Balancing rules and imbalance tariffs

Balancing rules

Balancing Model: daily;

Balancing Tolerances:


Value / Interval / Formula

Tolerances related to the daily imbalances

The following three tolerance levels are regulated for the absolute value of the daily imbalance: 2.5%, 5% and 15% of the total approved allocation on the entry points;

Balancing Status Information:
The TSO informs the network users about the daily provisional imbalance after each gas day. The daily final imbalance is communicated after the network users have been used the gas transfer facility (at the end of each month).

Balancing Status Information Frequency:

Imbalance Tariffs:
The imbalance tariffs are applied for the overrun of each of the above mentioned tolerance levels. All imbalance tariff values are mentioned in Annex 10 of the Network Code (only in Romanian language). The imbalance tariffs will entry into force starting with the 1st of October 2015.

Cash-Out Regime:
The final daily imbalance is settled for each gas day (at the end of every month).