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CAPACITY CALCULATION

DEVELOPMENT OF METHODOLOGIES RELATED TO LONG-TERM CAPACITY CALCULATION

 

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Generation and load data provision (GLDP)

Pursuant to Article 17(1) of the FCA Regulation, all TSOs need to develop a proposal for a generation and load data provision methodology for long-term time frames and submit it to all regulatory authorities for approval and to the Agency for information.

Action 1: By September 2017, all TSOs submitted to all regulatory authorities and the Agency the proposal for the generation and load data provision methodology for long-term time frames.

Action 2: By March 2018, all regulatory authorities approved the proposal for the generation and load data provision methodology for long-term time frames.

The data provisions that are required to implement the generation and load data provision methodology for long-term time frames must be operational by twelve months after the approval by the last regulatory authority, i.e. by March 2019.

You can find documents related to the above actions here.

You can find the exact dates of the above actions in the implementation table here.

 

Common grid model (CGM)

Pursuant to Article 18(1) of the FCA Regulation, all TSOs need to develop a proposal for a common grid model methodology for long-term time frames and submit it to all regulatory authorities for approval and to the Agency for information.

Action 1: By Semtember 2017, all TSOs submitted to all regulatory authorities and the Agency the proposal for the common grid model methodology for long-term time frames.

Action 2: By March 2018, all regulatory authorities requested from all TSOs to amend the proposal for the common grid model methodology for long-term time frames.

Action 3: By May 2018, TSOs submitted to all regulatory authorities and the Agency the amended proposal for the common grid model methodology for long-term time frames.

Action 4: By July 2018, the majority of all regulatory authorities approved the amended proposal for the common grid model methodology for long-term time frames.

You can find documents related to the above actions here.

You can find the exact dates of the above actions in the implementation table here.

You can find the approved the common grid model methodology for long-term time frames here.

 

Capacity calculation methodology

Pursuant to Article 10(1) of the FCA Regulation, TSOs of each capacity calculation region (CCR) need to develop a proposal for a common capacity calculation methodology for long-term time frames 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.

 

Methodology for splitting cross-zonal capacity

Pursuant to Article 16(1) of the FCA Regulation, TSOs of each CCR need to develop a proposal for a methodology for splitting long-term cross-zonal capacity 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.

 

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