Methodologies and Technical Decisions

The Balancing Market Regulation is supplemented by methodologies, parameters and other specific approvals decided by the Regulatory Authority for Energy (RAE), upon recommendation by IPTO.


Methodology of Determination of the zonal and systemic Balancing Capacity needs for (a) Frequency Containment Reserve, (b) automatic Frequency Restoration Reserve and (c) manual Frequency Restoration Reserve. 

Methodology for the calculation of the baseline of demand response.

Activated Balancing Energy and Adjusted Dispatch Instruction and Adjusted Market Schedule Calculation Methodology.

Variable Cost Parameters for Thermal Production Units Calculation Methodology based on Techno-Economic data.

Methodology for estimating the HETS Losses.

Balancing Services Providers Terms and Conditions according to Article 18 of Commission Regulation (EU) 2017/2195. Detailed description of Balancing Services Provider Preselection Procedures.

Terms and Conditions in accordance with Article 18 of Commission Regulation (EU) 2017/2195.

Rules for suspension and the restoration of market activities in accordance with Article 36 of Commission Regulation (EU) 2017/2196

Clearing rules in the event of suspension of the market activities in accordance with Article 39 of Commission Regulation (EU) 2017/2196 

In view of the effective implementation of the provisions of the Balancing Market Regulation, the HETS Operator issue the following Technical Decisions, which regulate details in technical issues with non-regulatory content. The Technical Decisions are issued following a public consultation and are posted on the website of the HETS Operator. In the event of any contradiction between the provisions of the Balancing Market Rulebook and the corresponding Technical Decisions, the provisions of the Rulebook shall prevail.

Detailed description of application, submission and registration procedures in the HTS Operator Registries.

Procedure for issuing and sending Dispatch Instructions

Details on the implementation of the manual FRR (mFRR).

Details on the implementation of the automatic FRR (aFRR).

Details and examples of calculations regarding the clearing of the Balancing Energy Market, the Balancing Capacity Market and the Imbalances.

Με την Τεχνική Απόφαση Διαδικασία Ενοποιημένου Προγραμματισμού γίνεται λεπτομερής περιγραφή σχετικά με την εκτέλεση της Διαδικασίας Ενοποιημένου Προγραμματισμού.

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Με την Τεχνική Απόφαση Τεχνικά όρια τιμών υποβολής προσφοράς και τιμών εκκαθάρισης στην Αγορά Εξισορρόπησης ορίζονται τα Ανώτατα και Κατώτατα Όρια Τιμών Προσφοράς και τιμών εκκαθάρισης Ενέργειας και Ισχύος Εξισορρόπησης που επιβάλλονται για τεχνικούς λόγους.