Trade Reports

PRISMA Trading Results for July 2015

06.08.2015

Primary Capacity Auctions

LEIPZIG – In July 2015, 6.072 primary capacity auctions were placed by the participating TSOs on PRISMA – the joint capacity platform of major European TSOs. Overall, 906 successful auctions were registered on the platform in July 2015.

The volumes for the primary capacity auctions taking place at PRISMA can be broken down as follows:  

Product Offered Marketed
July 2015 July 2014 YTD Delta July 2015 July 2014 YTD Delta
Day-ahead Unbundled Capacity [MWh/h] 13.635.179 13.135.151 3,8% 766.932 465.348 64,8%
Number of Auctions 4.475 3.828 16,9% 840 582 44,3%
Bundled Capacity [MWh/h] 2.271.836 2.974.253 -23,6% 18.100 28.415 -36,3%
Number of Auctions 1.421 1.506 -5,6% 40 97 -58,8%
Month-ahead Unbundled Capacity [MWh/h] 350.945 369.338 -5,0% 14.329 7.961 80,0%
Number of Auctions 129 111 16,2% 19 23 -17,4%
Bundled Capacity [MWh/h] 81.741 33.943 140,8% 1.041 832 25,1%
Number of Auctions 45 21 114,3% 5 3 66,7%
Quarterly Auctions Unbundled Capacity [MWh/h] 1.110 11.796 -90,6% 1.110 2.260 -50,9%
Number of Auctions 2 4 -50,0% 2 2 0,0%
Bundled Capacity [MWh/h]
Number of Auctions

Secondary Trading

In July 2015, the total secondary volume amounted to 33.441 MWh/h. The capacity volumes were as follows:

Secondary Market Data Number of Trades Capacity
(in MWh/h)
Total trading volume in July 96 33.441
Daily 19 5.718
Monthly 36 13.669
Quarterly 6 1.642
Yearly 8 2.738
Flexible runtimes
(with varying contract periods)
27 9.692

Currently, 450 companies with more than 1.540 users are registered with PRISMA and can therefore participate in capacity trading on the platform.