Trade Reports

PRISMA Trading Results for September 2015

07.10.2015

Primary Capacity Auctions

LEIPZIG – In September 2015, 6.036 primary capacity auctions were placed by the participating TSOs on PRISMA – the joint capacity platform of major European TSOs. Overall, 955 successful auctions were registered on the platform in September 2015.

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

Product Offered Marketed
September 2015 September 2014 YTD Delta September
2015
September 2014 YTD Delta
Day-ahead Unbundled Capacity [MWh/h] 12.626.756 11.183.782 12,9% 879.978 916.771 -4,0%
Number of Auctions 4.250 3.735 13,8% 854 893 -4,4%
Bundled Capacity [MWh/h] 2.304.188 2.274.951 1,3% 29.062 11.198 159,5%
Number of Auctions 1.612 1.186 35,9% 64 68 -5,9%
Month-ahead Unbundled Capacity [MWh/h] 422.303 272.583 54,9% 14.163 12.206 16,0%
Number of Auctions 130 108 20,4% 27 25 8,0%
Bundled Capacity [MWh/h] 88.398 69.811 26,6% 3.208 2.460 30,4%
Number of Auctions 44 38 15,8% 10 7 42,9%
Yearly Auctions Unbundled Capacity [MWh/h] 7.298 1.729
Number of Auctions 3 1
Bundled Capacity [MWh/h]
Number of Auctions


Secondary Trading

In September 2015, the total secondary volume amounted to 35.715 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 September 113 35.715
Daily 8 1.901
Monthly 28 15.301
Quarterly 15 3.198
Yearly 35 10.825
Other runtimes
(with varying contract periods)
27 4.490


Currently, 478 companies with more than 1.700 users are registered with PRISMA and can therefore participate in capacity trading on the platform.