What is it about?
The European Union Agency for the Cooperation of Energy Regulators (ACER) adopted a Decision on the terms and conditions for day-ahead products that can be used in the day-ahead coupling.
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ACER became competent to issue the Decision on the proposal for amendment received by all Nominated Electricity Market Operators (NEMOs) on 24 June 2020. As a following step, the Agency opened a public consultation in October 2020 to collect inputs and taking an informed Decision.
Overall, ACER agreed with the choice of products used in the day-ahead auction, but deemed appropriate to divide them in two categories (mandatory and optional) to reflect better the provisions of the Guideline on Capacity Allocation and Congestion Management (Article 40).
Read more on ACER Decision 04-2020.