In accordance with the legislative framework, Swissgrid has been purchasing ancillary services since 1st January 2009 in accordance with a transparent, non-discriminatory and market-based procedure. The invitations to tender take place daily, weekly or monthly, depending on the product.
The results of the invitations to tender for control power (primary, secondary, tertiary control power (PCP, SCP, TCP)) as well as for the energy for compensation for active power losses (CompAPL) are published in the following place from 2015. In the case of PCP and SCP, only the accepted bids are published, plus in the case of TCP and CompAPL also the non-accepted bids.
The results of the invitations to tender from older periods can be obtained at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Control power, active power losses and energy auctions abroad
|Period||Procured Energy||Average Price|
|1 February 2024 – 13 May 2024 (third tranche)||83 GWh||66.41 EUR/MWh|
|1 February 2024 – 13 May 2024 (second tranche)||152 GWh||152.14 EUR/MWh|
|1 February 2024 – 13 May 2024 (first tranche)||165 GWh||162.6 EUR/MWh|
|1 December 2022 – 15 May 2023||400 GWh||739.97 EUR/MWh|