The energy exchange within trading in the market day-ahead segment closed at an average base energy price (1-24 hours) of BGN 237.55 per MWh with a delivery date of November 22, 2023 and a volume of 76,787.70 MWh, the data show from trade. This is a decrease of 2.2% from the closing value of the previous trade.
The price of peak energy (9-20 hours) is BGN 277.17 per MWh, with a quantity of 38,288.60 MWh.
Off-peak energy (38,499.10 MWh) is priced at BGN 197.94 per MWh (1-8; 21-24 hours).
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The exchange started at an average price of BGN 191.67 per MWh and a quantity of 2856 MWh.
The lowest price was reported for 04 hours – BGN 179.94 per MWh (2620.6 MWh).
The highest price of electricity traded in the “day-ahead market” segment was reached in 09 hours – BGN 324.43 per MWh for a quantity of 3588.7 MWh.
In 24 hours, the price of traded electricity in this segment is BGN 150.13 per MWh with a volume of 3563.3 MWh, according to https://ibex.bg/ data.
Compared to the value of BGN 242.83 per MWh (EUR 124.16 per MWh) for November 21, 2023, the price of traded electricity with a delivery date of November 22 decreased to BGN 237.55 per MWh (down by 2.2%) according to BNEB data or 121.46 euro per MWh.
When trading in the “intraday” market segment on November 21, 2023, the total traded volume of BNEB at the time of publication of the information was 7,808.20 MWh at a weighted average daily price of BGN 299.91 per MWh.
As of the publication of the information, the operational data of the Electricity System Operator (ESO) of Bulgaria for generation and load, which do not reflect the commercial exchange, as well as the energy exchanges on the line of ENTSO-E, indicate that the system involves:
NPP 39.63% 2113.48
Condensation thermal power plants 33.77% 1800.84
Heating thermal power plants 7.12% 379.52
Factory thermal power plant 2.13% 113.68
HPP 1.86% 99.46
Small hydropower plants 1.29% 68.82
VyaEP 1.08% 57.74
FEC 12.68% 676.34
Bio EC 0.43% 23.15
Load of RB 4980.26
The intensity of CO2 is 362g (gCO₂eq/kWh) for Bulgaria at the time of publication of the information. For comparison, in Poland – 829g, the Czech Republic – 549g, Germany – 588g, Romania – 411g, Greece – 327g, and the lowest is in Portugal – 53g, France – 67g, Spain – 68g, Switzerland – 68g.