ASSESSMENT OF FREQUENCY SUPPORT SERVICES AND PROCUREMENT METHODS IN CONTINENTAL EUROPE AND REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA

  • Anželika Ivanova
  • Petar Krstevski
  • Aleksandra Krkoleva-Mateska

Abstract

A b s t r a c t: One of the very important aspects of power system development is improving the stability of the
system, which can be disrupted from the high penetration of renewable energy sources. This increases the need for
frequency support (FS) services. An improvement of the current services for FS and procurement methods for these
services is already being implemented in European countries. The aim of this research is to assess the current conditi-
ons of FS markets in Continental Europe and Macedonia and to underline the main steps that should be taken for the
improvement of FS services and procurement methods in Macedonia. Furthermore, it highlights the challenges for FS
market development.


Key words: frequency support services; reserves; procurement methods; electricity market


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Published
Jul 5, 2017
How to Cite
IVANOVA, Anželika; KRSTEVSKI, Petar; KRKOLEVA-MATESKA, Aleksandra. ASSESSMENT OF FREQUENCY SUPPORT SERVICES AND PROCUREMENT METHODS IN CONTINENTAL EUROPE AND REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA. Journal of Electrical Engineering and Information Technologies - JEEIT, [S.l.], v. 2, n. 1, p. 25-31, july 2017. ISSN 2545-4269. Available at: <http://jeeit.feit.ukim.edu.mk/index.php/jeeit/article/view/57>. Date accessed: 19 sep. 2017.