Friday, November 27, 2020 1:08 AM - Rome
Search                         Rss Staffetta News                    Subscribes    About us    Contacts   
userName password Login problems

Questo sito, per il suo funzionamento, utilizza i cookie; accedendo o cliccando su "Accetto", acconsenti all'uso dei cookie presenti in questo sito.

Electricity
Jan-Feb-Mar - 2005
indietro
avanti

Skip Navigation Links
1
2
Pagna Successiva (2)

March

03/31/2005 | Electricity |

ENERGY AUTHORITY PROPOSALS FOR GENERATION CAPACITY

On March 21, the Energy Authority distributed a consultation document with its proposals for rules and conditions ensuring the adequacy of future electricity production capacity. It has also issued a consultation document on pricing conditions for the connection of production plants to the grid.
...


03/31/2005 | Electricity |

DAYLIGHT SAVING TIME TO SAVE 62MN EUROS

In the night between March 26 and March 27, Italians moved their clocks forward one hour and revert to daylight saving time (Dst) after five months of solar time. With one more hour of solar light (during the seven months of Dst), savings in electricity consumption are expected to amount to roughly ...


03/24/2005 | Electricity |

ELECTRICITY POOL: 2004 RESULTS

A very positive 2004 in terms of liquidity levels, that is of the quantity of energy exchanged on the electricity pool compared to that exchanged in the whole system; liquidity registered an average of 30% during the year, the highest of all voluntary electricity pools in Europe. The news comes from ...


03/24/2005 | Electricity |

GRTN HEADACHES: GRID BOTTLENECKS, POWER PLANT SITES

On March 18, the Chamber of Deputies' industry commission heard the electricity grid operator Grtn's chairman Carlo Andrea Bollino and Ceo Luca d'Agnese in the context of an investigation on “possible evolution of the Italian energy market.”
Bollino and d'Agnese reported highlights of the 2004 ...


03/17/2005 | Electricity |

ENERGY AUTHORITY PUSHES FOR MULTI-HOURLY RATES

On March 9, the Energy Authority published a consultation paper containing its proposals for encouraging the spread of electronic meters, with the aim of increasing application of bi-hourly or multi-hourly rates in the residential sector (see SN n° 49, 2004, p. 1).
The authority wants disincentives for companies which do not install electroni ...


03/17/2005 | Electricity |

EGL TO BUILD FOUR POWER PLANTS

The Swiss electricity group Egl unveiled on March 16 plans to build four power plants and set up joint ventures with municipal utilities to strengthen its position in the Italian power market. Egl, active in Italy since 2000 (see SN n° 44, 2004, p. 3), will build four gas-fired plants, each with a capacity of 760 MW.
Work on the first plant i ...


03/03/2005 | Electricity |

ELECTRICITY FROM FRANCE AT 21.89 EUROS/MWH

The average price of electricity imported from France was set for March at 21.89 euros/MWh, an increase over the 21.38 euros/MWh of February (see SN n° 4, 2005, p. 1), which in turn was up over the 19.09 euros/MWh of January (see SN n° 1, 2005, p. 1).
The French grid ...


February

02/24/2005 | Electricity |

ENEL SELLS ELECTRICITY GRID TO META MODENA

On Feb. 18, Enel Distribuzione and Meta Modena signed a memorandum of understanding providing for transfer to Meta of the Enel business division handling the distribution and sale of electricity in 18 municipalities of the province of Modena, for a total value of 127mn euros.
The municipalities ...


02/03/2005 | Electricity |

ELECTRICITY CONSUMPTION GROWS +0.4% IN 2004

According to preliminary data published on Feb 2 by the electricity grid operator Grtn, electricity demand grew by 0.4% in 2004 over 2003. Total demand in Italy was 322bn kWh.
This result, a press release states, reflects both calendar factors (five working days more than in 2003) and climate f ...


January

01/27/2005 | Electricity |

ELECTRICITY FROM FRANCE TO COST MORE

The price of electricity imported into Italy from France in the area managed by the French grid operator Réseau de Transport d'Electricité (Rte) is going up. The monthly auction for February in fact set an official average price of 21.38 euros per MWh, compared to the previous 19.09 euros per MWh fo ...


01/20/2005 | Electricity |

ELECTRICITY POOL PRICES: NEW ENERGY AUTHORITY INVESTIGATION

The Energy Authority has decided to undertake a second investigation to learn about the prices of the electricity pool, after the one begun last June which has not yet been concluded (see SN n° 23, 2004, p. 1). An authority statement explains that it has evaluated the dynamics of price formation on the days of Jan. 10-14, which were “significantly ...


01/20/2005 | Electricity |

ITALIAN-SWISS TRANSMISSION LINE INAUGURATED

On Jan. 20, the new 380 kV electricity line from San Fiorano (Brescia) to Robbia (Switzerland) was inaugurated. The announcement was made by the electricity grid operator Grtn, which noted that one result of the inauguration was modification of the value of the certificates covering the risk of pric ...


01/20/2005 | Electricity |

ENEL LAUNCHES HOURLY RATE DIFFERENTIALS

On Jan. 13, Enel, accepting the requests of the Energy Authority (see SN n° 49, 2004, p. 1), presented its new rate options in a press conference in Rome, with the participation of the man in charge of the company's market, infrastructure, and grid divisions, Vincenzo Cannatelli.
Compared to “Due,” the bi-hourly rate Enel first offered last s ...


01/20/2005 | Electricity |

GRTN ACCORD WITH MINISTRY OF CULTURAL HERITAGE FOR GRID DEVELOPMENT

On Jan. 17, the Ministry of Cultural Heritage and the electricity grid operator Grtn signed a memorandum of understanding for the creation of a permanent technical forum for implementing the strategic environmental assessment (Sea) on the Italian electricity grid.
Under the memorandum, the Grtn ...


01/13/2005 | Electricity |

FOGGIA ENERGIA'S 400 MW POWER PLANT GETS EIA OK

The plan for a 400 MW gas-fired combined-cycle power plant which Foggia Energia intends to build in Foggia has received a positive environmental impact assessment (Eia). The approval is evident in the Industry Ministry's Dec. 21 list of requests for authorization of new power plants and for improvem ...



Skip Navigation Links
1
2
Pagna Successiva (2)

On Top...
 

STAFFETTA NEWS in ... PDF
The Staffetta News Editions in Acrobat Reader version                                                 The Staffetta News Editions in Acrobat Reader version
   UP   
Down
75 Anni di Energia - Il libro di Staffetta Quotidiana
La Staffetta per il sociale...