Baltic Electricity Market Mini-Forum 2013

Agenda and presentations


Opening address and introductory remarks
Märt Ots, Director General, ECA


Updates on the latest developments in the Baltic States and Finland - presentations by the NRAs

  • Estonian Competition Authority
    Märt Ots, Director General 
  • Public Utilities Commission of Latvia
    Ainars Mengelsons, Director of the Energy Department 
  • National Control Commission for Prices and Energy
    Vygantas Vaitkus, Commissioner 
  • Finnish Energy Market Authority
    Timo Partanen, Leading Specialist


Congestion management methods in Nordic countries, lessons learned

  • Finnish TSO Fingrid
    Juha Hiekkala 
  • Finnish Energy Market Authority
    Timo Partanen, Leading Specialist


Coffee break


Congestion management methods in the Baltic States, current situation, future developments

  • Estonian TSO Elering
    Ingrid Arus
    Head of Electricity Markets Department
  • Latvian TSO Augstsprieguma tikls 
  • Lithuanian TSO Litgrid
  • Nasdaq QMX
    Anne-Marit Rudby
    Product Director, Commodities




WG findings on the cooperation between the Baltic states NRAs on PCIs
Dace Bite, Public Utilities Commission, Latvia


Developments on the Baltic electricity market: supplier, traders’ perspective

  • Eesti Energia
    Andres Tropp, Regulatory Affairs and Compliance Manager 
  • Latvenergo
    Gatis Junghans, Head of Trading 
  • Lietuvos Energija
    Vidmantas Salietis, Director of Wholesale Electricity Trade Department 
  • Baltic Energy Partners
    Peeter Pikk, Partner


Regional Implementation of pan-European target models - On the way towards the Internal Energy Market
Cristophe Cesson, Regional Cooperation Officer, ACER

15:10Coffee break


Today’s situation and future developments on the Baltic markets

  • Nord Pool Spot
    Hando Sutter, Regional Manager Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Russia
  • Estonian Ministry of Economic Affairs and Communication
    Ando Leppiman, Deputy Secretary General for Energy 
  •  Ministry of Economics of the Republic of Latvia
  •  Ministry of Economy of the Republic of Lithuania
16:25 Conclusions and Next Steps