User Guide and documentation

This document explains where ARPs and other market players can find information about the Strategic Reserve mechanism on the Elia website. Please bear in mind that the content of this document is intended for people with an advanced knowledge of the subject. Basic information is not always explained but can be found in the Strategic Reserve product sheet.

Disclaimer: This document has no legal value and has been produced solely to give grid users an idea of what the Strategic Reserve entails. It should always be used in conjunction with the following two documents: theFunctioning Rules of strategic reserves”  and the “Procedure for Constitution of strategic reserves”.In the event of differences between the documents, the Functioning Rules prevail and should be taken as the official reference.