Regulation & Policy

For ease of reference, S.and D. correspond to the Sections and Dossiers of the Quarterly

EP adopts key Clean Energy Package files

S.12. Winter Package

D.

Tuesday, November 13, 2018
The EP approved three of the eight legislative proposals in the “Clean Energy for All Europeans” Package, confirming the provisional agreement reached in June on energy efficiency (434 votes to 104 with 37 abstentions), renewables (495 votes to 68 with 61 abstentions) and the governance ...

Stakeholders seek resolution to frequency deviations in Continental European Control Area in lead-up to synchronisation of Baltic States

S.9.1. Security of Energy Supply

D.9.1. Security of Energy Supply

Monday, November 12, 2018
Last week, the Regional Group Continental Europe (RGCE), which represents all TSOs operating within the 25 countries of the Continental Europe (CE) synchronous area, voted on a proposal to resolve the problem of frequency deviations, which have been affecting the transmission system since late 2017. ...

Clean Energy for EU Islands Initiative launches expression of interest call for islands

S.12. Winter Package

D.9.1. Security of Energy Supply

Friday, November 9, 2018
The Second Clean Energy for EU Islands Forum, organised on behalf of the EC and co-hosted by the Government of the Canary Islands, was held on 05 November, in Lanzarote, Spain. The host, the EU Islands Secretariat, also launched a call for expression of interest ...

Are there regulatory flaws in the Clean Energy Package? – The case of bidding zone configuration

S.12. Winter Package

D.9.1. Security of Energy Supply

Friday, November 9, 2018
The “Clean Energy for all Europeans” Package tabled by the EC on 30 November 2016, lays down an ambitious set of proposals aimed at increasing the penetration of RES in the European energy mix. However, it remains to be seen whether the outcome of the ...

ACER Reports: 2017 Inter-Transmission System Operator Compensation Mechanism

S.2. Internal Energy Market

D.9.1. Security of Energy Supply

Wednesday, October 31, 2018
ACER released its Report on the implementation of the Inter-Transmission System Operator Compensation (ITC) Mechanism in 2017, as part of an annual review of the implementation of the mechanism and the management of the ITC Fund established by ENTSO-E to compensate TSOs for the costs ...

Important provisional agreements for the “Clean Energy for All Europeans” Package

S.12. Winter Package

D.9.1. Security of Energy Supply

Tuesday, October 23, 2018
Following the latest trilogues on the four remaining files of the “Clean Energy for All Europeans” Package, the negotiators reached some important compromises, thereby bringing the files closer to their final form and possible final agreement by the end of 2018. The third trilogue on the ...

ACER publishes new edition of REMIT Quarterly Report

S.2. Internal Energy Market

D.2.5. Regulation on Energy Market Integrity and Transparency

Tuesday, October 23, 2018
The 14th edition of ACER’s REMIT Quarterly Report for the third quarter od 2018 has been published on the REMIT Portal. The Quarterly reviews the 2nd Energy Market Integrity and Transparency Forum and presents its conclusions. The Forum found that REMIT implementation has been largely ...

TSOs-DSOs to continue cooperation on smart electricity grids

S.2. Internal Energy Market

D.2.5. Regulation on Energy Market Integrity and Transparency

Tuesday, October 23, 2018
CEDEC, EDSO for Smart Grids, EURELECTRIC, GEODE and ENTSO-E signed an updated MoU aimed at achieving a common vision on active system management to integrate distributed energy resources (DERs). The parties will decide on further areas for collaboration at the beginning of 2019, taking into ...