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Published: 2/1/2021. Updated: 2/1/2021

Archive 2017-2020


PRESS RELEASE (2020):

​Date ​Information
​30th December, 2020
ACER decides on common rules for cross-border participation in electricity capacity mechanisms
​18th December, 2020NERC has approved TSOs’ derogation request for 15 min imbalance settlement
​30th November,  2020
Standard contractual terms  for standard contracts for balancing services and imbalance purchase-sale have been approved
​23th November, 2020
ACER updates its guidance on REMIT application and compliance deadlines 
​19th November, 2020
Regulators approved position on cost allocation between TSO and electricity market operators
19th November, 2020REMIT News: ACER publishes its new REMIT Quarterly and Open Letter on data quality
​19th November, 2020
ACER rejects the long-term capacity calculation methodology for the Baltic Capacity Calculation Region
​17th November, 2020
NERC: On the terms, conditions and methodology concerning the calculation, provision and allocation of cross-zonal capacity with Russia
5th November, 2020ACER approves principles for sharing costs of ensuring firmness and remuneration of long-term transmission rights
​5th November, 2020
NERC: With the start of Astravets Nuclear Power Plant and without the consensus on the new methodology of all Baltic regulators, the trading capacity with Russia shall be determined according to the current tripartite methodology
​3th November, 2020NERC approved common provisions for regional operational security coordination
​20th October, 2020
ACER sets the methodologies to assess electricity resource adequacy in the EU
​16th October, 2020
NERC: Additional information is requested for the assessment of the methodology for calculation and allocation of cross-border capacity with Russia
​15th September, 2020
On the proposal on Terms, Conditions and Methodology on Cross-Zonal Capacity Calculation, Provision and Allocation with Russia
​3th September, 2020
NERC: the auction for renewable energy did not take place
​28th August, 2020
NERC: network code on electricity emergency and restoration is implemented by Lithuanian TSO
​24th, August 2020
The deadline for accepting documents for the RES auction is extended
​18th August, 2020
Documents can be presented for acceptance in the RES Auction
​17th August, 2020
ACER just published the second REMIT Quarterly of 2020
​23th July, 2020
NERC approved The bids of the Capacity auction participants and the auction maximum price setting methodology
​23th July, 2020
Annual report on electricity and natural gas markets submitted to the European Commission
​22th July, 2020
Memorandum of Understanding concerning the Baltic Energy Regulators’ cooperation on Electricity Market Development
​21th July, 2020
ACER publishes three decisions harmonising the EU balancing market for electricity
​16th July, 2020
ACER to decide on methodology related to long-term cross-zonal electricity capacity
​14th July, 2020
ACER publishes the decisions on new rules for further integration into the EU electricity balancing markets
​18th June, 2020
​NERC: Common settlement rules for all unintended exchanges of energy for all asynchronously connected TSOs are approved
​29th May, 2020
​INFORMATION ABOUT THE OF AUCTION, where provided quota to be distributed is 0,7 TWh
​21th May, 2020
NERC: Preparations for the auction for the allocation of quotas for the promotion of electricity from renewable sources are completed
​20th May, 2020
ACER just published the first REMIT Quarterly of 2020
​19th May, 2020
NERC: agreement on the integrated distribution of local costs among countries has been reached
​5th May, 2020
NERC announces TSO congestion income report for 2019
​5th May, 2020
Capacity Mechanism
​30th April, 2020
Delivering on the Clean Energy Package: ACER defines system operation regions
​27th April, 2020
NERC: The agreement on cost allocation for Baltic synchronisation project phase ii is signed by Lithuanian, Latvian, Estonian, and Polish energy regulators
​24th April, 2020
NERC: lower maximum price for electricity produced from RES in the new auction for the allocation of promotion quotas
​17th April, 2020
NERC: Baltic TSOs’ settlement rules for the unintended exchange of energy have been adopted
​17th April, 2020
NERC: The green light has been given to the Baltic Synchronization Project Phase II
​14th April, 2020
ACER publishes the 5th Edition of the Guidance on REMIT application
​3th April, 2020
NERC: new auction for the allocation of quotas for the promotion of the development of electricity production from renewable sources is being prepared
19th February, 2020
Regarding public consultation on the level of multipliers, seasonal factors and discounts, to be applied in AB Amber Grid’s transmission tariff structure for 2021
​13th February, 2020
Peculiarities of Lithuanian and Hungarian energy sectors were discussed at NERC
4th February, 2020
ACER strengthens rules governing electricity market coupling
​3th February, 2020
ACER adopts decisions towards a single EU electricity balancing market
​29th, January 2020
NERC approved all asynchronously connected TSOs’ proposal for common settlement rules for all unintended exchanges of energy between synchronous areas
​27th January, 2020
NERC: UAB WINDFARM AKMENĖ ONE won the auction
​13th January, 2020
UAB Geros dujos fined 7.5% of its annual revenue for manipulating the Lithuanian natural gas market

