Traded volume remains stable
EPEX SPOT power trading results of October 2021
Amsterdam / Berlin / Bern / Brussels / London / Paris / Vienna, 03 November 2021. In October 2021, a total volume of 53.3 TWh was traded on EPEX SPOT’s Day-Ahead and Intraday power markets (October 2020: 53.2 TWh).
In October 2021, power trading on the Day-Ahead markets on EPEX SPOT accounted for 42,123.6 GWh (October 2020: 42,878.8 GWh). The GB 30 min Day-Ahead auction registered a new monthly record with 560.0 GWh traded.
On the EPEX SPOT Intraday markets, a total volume of 11,134.6 GWh was traded in October 2021 (October 2020: 10,297.2 GWh). The German Intraday continuous market reached a new all-time high of 6,121.1 GWh, while the traded volume on the German Intraday auction grew by +12.6% on year.
More details on volumes and prices are available in the enclosed report below. Please note that volumes are calculated by using the common industry standard in electricity and exchange business (aggregated sell & buy volume divided by 2).
In October, eleven existing members added new market segments to their portfolio.
The European Power Exchange EPEX SPOT SE and its affiliates operate physical short-term electricity markets in 13 countries: in Central Western Europe, the United Kingdom, in Switzerland, the Nordics and in Poland. As part of EEX Group, a group of companies serving international commodity markets, EPEX SPOT is committed to the creation of a pan-European power market. Over 300 members trade electricity on EPEX SPOT. 49% of its equity is held by HGRT, a holding of transmission system operators. For more information, please visit www.epexspot.com.