Consultation of the proposal for implementation of the virtual interconnection point

Considering the obligation to implement virtual interconnection points (VIP) coming from Article 19 of Commission Regulation (EU) No. 2017/459 of 16 October 2017, the company NET4GAS s.r.o., as the transmission system operator in the Czech Republic, launches a public consultation of the proposal for implementation of the VIP.

Rules of the consultation process: 

  1. The only possible means for submitting comments is via e-mail: 
  2. On the subject line, please indicate: Consultation 5/2018. 
  3. Comments must contain reasoning. 
  4. Comments must be submitted in Czech or English. 
  5. The deadline for the submission of comments is 21 May 2018. 
  6. The transmission system operator will evaluate the comments received, and the relevant comments will be taken into account during subsequent proceedings. 
  7. Comments that do not comply with these rules may not be taken into account by the transmission system operator.


Evaluation of the consultation to the VIP implementation proposal

On 4 May 2018, NET4GAS launched a public consultation process to the proposal for the implementation of the virtual interconnection point (VIP). During the 10-day consultation period, NET4GAS received several comments to the proposal from the market participants. Their evaluation is published in the attachment below.