PUBLIC CONSULTATIONS (2020):

DateInformation
16th December, 2020Public Consultation on tariff methodology and indicative 2022-2023 tariffs of Lithuanian TSO – implementation of the Network Code on Harmonised Transmission Tariff Structures for Gas (updated  16th December, 2020)
​3th November, 2020Public consultation regarding methodology for calculation and allocation of cross-border capacity with Russia
​25th September, 2020Public Consultation on Methodologies related to the Capacity Mechanism (updated 2020-12-09)
31th July, 2020NERC invites market participants to participate in public consultation on the capacity calculation methodology for the long-term timeframe in the Baltic region
3th, July 2020Public Consultation on Capacity auctions regulations
26th, June 2020NERC invites market participants to participate in public consultation on REMIT Fees published by EC
​23th June, 2020Public consultation on the bids of the Capacity auction participants and the auction maximum price setting methodology
​12th May, 2020Public consultation on the Concept for Lithuanian capacity mechanism auction price and bid cap calculation
10th March, 2020Public consultation on the revision of the Auctioning provisions for the allocation of quotas to promote the production of electricity from renewable sources


PRESS RELEASE (2019):

​Date
​Information
​23th December, 2019
Season's Greetings
​8th November, 2019
NERC approved proposal on the costs distribution for Local Implementation Project
​4th November, 2019
ACER publishes a new adition of the REMIT Quarterly
28th October, 2019
On 16 October 2019, the representatives of Polish Energy Regulatory Office (URE) visited the National Energy Regulatory Council
22th October, 2019
ACER updates the 4th Edition of its Guidance on the application of REMIT
8th October, 2019
National Energy Regulatory Council is hosting Baltic Energy Market Forum events in Vilnius
​3th October, 2019
Approval of terms and conditions for balancing service providers
​16th September, 2019
Gas regulatory issues discussed among Baltic and Finnish regulators
4th September, 2019
Auctions to promote the development of renewable energy are being launched
​6th August, 2019
ACER publishes a new edition of the REMIT Quarterly
1th August, 2019
Annual Report on electricity and natural gas markets submitted to the European Commission
31th July, 2019
ACER adopts decisions on coordinated security analysis and relevance of assets for outage coordination in electricity
​30th July, 2019
NERC found that UAB „Geros dujos“ manipulated the market
26th July, 2019
Council extended the deadline to implement Baltic MNA proposal
8 th July, 2019
Council hosted CEER meeting
1th July, 2019
National Energy Regulatory Council starts work from 1st July 2019 as an economic and technical regulatory authority in the Republic of Lithuania
31th May, 2019
The Lithuanian, Latvian and Estonian national regulatory authorities on 30 May 2019 signed cross border cost allocation (CBCA) agreement
​24th May, 2019
NCC hosted 18th WAREG General Assembly events
​23th May, 2019
The Lithuanian and Scottish regulatory authorities have signed an Agreement for Cooperation in the area of Water Sector regulation
​23th May, 2019
Memorandum of Understanding concerning the process of the Synchronization of the Baltic States electricity system with the Continental Europe networks
​27th March, 2019
NCC approved the requirements of general application regarding Network Code on Demand Connection (DCC)
​​26th March, 2019
Delegation of the Kingdom of Denmark visited the NCC
​​19th March, 2019
NCC approved Proposals for Calculating Scheduled Exchanges
​5th March, 2019
Public Consultation on tariff methodology and indicative 2020-2023 tariffs of Lithuanian TSO – implementation of the Network Code on Harmonised Transmission Tariff Structures for Gas
​21th February, 2019
NCC approved the All Baltic Capacity Calculation Region TSOs’ common methodology for coordinated redispatching and countertrading
​​11th February, 2019
NCC extended the deadline to implement Baltic MNA proposal
​​17th January, 2019
NCC approved Key Organisational Requirements, Roles and Responsibilities (KORRR)

