Elia publishes forecasts & estimates of real-time solar generation from PV units


27-03-2013

Elia is placing data on forecast and actual solar generation from PV units in Belgium at the disposal of market players. This will enable them to more accurately estimate power consumption and the corresponding short and medium-term prices (on an intraday basis or up to 3 days ahead).

In addition, meticulous monitoring of aggregated real-time forecasts will enable market players to keep their portfolios balanced on a real-time basis. This tool is meant to underpin the efforts required from market players to forecast intermittent generation, invest in flexibility and play a proactive role on the markets.

Read the press release