Glossary

ACER

Agency for the Cooperation of Energy Regulators

CWE

Central Western Europe

DSR

Demand Side Response

ENS

Energy Not Served

EENS

Expected ENS

ENTSO-E

European Network of Transmission System Operators for Electricity

EU

European Union

FRR

Frequency Restoration Reserves

LLD

Loss of Load Duration

LOLE

Loss Of Load Expectation

MAF

Mid-term Adequacy Forecast

P95 values

95th percentile values

PLEF

Pentalateral Energy Forum

RES

Renewable Energy Sources

TSO

Transmission System Operator

TYNDP

Ten-Year Network Development Plan

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MAF 2019

Mid-term Adequacy Forecast 2019

Executive Summary

Presents the motivation of the MAF 2019, followed by the main adequacy results for the Base-Case scenarios for the target years 2021 and 2025.

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Appendix 1 – Detailed results, sensitivities and input data

Presents a closer look at the input data and the results of MAF 2019.

Appendix 1
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Appendix 2 – Methodology

Presents the main methodology followed in MAF 2019.

Appendix 2
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Appendix 3 – Country views on MAF 2019

Contains country-specific comments and relevant references to national and regional studies provided directly by the TSOs.

Appendix 3
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Summary slides of MAF 2019

Discover the key takeaways of MAF 2019.

Summary Slides
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Consultation

This will lead you to the consultation page and later on to its results.

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Resource adequacy target methodologies
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Input Data

The MAF study is built on several datasets, whereas a part of these is made available for the public. These datasets and detailed descriptions of preprocessed inputs can be accessed below.

Disclaimer

ENTSO-E and the participating TSOs have followed ­accepted industry practice in the collection and analysis of available data. While all reasonable care has been taken in the preparation of this data, ENTSO-E and the TSOs are not responsible for any loss that may be attributed to the use of this information. Prior to taking business decisions, interested parties are advised to seek separate and independent opinions with respect to topics covered by this report and should not rely solely upon data and information contained herein. Information in this document does not amount to a recommendation with respect to any possible investment. This document is not intended to contain all the information that a prospective investor or market participant may need.

ENTSO-E emphasises that ENTSO-E and the TSOs involved in this study are not responsible in the event that the hypotheses presented in this report or the estimations based upon these hypotheses are not realised in the future.