Polish Day-Ahead Power Rises on Exports of Off-Peak Deliveries

Day-ahead power in Poland increased as exports of off-peak deliveries to the Czech Republic and Slovakia rose.

Electricity for next-day delivery in Poland increased 5.2 percent to 168.89 zloty ($54.20) a megawatt-hour, broker data compiled by Bloomberg show.

Poland was set to export 767 megawatts of power to the Czech Republic and Slovakia between 5 a.m. and 6 a.m. tomorrow, compared with 111 megawatts at the same time today, data from the grid manager PSE SA showed.

Day-ahead electricity on the coupled markets of the Czech Republic and Slovakia increased 9.4 percent to 50.31 euros ($66.88) a megawatt-hour in a daily auction, according to the countries’ market operators. Hungarian day-ahead power settled 8.9 percent higher also at 50.31 euros a megawatt-hour.

Czech power for 2014 dropped 1 percent to 41.75 euros a megawatt-hour, while the similar contract in Poland fell 0.1 percent to 163.45 zloty a megawatt-hour, broker data on Bloomberg showed.

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