ACER calls for stakeholders to join new Expert group on wholesale energy market trading

The Agency launches today a call for a new consultative expert group on wholesale energy market trading. This group will advise the Agency on topics related to the EU Regulation on wholesale energy market integrity and transparency (REMIT) replacing the Ad hoc REMIT Expert Group, which ended on 28 February 2017.      

The group will mainly focus on providing advice on REMIT policy matters, including compliance with the obligation on market participants to disclose inside information, as well as other EU regulations impacting on energy trading and market functioning regulation on energy markets, including financial market regulation. It may also be called on to provide advice on the REMIT Regulation more broadly in order to develop proposals for any future review.     

As previous Expert Groups, it may submit opinions and advice on any issue related to the tasks of the Agency according to REMIT, with particular focus on the above-mentioned areas.      

The deadline for applications is 31 July 2017.      The deadline for applications has been extended until Monday 14 August 2017.

More information on the application process and the Terms of Reference and Rules of Procedure may be found in the Open Letter​For information, the first meeting will be tentatively held on Tuesday 10 October in Ljubljana.