Slovakia

Grid connection

Distribution network operator bears 75% of investment costs for grid connection and biomethane producer bears 25 % of investment costs for grid connection, for connections with length lees than 4 km according with Act No. 309/2009 Coll. on the promotion of renewable energy and high efficiency cogeneration.

Cases for refusal of grid access

Case for refusal of grid access does not exist in present time. There is not any request for realization of grid connection of biomethane producer in Slovakia.

System usage fees (non-discrimination?)

DSO bears 75% of investment costs for grid connection and biomethane producer bears 25 % of investment costs for grid connection, for connections with length lees than 4 km according with Act No. 309/2009 Coll.

Network extension

So far there has been no assessment of the need for a network extension. More than 94% of all inhabitants of the Slovak Republic have access to distribution network operated by SPP – distribúcia.