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HARMONISATION

DEVELOPMENT OF METHODOLOGIES RELATED TO THE HARMONISATION OF BALANCING MARKETS

 

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Activation purposes of balancing energy bids

Pursuant to Article 29(3) of the EB Regulation, all TSOs need to develop a proposal for a methodology for classifying the activation purposes of balancing energy bids, and submit it to all regulatory authorities for approval and to the Agency for information.

No actions have been completed yet with regard to this topic.

 

Pricing of balancing energy and cross-zonal capacity

Pursuant to Article 30(1) of the EB Regulation, all TSOs need to develop a proposal for a methodology to determine prices for the balancing energy that results from the activation of balancing energy bids for the frequency restoration process pursuant to Articles 143 and 147 of SO Regulation, and the reserve replacement process pursuant to Articles 144 and 148 of SO Regulation, and submit it to all regulatory authorities for approval and the to Agency for information.

Pursuant to Article 30(5) of the EB Regulation, where all TSOs identify inefficiencies in the application of the aforementioned methodology, they may request an amendment and propose an alternative pricing method. In such case, all TSOs need to perform a detailed analysis demonstrating that the alternative pricing method is more efficient.

No actions have been completed yet with regard to this topic.

 

Harmonisation of the main features of imbalance settlement

Pursuant to Article 52(2) of the EB Regulation, all TSOs need to develop a proposal to further specify and harmonise the main features of imbalance settlement and submit it to the concerned regulatory authorities for approval and to the Agency for information.

No actions have been completed yet with regard to this topic.

 

Standard products for balancing capacity

Pursuant to Article 25(2) of the EB Regulation, all TSOs need to develop a proposal for a list of standard products for balancing capacity for frequency restoration reserves and replacement reserves, and submit it to all regulatory authorities for approval and the Agency for information.

No actions have been completed yet with regard to this topic.

 

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