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Order No. 891 on system operation and application of power transmission grid.

Type of law

This Order applies to the transmission system operator, transmission companies and users of the transmission network. It sets regulations with regard to s technical and financial responsibility for network losses in that part of the transmission network made available. must disclose information to foreign system operators, to ensure cooperation between the system operators and their performance in receiving system operator's tasks and shall implement a coherent and comprehensive planning, which can form the basis for an assessment of current and future market conditions, supply, system operations, research and development activities necessary for environmentally friendly and energy efficient transmission and distribution of electricity. shall therefore submit an annual environmental report to the Danish Energy Agency (DEA) explaining the progress of key environmental development within the electricity supply system (its total emissions of CO2, SO2 and Nox, of methane and nitrous oxide, as well as information on the production and management of the main waste products) and containing summaries and forecasts for production (balance sheet for the previous year and a forecast for the next 10 years). Projects approved on the basis of these issues in accordance to article 18 (section 5) of Order No. 444 of 11 June 2002 on the system operation and use of the transmission grids, are implemented in adherence to articles 20 and 22 of this Order.
The Order consists of 8 Chapters: General provisions (1); Application of the transmission grid (2); Requirements (3); 's criteria for reliability on the electricity supply system (4); Planning (5); Environmental reports (6); Research and development (7); Appeals and implementation (8).
Date of text
Entry into force notes
Entry into force on 19 August 2011.
Implementing Directive 2005/89/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 18 January 2006 concerning measures to safeguard security of electricity supply and infrastructure investment Text with EEA relevance.Implementing Directive 2009/72/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 13 July 2009 concerning common rules for the internal market in electricity and repealing Directive 2003/54/EC Text with EEA relevance.
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Legislation Amendment
Original title
Bekendtg relse om systemansvarlig virksomhed og anvendelse af eltransmissionsnettet.