EPEX SPOT power trading results of November 2016

Amsterdam / Bern / Brussels / Leipzig / London / Paris / Vienna, 2 December 2016.

In November 2016, a total volume of 41,4 TWh was traded on EPEX SPOT’s Day-Ahead and Intraday power markets (November 2015: 51,3 TWh).

Day-Ahead markets

In November 2016, power trading on the Day-Ahead markets on EPEX SPOT (including APX) accounted for a total of 36,099,229 MWh (November 2015: 46,347,393 MWh).
Prices in Central Western Europe, connected within the Multiregional Coupling, converged 7% of the time (November 2015: 22%).

Intraday markets

On the EPEX SPOT Intraday markets (including APX), a total volume of 5,357,151 MWh was traded in November 2016 (November 2015: 4,921,418 MWh).
In November, cross-border trades represented 16% of the total continuous Intraday volume in Germany, France, Netherlands, Belgium, Austria and Switzerland. 15-minute contracts represented 9% of the volume traded on the German, Austrian and Swiss continuous Intraday markets.
More details on volumes and prices are available below.

New members

In November, EPEX SPOT welcomed E6 SA, Hydronext SAS and Duferco Energia SpA as new members to the exchange.


The European Power Exchange EPEX SPOT SE and its affiliates operate physical short-term electricity markets in Central Western Europe and the United Kingdom. The creation of a pan-European power market is what defines EPEX SPOT’s mission. In 2016, its 278 mem-bers traded 529 TWh – a third of the domestic consumption in the eight countries covered. 49% of its equity is held by HGRT, a holding of transmission system operators. EPEX SPOT is part of EEX Group. For more information, please visit www.epexspot.com.

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