30 auctions for RES in Kazakhstan were held. It was recognized as a successful auction.
5 companies were allowed to participate in the auction, during the trading session, participants submitted 49 price offers, and the unit capacity for projects ranged from 1.2 to 10 MW. Total volume of applications submitted was 36.15 MW. Maximum auction price during the auction for the selection of SPP projects in 2020 was 16.97 tg/kWh (without VAT).
During the trading session, the price range of requests received from auction participants was from 16.9 to 14.99 tg/kWh.
Following the auction results, the following companies were determined as winners:
During the auction, representatives of the Ministry of the energy of the Republic of Kazakhstan, ALE "KazEnergy", ALE "KEA" participated as observers. Observers noted that the auction was conducted in accordance with the approved regulatory legal acts and confirmed the transparency of the electronic trading system of the auction organizer – JSC "KOREM".
The next auction is scheduled for 11.11.2020 for the type of WPP 15 MW.
According to the auction schedule approved by the order of the Ministry of energy of the Republic of Kazakhstan No. 202 dated 21.05.2020, auctions in the amount of 250 MW of installed capacity are planned for 2020, broken down by type of power plants:
- solar power plants – 55 MW (including 2 projects with documentation, installed capacity of each project is 20 MW);
- wind power plants – 65 MW;
- hydroelectric power plants – 120 MW;
- BioPP – 10 MW.
The organizer of the auction is JSC "KOREM".