Licensing

Benchmarking Analysis: Ancillary services and Balancing markets

This Benchmarking Analysis aims to provide information on the different market models, procurement methods and cost elements of ancillary service - and balancing markets in operation in different ERRA member countries, thus it could provide good...
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Regulatory Practices Supporting Deployment of Renewable Generators through Enhanced Network Connection

The objective of the issue paper is to assess the role of four non-tariff regulatory issues in RES-E deployment: methods applied to determine the volume of intermittent RES-E capacity that can be connected to...
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Regulatory Aspects of Smart Metering

Smart metering and smart grids belong to the ‘hot’ topics which have been attracting more and more attention in recent years, promising to deliver benefits to consumers, producers and network operators alike. However, the exact definition...
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Potential implementation of demand side approach methods in ERRA countries

The objective of this study is to provide the ERRA regulatory community with an overview of the wide set of tools that enable more efficient use of current electricity infrastructures by making electricity demand...
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Market Operator (Regulatory Oversight)

This issue paper has been prepared by KEMA on behalf of ERRA, the Energy Regulatory Regional Association. ERRA is a voluntary, non-profit, international organization, representing 22 energy regulators from Central and Eastern Europe and Central Asia...
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Mutual Recognition of Licenses – Potential Simplification of Licensing Procedure of the Trading Activity

The purpose of this Issue Paper is to discuss the mutual recognition of licenses in the energy sector as a mechanism for advancing regional markets. Ideally, to avoid inconsistencies and unnecessary transactional costs, a participant in...
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Supplier of Last Resort: An overview of its Implementation in ERRA Member States and Representative Countries in the EU

This Paper examines the concept of an energy Supplier of Last Resort (“SLR”).  In particular, it looks at the definitions of SLR and how the SLR concept is being recognized by the EU and...
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