PUBLIC CONSULTATIONS (2019):

​Date
​Information
​​14th June, 2019
CEER Public Consultation Document on 2020 Work Programme
​​29th March, 2019
CEER Consultation Paper on Dynamic Regulation to Enable Digitalisation of the Energy System
​22th March, 2019
CEER Public Consultation on Regulatory Challenges for a Sustainable Gas Sector
​​5th March, 2019
Public Consultation on tariff methodology and indicative 2020-2023 tariffs of Lithuanian TSO – implementation of the Network Code on Harmonised Transmission Tariff Structures for Gas

Press release (2018):

​Date ​Information
​21th December, 2018
Season's Greetings
​17th December, 2018Results of the regional study on calculating natural gas transmission service tariffs presented
​17th December, 2018
NCC approved the Terms, Conditions and Methodologies on Cross-Zonal Capacity Calculation, Provision and Allocation with the 3rd Countries
​3th December, 2018NCC approved TSOs common proposal for the hedging opportunities
​3th December, 2018 ​Common Grid Model Methodology
​21th, November 2018
NCC Approved Proposal for the Capacity Calculation Methodology within the Baltic Capacity Calculation Region
​16th, November 2018
Congratulations for Latvian Colleagues
​29th, October 2018
7th ACER Market Monitoring Report
​16th, October 2018
NCC confirmed parameters by which LITGRID AB and AB “Energijos skirstymo operatorius” will connect new power-generating modules
25th, September 2018NCC approved the Common Grid Model Methodology
​12th, September 2018
Delegation of the Japan Electric Power Information Center visited the NCC
​7th September, 2018
The Lithuanian, Latvian and Estonian national regulatory authorities on 6 September 2018 signed cross border cost allocation (CBCA) agreement
​​29th August, 2018
​​The public workshop on the results of the project of a pricing model for the natural gas entry-exit system for the common Baltic-Finnish market
​27th August, 2018
​The new version of AB Amber Grid transmission system operator's balancing rules
​1st August, 2018 ​Annual Report on Electricity and Natural Gas Markets submitted it to the European Commission
​11th June, 2018 Public consultation on Draft CEER 3D Strategy and CEER 2019 Work Programme
​6th June, 2018NCC approved AB „Amber Grid“ report on balancing network code’s interim measures
​6th June, 2018The new version of transmission system operator's access rules
​4th June, 2018NCC approved all Baltic transmission system operators proposal for cross-zonal capacity allocation
​24th May, 2018NCC experts exchanged good regulatory practices in the workshop organized by USAID, NARUC and ERRA
​4th May, 2018Congratulations for Latvian Colleagues
​20th April, 2018 ​On 17-18 April, 2018, representatives of NCC attended the Baltic forums on Energy and Water issues in Tartu, Estonia
​10th April, 2018Delegation of the project on smart metering visited the NCC
​30th March, 2018NCC approved Fallback procedures
​29th March, 2018 ​The European Commission has published a study on the European Union gas market regulatory framework
​27th March, 2018NCC started research on active power reserves market in Lithuania
​21st March, 2018Representative of the NCC shared Lithuanian experience on reviewing and approving capital investment plans
​19th March, 2018 ​Representatives of the NCC shared their experience on the support schemes for renewable energy sources
​8th March, 2018 ​Future Role of Gas Study presented by CEER
​7th March, 2018 ​NCC approved the Generation and load data provision methodology
​23rd February, 2018Congratulations on the centennial Estonian Independence Day
​13th February, 2018NCC aprooved all NEMOS' proposals for the day ahead products, intraday products, and Back-up methodology
​29th January, 2018Representatives of Baltic States’ and Finnish NRAs and TSOs discussed the issues relevant for regional natural gas market creation
​24th January, 2018 ​NCC approves the criteria to grant derogations
​12th January, 2018NCC approved TSOs’ proposal for amendment to include the upcoming BE-GB interconnector in the decision on capacity calculation regions

