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Life of the power system / France-Belgium Interconnection.

Source: RTE 30/05/2003

Prolongation of the current mechanism of allocation of capacity France to Belgium until October 1st, 2003.

The coordinated mechanism for the allocation of transport capacity from France to Belgium has been jointly operated by RTE and Elia since July 1, 2002 during 6 months. This mechanism was extended by amendment until July 1, 2003 with possibility of further extension by tacit agreement.
In accordance with the amendment, RTE informs you of the extension of the current mechanism beyond June 30, 2003 and a minima till September 30, 2003.
The french and belgian grid operators, as well as theirs regulators, are currently studying possibilities of further improvement for this mechanism likely to take effect by the end of this year.

Contacts presse :

Directeur de la Communication et des Relations Extérieures
Réseau de Transport d'Electricité
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