FYR of Macedonia

Membership

Day of Accession
1 July 2006
Status
Contracting Party

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latest implementation updates

Latest developments in electricity Date
According to MEPSO , 226 customers with annual consumption exceeding 500 GWh in 2016, shall be eligible from 1 July 2017 and may not be supplied by their previous incumbent supplier. July 2017
The regulator, ERC, decided to prolong exemption of regulated undertakings from balance responsibility until 1 January 2018. By this decision transmission system operator MEPSO, generation company ELEM, supply company and distribution company EVN Makedonija are exempted from obligation to bear the costs of their imbalances. June 2017
The compliance programme of newly established EVN Distribution (January 2017) was approved by the regulatory authority. March
2017
The government adopted a decision on establishment of an organised electricity market in former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia and an action plan, according to which the power exchange will be operational by the end of 2018. March 2017

The regulator's amended Market Rules introduced methodologies for market-based procurement of balancing services and non-discriminatory imbalance settlement.

October 2016

ERO, as a responsible body, adopted and published the supplier switching rules. October 2016

 

Latest developments in oil Date

Law on Compulsory Oil Reserves, which transposes Directive 2009/119/EC, entered into force, following its approval by Parliament.

October 2014 

 

Latest developments in energy efficiency Date
Government of FYR Macedonia adopted 3rd Energy Efficiency Action Plan. July 2017
Directive 2010/30/EU and delegated acts were transposed with the adoption of the updated Rulebook on Labelling of Energy-Related Products. This includes all new labelling delegated regulations adopted by the Ministerial Council in 2014. September 2016

The draft third Energy Efficiency Action Plan was submitted to the Secretariat. 

July 2016

 

Latest developments in renewable energy Date

Secretariat submitted amendments to the draft Energy Law introducing a support scheme for renewable energy in compliance with State aid guidelines.

August 2017
FYR of Macedonia amended its NREAP to take into account updated biomass data. April 2017

The second progress report on the promotion of renewable energy during 2014-2015 was submitted to the Secretariat.

February 2017

FYR of Macedonia submitted its National Renewable Action Plan to the Secretariat.

January 2016 

 

Latest development in environment Date
The Government of Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia adopted the NERP, after having incorporated the Secretariat’s comments. April 2017
The Secretariat provides its assessment on National Emission Reduction Plan (NERP) , confirming that it was done in accordance with the applicable Energy Community legal framework. October 2016
FYR of Macedonia adopts fuel monitoring plan, case ECS-3/13 closed.
August 2016
FYR of Macedonia submitted a National Emission Reduction Plan to the Secretariat, covering all large combustion plants in the country. December 2015

 

Latest developments in Third Package Date
The Secretariat drafted the Ministry an Energy Law compliant with the Third Package. August 2017
Latest development in regulatory authority affairs Date

Electricity TSO, MEPSO, for the first time participates in allocation of monthly transmission capacities by SEE CAO.

January 2017

 

Latest development in renewable energy Date
Albania's Council of Ministers adopted the National Renewable Energy Action Plan in Jan 2016. The English version was submitted to the Secretariat and is now on-line. March 2016
Parliament of Albania passed the Law on Promotion of the Use of Energy from Renewable Sources. February 2017

 

Latest developments in energy efficiency Date

Law on energy performance of buildings (transposing Directive 2010/31/EU) was adopted by the Albanian parliament.

November 2016

 

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