ETSO Position Paper on Roles and Responsibilities of TSOs and other actors in Cross-Border Network Investment
Article from: OGEL 2 (2006), in Electricity Interconnectors
The use of the transmission grid has evolved significantly. Where it was once a means of achieving economies of scale and security of supply (by allowing regions of low generating capacity to be supported by regions of high generating capacity) it is now much more the facilitator of the energy market by offering open Third Party Access to all market players. TSOs are generally prepared to undertake the necessary investments in cross-border interconnection capacity provided this is done within a stable, regulatory investment climate. However, it has to be noted that the regulatory rules are ...