|European Union Electricity Market Glossary|
Pursuant to the rules applying in the European Union Internal Electricity Market 'congestion' means a situation in which all requests from market participants to trade between two bidding zones cannot be accommodated because they would significantly affect the physical flows on network elements which cannot accommodate those flows (Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on the internal market for electricity (recast), 30.11.2016, COM(2016) 861 final 2016/0379 (COD), Article 2(2)(c)).
The EU Network Code on System Operation in Article 55(c) lists congestion management services among services provided by third parties, through procurement when applicable, that each Transmission System Operator (TSO) uses for ensuring the operational security of its control area.
Network Code on System Operation, Article 55(c)
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