The Royal Decree 1716 / 2004, 23 July, which regulates the obligation of maintenance of minimum security stocks, diversification of supply of natural gas and petroleum products strategic reserves Corporation, as it was amended by the Royal Decree of 1766 / 2007, of 28 December, set out in its articles 25 and 26, by order of the Ministry of industry , Energy and tourism is established them fees unit by group of products that, by ton metric or metro cubic sold or consumed, and to pay of form proportional to them days of stock strategic, or in your case of stock minimum of security, maintained by CORES, will have of meet to the Corporation them subject forced to keep stock minimum of security of products oil as well as quotas which, depending on their participation in the market, will have to meet subjects bound to maintain minimum stocks of safety of liquefied gases from oil and natural gas, and diversify the supply of natural gas annually to the Corporation.
These quotas are intended to finance the costs provided by the Corporation, especially those who generate the Constitution, storage and conservation of stocks of each group of petroleum products, the activities of the Corporation relating to liquefied petroleum gas and natural gas, as well as the cost of the other activities of the Corporation, strategic and Constitution and maintenance of minimum stocks of security corresponding to the subjects bound to makes reference in the preceding paragraph.
The 30 of December of 2014 is published in the «newsletter official of the State» the order EIT / 2470 / 2014, of 29 of December, by which is approve them fees of the Corporation of reserves strategic of products oil corresponding to the exercise 2015.
During the year 2015 is have produced variations in some of them hypothesis used in the budget of the Corporation for 2015, that is took as base for the approval of the fees for the cited year.
On the one hand, the evolution of sales this year has presented a behavior more favorable than expected, in the stage of recovery of the Spanish economy. In this sense, it was taken as a forecast of the evolution of sales for the 2015 budget, positive growth of 0.3% in line with the beginning in 2014 from the path after six years of negative rates of sales performance. Along the 2015, the rate of growth is has accelerated and this has generated a review to the stands in the forecast current for this exercise 2015 of the 4.2% facing the 0.3% budgeted initially, with regard to the exercise 2014.
On the other hand, there has been a noticeable reduction in the budgeted financial costs and maintenance of strategic reserves, mainly as a consequence of the evolution to the decline in interest rates reference driven by European monetary authorities and the recruitment policy of the needs of storage capacity, by means of competitions of capacity , that this year, in an environment of high availability of capacity of the market, have result in conditions advantageous for them contracts that met its expiration.
As a result of the foregoing, there has been an excess of revenue in relation to the cost of activities, from making the modification downward of quotas corresponding pay to CORES during 2015, applicable to sales or consumption made from September 2015 onwards, with the exception of those relating to liquefied petroleum gas and natural gas remain unchanged.
This drop is consistent with the approach of CORES, maintain quotas as close to reality, thus adapting the fundraising to the behavior of markets in periods of less than the annual exercises. With this, is propitious a best translation of costs to the consumers and a funding more efficient of the system.
Once made the modification of quotas which is approved by the present order, the effective quota for the year 2015 for groups of hydrocarbon liquid (except liquefied petroleum gases), will be located at 0,0881 euros per cubic meter sold or consumed and per day of strategic stocks maintained by the Corporation, in the petrol group auto and aviation; 0,0851 euros by metro cubic sold or consumed and by day of stocks strategic maintained by the Corporation, in the Group of gas oils of automotive, others gas oils, kerosene of aviation and other kerosene; and 0,0874 euros per metric tonne sold or consumed, and by day of inventory maintained by the Corporation, in the Group of fuel oils; assuming an effective quota average for all groups of liquid hydrocarbons, with the exception of the liquefied petroleum gases, of 0,0856 euro per cubic meter sold or consumed per day of strategic stocks maintained by the Corporation.
Received the proposal of modification of fees for 2015, and after be analyzed and studied by them services competent of the Secretariat of State of energy, resolve: first. Modification order EIT/2470/2014, of 29 December, which approve the shares of the Corporation's strategic reserves of petroleum products for the year 2015.
The first paragraph of the order EIT/2470/2014, of 29 December, which approve the quotas of the Corporation's strategic reserves of petroleum products for the year 2015, is to be re-worded as follows: «the first.
The subjects required to keep stock minimum security of petroleum products in accordance with article 25.1 of the Royal Decree 1716 / 2004, 23 July, which regulates the obligation of keeping stocks minimum security, diversification of supply of natural gas and petroleum products strategic reserves Corporation, be paid to the Corporation's strategic reserves of petroleum products the following fees during the year 2015 (: a) gasolines auto and aviation: 0,0601 euros per cubic meter sold or consumed, and by day of inventory maintained by the Corporation on behalf of the obligated subject.
(b) automotive diesel and other fuel oils, aviation kerosene other kerosene: 0,0562 euros per cubic meter sold or consumed, and by day of inventory maintained by the Corporation on behalf of the obligated subject.
«(c) fuel oils: 0,0577 euros by ton metric sold or consumed, and by day of stocks maintained by the Corporation by has of the subject required.»
The first statement and payment of them fees approved in this order will be which appropriate perform before the 20 of October of 2015, i.e., the corresponding to them sales or consumption made in the month of September of 2015.
The present order shall take effects from the same day of its publication in the «Bulletin official of the State» until the approval of them fees corresponding to 2016, without prejudice of them settings that was necessary practice in them statements and payment of them fees.
The present order exhausted it via administrative, according to it established in the article 109 of the law 30 / 1992, of 26 of November, of regime legal of them administrations public and of the procedure administrative common, in relation to the available additional fifteenth of it law 6 / 1997, of 14 of April, of organization and operation of the Administration General of the State. It may be brought against contentious-administrative appeal before the Chamber of administrative litigation of the Audiencia Nacional, within the period of two months, counting from the day following the notification of the present order, in accordance with the law 29/1998, of 13 July, regulating the contentious jurisdiction.
Also, without limiting the foregoing, this order may be appealed optionally replacement before the Minister of industry, energy and tourism, in the period of one month from the day following its notification, in accordance with articles 116 and 117 of the law 30/1992, of November 26. In such a case, not it may bring contentious-administrative appeal until the appeal is resolved expressly or there is the alleged dismissal of the same.
Madrid, 30 September 2015.-the Minister of industry, energy and tourism, p. D. (order EIT/556/2012 of 15 March), the Secretary of State for energy, Alberto Nadal Belda.