Trading record on the Belgian Intraday market

Strong rise of Danish Intraday

Amsterdam / Bern / Brussels / Leipzig / London / Paris / Vienna, 2 September 2020. In August 2020, a total volume of 47.2 TWh was traded on EPEX SPOT’s Day-Ahead and Intraday power markets (August 2019: 47.7 TWh).

EPEX Day-Ahead

In August 2020, power trading on the Day-Ahead markets on EPEX SPOT accounted for 38,020.6 GWh (August 2019: 40,289.3 GWh). The Norwegian Day-Ahead reached 740.9 GWh. The GB 30 minute Day-Ahead auction rose by 49.2% on year and reached 363.3 GWh.

EPEX Intraday

On the EPEX SPOT Intraday markets, a total volume of 9,194.7 GWh was traded in August 2020 (August 2019: 7,361.8 TWh). The Danish Intraday market reached 140.9 GWh. A monthly record volume was registered on the Belgian Intraday market with 263.6 GWh (+ 87.7% on year). The Dutch Intraday market displayed a healthy growth rate of 36.3% on year, reaching 377.3 GWh.

886.5 GWh were traded on the Intraday auctions, covering hourly, half-hourly and 15 minute contracts. This represents a rise of 23.7% on year.

More details on volumes and prices are available in the enclosed report.

New members

In August, EPEX SPOT welcomed ENERGETECH TRADING DMCC and Flexitricity Limited as new members of the Exchange.