Energy Exchange is the term used for the exchange market with energy products organized by the Czech Moravian Commodity Exchange Kladno (CMKB). It was launched on 11 November 2002 on the basis of the authorization granted to the commodity exchange by Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Czech Republic. In 2009 this specialised market started to profile electricity and natural gas for end customers, i.e. actual supplies of electricity and natural gas directly to the supply points of customers from the corporate sector and also from amongst the public contracting authorities. Currently, it represents the central market place for trading in electricity or gas in the Czech Republic.
At the Czech Moravian Commodity Exchange Kladno (CMKB) 242 contracts for the supply of 165.7 thousand MWh of electricity and natural gas for final customers worth 160.4 million crowns were concluded in the 32nd and 33rd week.
Two-year natural gas contracts were traded in small off-take at a price of 408 CZK/MWh, in large off-take at 396 CZK/MWh.
Two-year electricity contracts in low-voltage were concluded at the rate of 1340 CZK/MWh, trading in high-voltage ended at 1264 CZK/MWh.