Public consultations (2018):

​Date ​Information
​9th May, 2018Public Consultation on Amendment of GET Baltic Regulation of Trading on the Natural Gas Exchange
​23rd April, 2018Public consultation on AB Amber Grid rules for access to the natural gas transmission system
​12th March, 2018 ​Public consultation on Supporting document of the necessary arrangements to support the functioning of wholesale electricity markets in accordance to Article 30(6) of Commission Regulation (EU) no 2016/1719 of 26 September 2016 establishing a guideline on forward capacity allocation

Press release (2017):

​Date ​Information
​14th December, 2017NCC agreed on LITGRID AB Standard Balancing Electricity Purchase-Sell Agreement
​14th December, 2017Approved the amendment of Methodology on Balancing energy price regulation
​8th December, 2017NCC – among WAREG founding members
​6th December, 2017Lithuanian and Singapore energy regulators have exchanged the views on natural gas sector regulation
​27th November, 2017Baltic States’ and Finnish NRAs’ representatives signed the guidelines for pricing of the services of natural gas transmission
​10th November, 2017 ​Traditional Baltic Gas Market Forum and Baltic Electricity Market Forum events hosted in Vilnius
​27th October, 2017ACER and CEER presented 6th edition of Market Monitoring Report
​23rd October, 2017NCC takes decision to improve liquidity in the wholesale market in Lithuania
​23rd October, 2017NCC approved the generation and load data provision methodology
​19th October, 2017NCC confirmed that Epex Spot can provide day-ahead and intraday trading services in Lithuania
​11th September, 2017 Energy Regulators of the Baltic States and Finland Agree on the Pricing of Services of Natural Gas Transmission in the Regional Market
​7th August, 2017Regarding sales volumes of emerging technologies
​2nd August, 2017 Annual Report on Electricity and Natural Gas Markets of the Republic of Lithuania
​28th July, 2017The electricity generation module eVita was classified as an emerging technology
​30th June, 2017NCC approved the Market Coupling Operator Plan
​22nd June, 2017AB „Amber Grid“ – obliged to publish information for the market participants
​15th June, 2017NCC approved Day-Ahead Firmness Deadline
​13th June, 2017EPEX SPOT SE aims to start day-ahead and intraday trading services with delivery in Lithuanian Price Area
​7th June, 2017 Our representatives took part in ​Citizens' Energy Forum in London
​6th June, 2017The new version of transmission system operator‘s access rules
​29th May, 2017​​NCC approved the Common Grid Model Methodology
​​​29th May, 2017​​​Litgrid, AB, breached the REMIT regulation

Public consultations (2017):

​Date​Information
​23rd November, 2017 ​Public Consultation on Amendment of UAB GET Baltic Regulation of Trading on the Natural Gas Exchange
​21st November, 2017Public consultation on Standard balancing electricity purchase-sell agreement
​9th October, 2017NCC is launching a public consultation for the criteria to grant derogations
​5th October, 2017Public consultation on the Rules for Natural Gas Transmission System Balancing
​5th October, 2017 Public consultation on the Amendment of Methodology of Electricity Balancing​
​21st June, 2017Public consultation on the Requirements for the transmission and distribution system operator's access rules
​2oth June, 2017Public consultation on the Main principles of entry-exit system in Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia and Finland is open until 20th July
​13th June, 2017 ​A public consultation is now open on the European Commission's Trans-European Networks for Energy (TEN-E) strategy
​13th June, 2017CEER has launched public consultation on its activities for 2018
​22nd May, 2017

Public Consultation on Amendment of UAB GET Baltic Regulation of Trading on the Natural Gas Exchange