Today, April 6, on the electronic platform of the Ukrainian Energy Exchange, Energoatom-Trading for the second time realized electricity at free prices. Thus, the total sales volume of the company amounted to 163,296 MWh.
It was put up 252 thousand MW-hour base load at the auction with delivery of April 10-30. The opportunity to purchase electricity in Energoatom-Trading has traditionally attracting increased interest among market participants - 29 companies were bidding, and the winners were 17 companies.
The average weighted price decreased by 24% from the starting one and amounted to UAH 1 205.86 /MWh. In comparison with the previous Energoatom-Trading auction, the selling price has decreased by 4%.
"Partial release of sales volumes of base load electrical power from the regulated segment lays the foundation for a truly competitive market in Ukraine. Moreover, the increased interest of participants in these lots confirms the need for nuclear power in the market of bilateral agreements. Sales of Energoatom-Trading on UEEX lead to the growth of balance of the electrical power market and formation of conditions for free pricing. The next Energoatom-Trading electrical power sales auction is scheduled for April 8, 2020. We invite everyone to buy electrical power from the largest producer in Ukraine", - said Oleksandr Kovalenko, UEEX CEO.