The average price of electricity For regulated rate customers linked to the wholesale market, it will drop 0.92% this Sunday compared to this Saturday, to 382.31 euros per megawatt hour (MWh), according to provisional data from the Iberian Energy Market Operator (OMIE). ) collected by Europa Press.
This price is the result of adding the average of the auction in the wholesale market to the compensation that the demand will pay to the combined cycle plants for the application of the 'Iberian exception' to cap the price of gas for the generation of electricity.
In this way, the price will fall slightly again and remains far from the maximum since the entry into force of the 'Iberian exception' that marked last Tuesday and Wednesday, when it climbed to 436.25 euros/MWh.
00h - 01h: 0.58367 €/kWh
01h - 02h: 0.62071 €/kWh
02h - 03h: 0.63015 €/kWh
03h - 04h: 0.64331 €/kWh
04h - 05h: 0.64832 €/kWh
05h - 06h: 0.65828 €/kWh
06h - 07h: 0.66519 €/kWh
07h - 08h: 0.60353 €/kWh
08h - 09h: 0.55846 €/kWh
09h - 10h: 0.47959 €/kWh
10am - 11am: €0.34980/kWh
11am - 12pm: €0.29237/kWh
12pm - 1pm: €0.29897/kWh
1pm - 2pm: €0.30095/kWh
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.: €0.29533/kWh
3pm - 4pm: €0.30497/kWh
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.: €0.30996/kWh
5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.: €0.34772/kWh
6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.: €0.38139/kWh
7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.: €0.42289/kWh
8:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.: €0.53240/kWh
9:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.: €0.51771/kWh
10pm - 11pm: €0.52259/kWh
23h - 24h: €0.54879/kWh
In the auction, the average price of electricity in the wholesale market -the so-called 'pool'- has been placed for this Sunday at 138.74 euros/MWh. The maximum price will be registered between 10:00 p.m. and 11:00 p.m., with 225 euros/MWh, while the minimum for the day, of 57.91 euros/MWh, will be between 11:00 a.m. and 12:00 noon.
To this price of the 'pool' is added the compensation of 243.57 euros/MWh to the gas companies that has to be paid by the consumers who benefit from the measure, the consumers of the regulated rate (PVPC) or those who, despite being in the free market, they have an indexed rate.
This spiral of high electricity prices that has occurred throughout this week has been driven by natural gas price levels at maximum levels, mainly due to Gazprom's announcement to cut from August 31 and for three days pumping gas to Germany.