Auctions

All bidders who have an Electricity Market Participation Agreement signed with the Croatian Energy Market Operator Ltd. (HROTE) shall qualify for the auction, except for HROTE, who, as the leader of the ECO Balancing Group, must have a Balance Responsibility Agreement signed with HOPS.

I.   Auction for purchase of electricity to cover transmission system losses for the year 2021 via CROPEX trading platform 

All interested parties in accordance with the Auction rules for purchase of electricity to cover transmission system losses in the year 2021 via the CROPEX trading platform are invited to apply for participation in a public auction with the submission of Request for bid for the purchase of electricity to cover transmission system losses for the year 2021.

HOPS, in cooperation with the Croatian Electricity Exchange, d.o.o. (hereinafter referred to: "CROPEX"), via the CROPEX trading platform, conduct the Auction for the defined products as it follows:

  • Subject of the auction is the delivery of 5 MWh/h of electricity for covering transmission system losses in 2021.
Phase 1 of qualification for Auction for the supply of electricity to cover losses in the transmission system losses for the year 2021, the Request for bid, must be sent to HOPS by July 10, 2020, no later than 12:00.

Participants who complete Phase 1 - Request for a bid fulfill all conditions of participating on all future auctions for the purchase of electricity to cover transmission system losses (yearly/quarterly/monthly) that will be conducted for the year 2021.

The details of the selection process are explained in the Auction rules above.

HOPS will announce the date of the future bidding no later than three business days before the start of the bidding.

All additional information can be obtained by e-mail: JN-Gubici@hops.hr.

II. Auctions for the purchase of energy to cover transmission system lossess for the year 2020:

  1.  Auction was held on 15/10/2019
    • Delivery Period: from 01/01/2020 at 00:00h to 31/12/2020 at 24:00h
    • Delivery Capacity and Profile: 10 MWh/h every day of the year, Monday-Sunday, from 00:00h to 24:00h
  2.  Auction was held on 04/11/2019 
    • Delivery Period: from 01/04/2020 at 00:00h to 30/06/2020 at 24:00h
    • Delivery Capacity and Profile: 10 MWh/h every day of the yearly quarter, Monday-Sunday, from 00:00h to 24:00h
  3.  Auction was held on 04/12/2019 
    • Delivery Period: from 01/01/2020 at 00:00h to 31/03/2020 at 24:00h
    • Delivery Capacity and Profile: 5 MWh/h every day of the yearly quarter, Monday-Sunday, from 00:00h to 24:00h

III.    Auctions for purchase of electricity to cover transmission system losses in the years 2021, 2022 and 2023: 

  1. Auction was held on 02/04/2020 
    • Delivery Period and Delivery Capacity and Profile are devided into 3 groups   as follows: 
      A.   Group 1:
             Delivery Period: from 01/01/2021 at 00:00h to 31/12/2021 at 24:00h
             Delivery Capacity and Profile: 10 MWh/h
      B.   Group 2:
             Delivery Period: from 01/01/2022 at 00:00h to 31/12/2022 at 24:00h
             Delivery Capacity and Profile: 10 MWh/h
      C.   Group 3:
             Delivery Period: from 01/01/2023 at 00:00h to 31/12/2023 at 24:00h
             Delivery Capacity and Profile: 5 MWh/h