The value of electrical energy reaches highs by no means earlier than seen in Spain. June 2021 has been the costliest ever recorded, with a rise of 172% if we evaluate it with the identical value in June 2020. The month-to-month common all through the month was 83.29 euros the MWh.
On this approach, the earlier document of month-to-month common of 73.03 euros which was registered in September 2008. The common value of electrical energy in Spain throughout June 2021 is 13.3% increased than France and 12.5% increased than Germany.
The wholesale market value has a direct impression on the electrical energy invoice, particularly people who reap the benefits of electrical energy contracts based mostly on the regulated price of the voluntary value to small customers or PVPC. In the overwhelming majority of instances, it’s normally cheaper than the free market provides.
Friday July 2, 2021 will likely be the second highest electrical energy value ever recorded
In parallel, this Friday, July 2, will likely be the second highest value of electrical energy in the history of Spain. It’ll attain the 99.Eight euros per MWh, in response to the knowledge of the designated electrical energy market operator (OMIE). It surpasses the document reached throughout the storm of Filomena, on January 8, of 94.99 euros. Solely surpassed by the 103.76 euros that was reached on January 11, 2002.
The federal government of Spain has tried to cease the massive improve in the value of electrical energy that the nation has skilled all through 2021. One among the measures authorised urgently in the Council of Ministers was the VAT discount for households with contracts of lower than 10 kW of energy.
The value of gasoline, the predominant liable for the rise in electrical energy
One among the predominant causes for the historic improve in the value of electrical energy in Spain is the improve in the value of pure gasoline in the predominant markets. It has shot as much as 33.79 euros per MWh, as indicated by the Iberian Fuel Market (MIBGAS). Added to that is the rise in the value of CO2 rights, which reached a brand new historic document of 58 euros per ton.
The fourth vp of Spain, Teresa Ribera, warned final Tuesday, in his speech in the Congress of Deputies, that a chronic upward value development is predicted over the subsequent few months.
At the second Ribera has despatched a letter to Frans Timmermans, Vice-President of the European Fee and liable for the European Inexperienced Deal, seeks to deal with a reform of the European electrical energy market that sends “clear indicators” and in addition ensures that the value of CO2 emission rights doesn’t generate “distortions” in electrical energy costs.
Ribera referred to the chance of paying a unique value to older energy vegetation by means of contracts for variations. The issue is that it’s a proposal incompatible with the European Union.