Report on cross-border congestion income

Sep 14, 2020

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The Energy Regulatory Office publishes the report on cross-border congestion income according to the Regulation (EC) No 714/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 13 July 2009 on conditions for access to the network for cross-border exchanges in electricity and repealing Regulation (EC) No 1228/2003, Annex I., point 6.5.


The total income of the transmission system operator, ČEPS, a. s., resulting from cross-border capacity auctions reached 1 119,1 mil. CZK, in the period from 1st July 2019 to 30th June 2020.


The Energy Regulatory Office confirms that all cross-border congestion incomes were used in accordance with Article 16, point 6 of the Regulation above, thus for maintaining or increasing interconnection capacities through network investments, in particular in new interconnectors.