Settlement Indicators of August 2021

In August 2021, the quantity of balancing electricity, purchased (sold) through ESCO was 298 081 931,8 kWh, which represents 25% of total delivery to the grid in mentioned month. The cost of balancing electricity has made up GEL 47 841 268,7.

 - The electricity sold through the direct contracts

 - Balancing electricity

In August, the Weighted Average Price of balancing electricity per kWh made up 16,0499900 Tetri, while the price of balancing electricity of the deregulated hydro power plants was 1.857 Tetri.

During the mentioned reporting period, the balancing electricity, purchased by ESCO, mainly consisted of the electricity generated by TPPs. The share of hydro power plants in total volume of balancing electricity was 36%, the share of wind farm 2%, the share of thermal power plants -56%, whereas the share of import was 3%.

Balancing Electricity Sellers

- HPP  - TPP     - Wind Farm  ◼ - Import

In August 2021, the direct consumers bought the balancing electricity from ESCO. Their equity participation in balancing electricity purchase, was 56.7916%. In August, the Dispatch Licensee bought balancing electricity to cover losses in the transmission network, whose share in the purchase of balancing electricity was 8.9432%. In addition, in August, the Distribution Licensees bought balancing electricity to cover losses in the distribution network, and its share was 27.4674%.

Balancing Electricity Buyers


- Public Service Electricity Supplier

 - Direct Consumer

 - GSE (to cover losses in the transmission network)

 - GSE (to ensure transit losses)

 - Distribution Licensee (to cover losses in the distribution network)

 - Exporter

In August, total amount of guaranteed capacity actually provided by the sources of guaranteed capacity was GEL 8 018 298,00.