At the Nordic TSO meeting 16 November, CEOs signed an agreement on new RSC joint office to enable enhanced regional system operation, and on the implementation of the new Nordic market for the automatic reserves. Actions that will ensure system security for the Nordic power system in the future. The CEOs also approved the time line for preparing the follow-up report "Challenges and Opportunities for the Nordic Power System" to be published next summer.
The Nordic TSOs have decided to procure a total volume up to 300 MW during weekdays (Monday to Friday) in the first half-year 2017. The TSOs will procure aFRR in the morning and evening hours where the frequency variations are most challenging.
Now the agenda is set for Nordic System Operation Forum. The Nordic Transmission System Operators (TSOs) will arrange a system operation in Stockholm on December 1. The purpose is to give information and discuss system operational development that will have an impact on the stakeholders in the coming years.
A fifth electricity connection between Sweden and Finland can be profitable and beneficial for the electricity market. The option most significantly beneficial is building a new, third AC line between northern Sweden and northern Finland, concludes the two countries' transmission systems operators (TSOs) in a joint study.
The Nordic Transmission System Operators (TSOs) will arrange a system operation in Stockholm on December 1. The purpose is to give information and discuss system operational development that will have an impact on the stakeholders in the coming years.
The Nordic Transmission System Operators (TSOs) Svenska kraftnät, Statnett, Fingrid and Energinet.dk are launching a report summarizing the shared views of the TSOs on challenges and opportunities affecting the Nordic power system in the period leading up to 2025.
The Nordic TSOs prepares for the future electricity market, where they have to balance a system with increasing amounts of renewables and with increasing opportunities for exchange of electricity with other regions.
The Nordic power system is undergoing considerable changes, and on a European level, more emphasis is given to regional approaches. The Nordics have a long tradition of cooperation and trust, and an assumption is that a stronger Nordic perspective is required on how to address the challenges in the Nordic power system towards 2030.