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Trading

Trading

We trade power exchange contracts, forward energy, and balancing contracts to meet forecast energy requirements. All trading is in advance of the balancing mechanism. Data on past trading actions can be found here.

6 datasets found

  • Upcoming Trades


    In order to meet forecast Electricity System Operator (ESO) balancing requirements at minimum cost, ESO trades energy-related products. This dataset displays all upcoming electricity trades due to be...

  • Interconnector Requirement and Auction Summary Data


    National Grid ESO (NGESO) trades on interconnectors to adjust the flow of electricity into or out of Great Britain to help manage system issues such as Rate Of Change Of Frequency (ROCOF), thermal...

  • Balancing Services Contract Enactment


    National Grid ESO procures [balancing service contracts](https://www.nationalgrideso.com/balancing-services/list-all-balancing-services) to balance demand and supply and to ensure the security and...

  • Index Linked Contracted Energy Volume


    Index Linked Contract can be used by National Grid ESO to meet the [voltage requirement](https://www.nationalgrideso.com/transmission-constraint-management?market-information "voltage"). The contract...

  • Historic GTMA (Grid Trade Master Agreement) Trades Data


    This dataset contains data for historic GTMA (Grid Trade Master Agreement) trades conducted since April 2015. The data includes the trade ID, start and end time and date, the volume in MW, the price...

  • Super Stable Export Limit Contract Enactment


    Super Stable Export Limit (SEL) is utilised to directly decrease the sum of the minimum MW level or SEL of generators synchronized to the system by lowering the minimum generating level at a generator...