Procedure for Constitution of Strategic Reserve for winter 2017-18

In anticipation of an instruction by the Minister to constitute a given volume of Strategic Reserve in accordance with article 7 quater of the Electricity Law, Elia launches a public consultation on the "Procedure for Constitution of Strategic Reserve" for an entry into force at the latest on February 15th, 2017.

This consultation aims to receive any comments of market participants. The consultation period is set from Monday 19 December 2016 to Friday 27 January 2017, 6:00pm.

Document under consultation :

The reactions may be communicated to Elia until Friday 27 January 2017, 6:00 pm, at the following email address: Also any questions can be sent to this e-mail address.

The consolidation by Elia of the different remarks will take place after 27 January 2017. All feedback and comments of market participants will be published (including names) on Elia'swebsite, except explicit mention that the contribution should be considered confidential. The answer of Elia and the inclusion or not of the remarks will be published in a consultation report and presented in the Task Force "Implementation Strategic Reserves" on 7 February 2017.