    Detailed Analysis Study 30 working days from receipt of payment

    Following receipt of your signed agreement, you will be invoiced. Once we have received payment the study will be completed and issued within 30 working days.

    The DAS is a snapshot of the network at the current time and is not a guarantee of gas flow as the dynamics of the gas distribution network are subject to change.

    Once you have reviewed your study we can discuss the next steps with you or you can proceed to Application to Connect – Step 3, when you are ready.

    Related documents

    DAS form v5

    If you want to proceed to connection simply complete and submit an application to connect - the template can be found below.

    Costs

    There are no costs associated to this activity.

    Timescale

    We will validate and acknowledge receipt of your application form within two working days.

    Application to Connect v8

    Customer Application Supplemental Information

    For all entry connections we will issue a connection offer that sets out both parties obligations for the onsite works associated with the installation of the injection facility and the physical entry connection onto the pipeline grid network. The connection offer is valid for 45 days.

    Costs

    There are no costs associated with us providing you with a connection offer

    Timescale

    We aim to provide a Connection Offer within 2-3 weeks of reviewing your application.

    You have completed the first four steps (Commercial Arrangements) in the process to getting connected and you now have a contractual agreement with us to inject biomethane into the network. The next 4 steps of the process are:

    5.Initial meetings are held to discuss your proposal in more detail

    6. We review and approve your design documents in order to allow works to begin

    7. Site testing and commissioning happens here

    8. Financial reconciliation and project close out.

    Contact Us

    We want to hear from you and work with you.

    We want to make sure you can easily start injecting your gas into our network.

    Email us at [email protected] or call 0781 614 5573

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