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 58 contracts for the supply of 14.5 thousand MWh of electricity and natural gas for final customers worth 10.8 million crowns were concluded in the 9th week.
Annual electricity contracts fell by 2 percent compared to the previous week. Electricity contracts in low-voltage ended trading at 1478 CZK/MWh, in high-voltage at 1555 CZK/MWh.
The price of annual gas contracts in small off-take fell by 2.9 percent to 469 CZK/MWh, in lagre off-take ended at 475 CZK/MWh.