Tag: cold reserve

ESO pays 195 euros/MWh to TPP Varna as reserve capacity – Bulgaria, 03 September 2021

In recent months, gas-fired thermal power plant Varna is operating as a reserve capacity for electricity generation. Bulgarian electricity transmission system operator ESO pays for the service almost twice the […]

Amendments to the Energy Law – Bulgaria, 21 January 2021

The Bulgarian Parliament has passed amendments to the Energy Law aimed primarily to eliminate the need for cold reserve. According to the amendments, electricity transmission system operator ESO will secure […]

TPP Negotino received 3.15 million euros for cold reserve services – Macedonia, 21 August 2020

North Macedonian thermal power plant Negotino, which runs on heating oil, received 3.15 million euros for providing cold reserve services in 2019, although the plant hasn’t been used and it […]