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Electricity Market Act (2003)

Country
Type of law
Legislation
Date of original text
Source

Abstract
This Act governs the generation, transmission, sale, export, import and transit of electricity and the economic and technical management of the power system. This Act prescribes the principles of the operation of the electricity market, based on the need to ensure an effective supply of electricity which is provided at a reasonable price and which meets environmental requirements and the needs of consumers, and the utilisation of energy sources in a balanced manner, in an environmentally clean way and with a long-term perspective. The Act further provides for market participants; system responsibility; balance responsibility, balance settlement and balancing electricity; generation; network activities; support for payment of connection charge; sale; contracts; building a wind power plant on a public water body; cooperation mechanism for promoting the production of renewable energy; state supervision; and liability.
Date of consolidation/reprint
Repealed
No
Serial Imprint
RT I 2003, 25, 153
Source language

English

Legislation Amendment
No
Original title
Elektrituruseadus (2003)
Repeals