System reliability and legitimacy for the release of rules governing the sector are at stake when the Commission moves to a liberalisation of the electricity transmission market, says Marcel Bial, Secretary General with UCTE, the Union for the Co-ordination of Transmission of Electricity.
“There is today no legal way, no tool to enforce codes” such as the ones described in the Commission’s proposal, Bial says. “We have no grip at all on generation aspects or on the behaviour of traders. This is what we expect most from the improvements to come.”
Listen to the full interview with Marcel Bial (MP3, 1.8 MB) here: bial.mp3EMI