R. Feltkamp & G. Hendrikx on Nominated Electricity Market Operators

Electricity - CACM - NEMO - Market coupling - Day ahead - Intraday

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Just published: Who are the NEMOs for day-ahead and intraday market coupling?, European Energy Journal 2016, Vol 6/1, p. 62-66

The term NEMO refers to the Nominated Electricity Market Operator, a new player introduced by the Commission Regulation (EU) 2015/1222 of 24 July 2015 establishing a guideline on capacity allocation and congestion management (CACM), in the context of day-ahead and intraday coupling of electricity markets.

The activity of a NEMO as described by CACM can only be exercised by entities that have been designated as NEMO.

In this article we explain briefly what a NEMO is, what the tasks are of a NEMO in the context of market coupling of electricity markets, what the designation process is to which NEMOs are subject and which companies have been designated as NEMO.

Régine Feltkamp & Gerrit Hendrikx