Inquiry for quotations concerning new power reserve capacity, and actual costs in 2008

The contracts concerning the maintaining of power reserves, signed with electricity producers, will finish at the end of February 2009. Fingrid has launched an inquiry for quotations concerning new power reserve capacity for the remaining part of the relevant act, 1 March 2009 to 28 February 2011.The inquiry for quotations is published at Fingrid's website in Finnish. The time period to make an offer has been made longer up to Friday 13.2.2009 15.00 o'clock.
The costs of the power reserve arrangement in 2008 totalled 10.5 million euros. A more detailed itemisation of the proceeds and costs can be found at here. Further information: http://www.fingrid.fi/portal/in_english/services/peak_load_power/
Jarno Sederlund, tel. +358 (0)30 395 4251
Anders Lundberg, tel. +358 (0)30 395 4171