• Metadata

FCR, Frequency Containment Reserves, DK2

Amount and prices of FCR regulation in price area DK2.

The delivery of the vast majority of system benefits is ensured by various types of reserves. The reserves are purchased through agreements between Energinet.dk and a production or consumption-responsible player. The agreements contain provisions to provide capacity for a fixed period. In DK2 types of reserves are FCR-N and FCR-D (Frequency Containment Reserves for Normal operation and disturbances), and mFRR (Manual Frequency Restoration Reserves) Read more about ancillary services in the document (in Danish) “Introduktion til systemydelser”: https://energinet.dk/-/media/3AA417DD78A142A88B8535B512A95185.PDF?la=da&hash=B81BE92F4BA8A633D7466D7C9426599078EBBF99


Hour UTC

Description

A date and time (interval), shown in UTC time zone, where the values are valid. 00:00 o\u2019clock is the first hour of a given day interval 00:00 - 00:59 and 01:00 covers the second hour (interval) of the day and so forth. Please note: The naming is based on the length of the interval of the finest grain of the resolution.

Comment

Please note that the format shown in the example applies to data download as JSON, XML or fetched through the API and is in accordance with the ISO 8601 standard. The format is slightly different when it is shown on screen or downloaded manually as CSV or XLSX. This is mainly due to readability and consideration for Excel users.

In preview (in the GUI) all timestamps are shown as (display convention) YYYY-MM-DD hh:mmZ e.g. 2017-07-14 08:00Z. The Z will remind viewers that this is UTC.

In download (CSV and XLSX) the date time are exported as YYYY-MM-DD hh:mm e.g. 2017-07-14 08:00. That is without the \u201cT\u201d and the \u201cZ\u201d and the seconds. Excel will recognize it as date-time. The user must remember the convention about time zones.

In download (JSON and XML) the full format is used YYYY-MM-DDThh:mmZ e.g. 2017-07-14T08:00Z.

Name

HourUTC

Type

datetime

Unit
Size

17

Example

2017-07-14T08:00Z

Format
Validation rules Always full hours, i.e. minutes are 00

Hour DK

Description

A date and time (interval), shown in Danish time zone, where the values are valid. 00:00 o\u2019clock is the first hour of a given day, interval 00:00 - 00:59, and 01:00 covers the second hour period (interval) of the day and so forth.

Comment

On one normal day there will be 24 intervals.

When daylight saving times shifts there will be either 23 or 25 intervals.

Please note that the format shown in the example applies to data download as JSON, XML or fetched through the API and is in accordance with the ISO 8601 standard. The format is slightly different when it is shown on screen or downloaded manually as CSV or XLSX. This is mainly due to readability and consideration for Excel users.

In preview (in the GUI) all timestamps are shown as (display convention) YYYY-MM-DD hh:mm e.g. 2017-07-14 08:00. Please note that is no time zone indicator, showning that this is local (Danish) time.

In download (CSV and XLSX) the date time are exported as YYYY-MM-DD hh:mm e.g. 2017-07-14 08:00. That is without the \u201cT\u201d and the seconds. Excel will recognize it as date-time. The user must remember that this is local (Danish) time.

In download (JSON and XML) the format used is YYYY-MM-DDThh:mm e.g. 2017-07-14T08:00.

Name

HourDK

Type

datetime

Unit
Size

17

Example

2017-07-14T08:00

Format
Validation rules Always full hours, i.e. minutes are 00

FCR-N regulation price (DKK)

Description

Payment in Danish kroner to the market players offering primary Frequency Containment Reserves for Normal operation regulation.

Comment
Name

FCR-N_PriceDKK

Type

number

Unit

DKK per MWh/h

Size

9.2

Example

543.45

Format

([0-9]*[,])[0-9][0-9]

Validation rules >=0

FCR-N regulation price (EUR)

Description

Payment in Euros to the market players offering primary Frequency Containment Reserves for disturbances operation regulation.

Comment
Name

FCR-N_PriceEUR

Type

number

Unit

EUR per MWh/h

Size

9.2

Example

543.45

Format

([0-9]*[,])[0-9][0-9]

Validation rules >=0

FCR-D Upward regulation price (DKK)

Description

Payment in Danish kroner to market players offering primary Frequency Containment Reserves for disturb-ances operation upward regulation.

Comment
Name

FCR-D_UpPriceDKK

Type

number

Unit

DKK per MWh/h

Size

9.2

Example

543.45

Format

([0-9]*[,])[0-9][0-9]

Validation rules >=0

FCR-D Upward regulation price (EUR)

Description

Payment in Euros to market players offering primary Frequency Containment Reserves for disturbances operation upward regulation.

Comment
Name

FCR-D_UpPriceEUR

Type

number

Unit

EUR per MWh/h

Size

9.2

Example

543.45

Format

([0-9]*[,])[0-9][0-9]

Validation rules >=0