Trade Reports

PRISMA Trading Results for June 2015

08.07.2015

Primary Capacity Auctions

LEIPZIG – In June 2015, 6.351 primary capacity auctions were placed by the participating TSOs on PRISMA – the joint capacity platform of major European TSOs. Overall, 1.008 successful auctions were registered on the platform in June 2015.

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


Product Offered Marketed
June 2015 June 2014 YTD Delta June 2015 June 2014 YTD Delta
Day-ahead Unbundled Capacity [MWh/h] 12.289.455 11.776.974 4,4% 529.778 416.799 27,1%
Number of Auctions 4.214 3.669 14,9% 841 605 39,0%
Bundled Capacity [MWh/h] 2.193.828 2.729.181 -19,6% 28.032 25.091 11,7%
Number of Auctions 1.300 1.448 -10,2% 48 89 -46,1%
Month-ahead Unbundled Capacity [MWh/h] 364.860 371.249 -1,7% 15.011 12.188 23,2%
Number of Auctions 131 113 15,9% 23 24 -4,2%
Bundled Capacity [MWh/h] 67.890 34.049 99,4% 769 914 -15,9%
Number of Auctions 37 23 60,9% 4 3 33,3%
Quarterly Auctions Unbundled Capacity [MWh/h] 1.535.315 873.646 75,7% 36.547 16.163 126,1%
Number of Auctions 489 388 26,0% 81 52 55,8%
Bundled Capacity [MWh/h] 354.596 328.501 7,9% 2.560 7.991 -68,0%
Number of Auctions 180 157 14,6% 11 22 -50,0%

Secondary Trading

In June 2015, the total secondary volume amounted to 24.045 MWh/h. The capacity volumes of the secondary market can be broken down as follows:

Secondary Market Data Number of Trades Capacity
(in MWh/h)
Total trading volume in June 55 24.045
Daily 6 2.290
Monthly 16 7.732
Quarterly 9 6.632
Yearly 5 282
Flexible runtimes
(with varying contract periods)
19 7.409

Currently, 438 companies with more than 1.510 users are registered with PRISMA and can therefore participate in capacity trading on the platform.