Financial report of the control area
The financial report of Elia’s control area is the result of the purchases and sales of energy made by Elia to maintain the balance in its control area.
The energy sales part consists of the ARPs (Access Responsible Parties) imbalances settlement, sales to cover grid losses, sales between electricity transmission system operators and sales to offset the wind energy generation deficit.
The energy purchases part consist of activations for controlling the area, purchases to cover grid losses and the valued deficit of the compensation in kind of the ARPs (Access Responsible Parties).
The monthly financial report is published on an M+3 monthly basis. The final figures are published 30 days after receipt of the figures validated by ENTSO-E, the European Network of Transmission System Operators for Electricity. The provisional or final status of the published figures is indicated in the report.