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Public consultation on Gasgrid Finland’s terms and conditions regarding transmission services and the capacity allocation mechanism at Balticconnector
Finnish Energy Authority organizes a public consultation on the terms and conditions regarding gas transmission services, as well as the capacity allocation mechanism at Balticconnector. Market participants and stakeholders are invited to submit their statements until 13 November 2020.
The Energy Authority prepares annually a national report to the Agency for the Co-operation of Energy Regulators (ACER) and to the European Commission on the state of the Finnish electricity and natural gas markets in 2019.
The Finnish Energy Authority has received a proposal from the TSO in respect of the new balancing rules. With this consultation, the Energy Authority provides the opportunity for all network users to express their views on the new balancing rules until 23 June 2020.
In accordance with Article 28 of Commission Regulation on establishing a network code on harmonized transmission tariffs structures for gas (Tariff Network Code) the Energy Authority carries out a consultation with the national regulatory authorities of all directly connected Member States and the relevant stakeholders.
The Go-Live of Datahub, a centralised information exchange service for electricity trade, will be postponed to early 2022. The initial target Go-Live schedule was April 2021. Postponing the Go-Live date became topical when it emerged that some retailers and distribution system operators would be unable to meet the current Go-Live schedule of Datahub. Datahub requires a simultaneous Go-Live from all market operators.
The network operations of Fingrid Oyj and Gasum Oy are cost-effective, shows new benchmarking results.
The Energy Authority prepares annually a national report to the Agency for the Co-operation of Energy Regulators (ACER) and to the European Commission on the state of the Finnish electricity and natural gas markets in 2018.
Support for seven projects awarded through auction - the average price of accepted tenders EUR 2.5 per MWh
The Energy Authority has made decisions regarding tenders submitted to the technology-neutral auction for operating aid. All 26 tenders submitted involved wind power production. Feed-in premium was granted to seven projects and 19 were turned down. The projects were accepted in order of cost competitiveness. All accepted projects met the criteria specified for participation in the auction.
Energiavirasto (The Energy Authority) considers that there is no need for derogation on implementation schedule of 15 min imbalance settlement period stated in Electricity Balancing Guideline (EU 2017/2195). According to the guideline the 15 min imbalance settlement period shall be implemented by 18.12.2020.