Wholesale electricity price forecast for 2009Uploaded: 1 of July, 2008

The purpose of this study is to forecast the wholesale electricity price for 2009. We analyse the crucial factors behind the domestic electricity market tendencies in 2009. To do this, we first present the recent market regulation measures of the Hungarian Energy Office, second we analyse the possible consequences of the EU decision about the cancellation of PPA, third we forecast the energy costs of power plants and the international energy prices, finally we model the effects of all these on the domestic electricity price.