PricewaterhouseCoopers appointed as MHHS Independent Programme Assurance provider
On 21 February 2022, Ofgem announced the appointment of PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) to the role of Market-wide Half-Hourly Settlement (MHHS) Independent Programme Assurance (IPA) provider.
Ofgem ran a procurement for the IPA provider in accordance with the principles and measures set out in their April 2021 consultation on Implementation Arrangements. These assurance principles and measures are intended to give confidence to Ofgem, the Senior Responsible Owner (SRO), the Programme Steering Group (PSG) and all Programme parties that the Programme is being set up for success and will be well managed.
The IPA are mobilising and working with the Programme to define ways of working and they will share their plan and immediate priorities at the PSG meeting on Wednesday 2 March.