Methodology and criteria for evaluating investments in electricity and gas infrastructure projects

Methodology and criteria for evaluating investments in electricity and gas infrastructure projects

The European Union's Infrastructure Regulation (that is, Regulation (EU) No 347/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 17 April 2013 on guidelines for trans-European energy infrastructure) facilitates timely realisation of projects of common interest (PCIs) in the European Union. These are cross-border projects or projects with considerable cross-border impacts selected according to a process enshrined in the Regulation.

According to Article 13(6) of the Infrastructure Regulation, each national regulatory authority must publish its methodology and the criteria used to evaluate investments in electricity and gas infrastructure projects and the higher risks incurred by them. E-Control complies with this obligation in the below document..