JSC Electricity System Commercial Operator "ESCO"

 The Electricity System Commercial Operator commenced functioning in the power sector of Georgia on September 1, 2006. The Commercial Operator is viewed in one context in line with other energy entities of the electric energy sector and represents one of the liquid and important links of the energy system value chain. With the contribution of ESCO human and functional capacities Georgia is an electricity exporting country while the electricity energy sector is the area promising wide future perspectives for the economy of Georgia.

The Electricity System Commercial Operator functions are:

• Sale and Purchase of balancing electricity (capacity) (inter alia through forming medium and long-term contracts on import and export).
• Trade with Guaranteed Capacity in accordance to the Law of Georgia on “Electric Energy and Natural Gas” and the Electricity (Capacity) Market Rules.
• Set up and operate unified database on the wholesale trade including unified metering register.
• Inspection of meters used in the wholesale metering.
• Support construction of the new hydro power plants.
• Execution of other functions defined by the Law.
 

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Price of Balancing Electricity

April 2016
Average weighted price of balancing electricity purchased via ESCO: 10.5682158 Tetri/kWh
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Price of balancing electricity for deregulated Power Plants: 11.303 Tetri/kWh
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ESCO News:

Monday, 23 May 2016 :: ESCO News

Information about Eligible Enterprise being registered as Wholesale Trade Participant

Starting from May 20, 2016, the Electricity System Commercial Operator, JSC has registered the LTD ELTRANSIT to take part in the wholesale...

Friday, 13 May 2016 :: ESCO News

Settlement Indicators of April 2016

In April 2016, the quantity of balancing electricity, purchased (sold) through ESCO was 154 606 849.9 kWh, which represents 18% of total...

Wednesday, 13 April 2016 :: ESCO News

Settlement Indicators of March 2016

In March 2016, the quantity of balancing electricity, purchased (sold) through ESCO was 210 394 434.1 kWh, which represents 22% of total...

Wednesday, 13 April 2016 :: ESCO News

New Tender

On 12 April, 2016, the simplified electronic tender (SPA 160011482) was announced for the laptop cases. The declared tender price is GEL...

Wednesday, 30 March 2016 :: ESCO News

Tender for the Purchase of Training Services

On March 30, 2016, the simplified electronic tender (SPA 160010137) was announced for the purchase of training services. Its declared tender price...

Tuesday, 29 March 2016 :: ESCO News

New Tender

On March 28, 2016, the simplified electronic tender (SPA 160009914) was announced for the purchase of printing devices (cartridges and toners). Their...