The Nord Pool Spot Estlink area in Estonia was launched on 1 April this year, offering a market place for trading electrical energy on the day-ahead market Elspot.
The average daily volume by month has been as follows:
April: 4.5 GWh per day
May: 5.6 GWh per day
June: 11.9 GWh per day
July: 14.1 GWh per day
On 25 July the total Estlink volume reached 1 TWh after less than four months of operation.
- Nord Pool Spot has been very well accepted by participants in Estonia. Proven transparency and liquidity have been rewarded with fast increasing volumes in the area, says Siw Hauge, Director communications in Nord Pool Spot.
About Nord Pool Spot
Nord Pool Spot runs the largest market for electrical energy in the world, offering both day-ahead and intraday markets to its participants. 330 companies from 20 countries trade on the exchange. The Nord Pool Spot group has offices in Oslo, Helsinki, Stockholm, Fredericia (Denmark), Tallinn and London. Nord Pool Spot is owned by the Nordic transmission system operators. In 2009 the group had a turnover of 288 TWh representing a value of EUR 10.8 billion.
Lysaker, 30 July 2010 10:40 CET
For further information, please contact:
Siw Hauge, director communications, phone +47 90 61 59 92