Resolution Of 27 March 2015, Of The Directorate-General For Energy And Mines, Which Publishes The Last Resort Of Natural Gas Tariff, And Correcting Errors In The 26 Of December 2014.

Original Language Title: Resolución de 27 de marzo de 2015, de la Dirección General de Política Energética y Minas, por la que se publica la tarifa de último recurso de gas natural, y se corrigen errores en la de 26 de diciembre de 2014.

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Law 12/2007, of July 2, which modifies Law 34/1998, of October 7, the hydrocarbon sector, in order to adapt it to the provisions of Directive 2003/55/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 26 June 2003 concerning common rules for the internal market for natural gas modified article 93 of the concerned law of the hydrocarbon sector, defining the rate of last resort.

The agreement of the Council of Ministers of April 3, 2009, by amending the timetable initially foreseen in the transitional provision fifth law 12/2007, of July 2, amending the law 34/1998, of October 7, the hydrocarbons Sector, in order to adapt it to the provisions in the Directive 2003/55/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 26 June 2003 concerning common rules for the internal market for natural gas, establishes that as of July 1, 2009 will be entitled to the supply of last resort consumers connected to pressures less than 4 bar, with annual consumption not exceeding 50,000 kWh per year.

Developing the law 34/1998, of October 7, the Royal Decree 949/2001, of 3 August, which regulates the access by third parties to the gas facilities and establishing an integrated economic system of the natural gas sector, establishes in its article 25.1 the Minister, by order, and prior agreement of the delegate of the Government Commission for Economic Affairs It shall adopt the provisions necessary for the establishment of the rates for sale of natural gas. Also, this article has that such orders will establish concrete values of rates and prices or a determination and updating system.

In accordance with the above, the Minister of industry, tourism and Commerce issued the order ITC/1506/2010, of 8 June, amending the ITC/1660/2009, of 22 June, which settles the last resort of natural gas tariff calculation methodology (hereinafter call order of methodology). Article 10 of this order establishes the last resort of natural gas tariff revisions will be made by order of the Directorate-General for energy and mines. The fixed terms and variables of the rates will be updated when any change occurs in fixed terms and variables of tolls and canons of system access or in reductions in force ratios. The term variable will be updated with quarterly, from the 1st day of January, April, July and October of each year, provided that the cost of the raw experience a change upward or exceeding 2% down.

Moreover, law 34/1998, of October 7, features the transitional regime of the gases manufactured in island Territories, so that up to the completion and commissioning of the facilities that allow the supply of natural gas distribution companies may carry out the supply of manufactured gases. The order ITC/1660/2009, of 22 June, determines the rates applicable to the supply of gases manufactured in island territories until the arrival of natural gas, in application of the provisions in article 25.1 of the Royal Decree 949/2001 of 3 August. The sole additional provision of this order, establishes that the rates to be applied by companies distributors of gases manufactured by channeling in island territories the Directorate-General of energy and mines will determine them.

In his virtue, taking in has them tolls and cannons in force, this direction General of political energy and mines has solved it following: first.

Prices excluding tax of last resort of natural gas rate will be in effect from zero hours of April 1, 2015, will be indicated below: rate fixed (€post-trial) / month Variable cents/kWh consumption exceeding 5,000 kWh/year 4.36 TUR.1 5,374623 TUR.2 consumption exceeds 5,000 kWh per year and less than or equal to 50,000 kWh/year 8.84 4,687223 second.

Prices without taxes applicable to supplies of manufactured gas or air propanado in island Territories under provisions of the twenty transitional provision of the law 34/1998, of October 7, the hydrocarbon sector, in force since zero o'clock on April 1, 2015, will be those indicated below: rate fixed (€post-trial) / month Variable cents/kWh consumption exceeding 5,000 kWh/year 4.36 T.1 5,374623 T.2 consumption greater than 5,000 kWh/year and less than or equal to 50,000 kWh/year 8.84 4,687223 T.3 consumption exceeds 50,000 kWh per year and not exceeding 100,000 kWh per year 60,38 4,067277 T.4 consumption exceeds 100,000 kWh per year 181,72 3,756777 third.

The cost of the raw material and the different elements that compose it are: cost raw material components (cents/kWh) Gas of base Gas winter auction reference auction reference Cn An Pbn RBn Bn Pin RIn 2,272466 0,140764 2,545 2,226060 0,242297 3,214 1,739667 BR6n ($/Bbl) BR60 ($/Bbl) Tn ($/€) T0 ($/€) HH (cents/kWh) NBP (cents/kWh) 65,2053 102,4737 1,130696





1,298327 1,030196 2,449139 room.

For the calculation of the turnover of the supply of natural gas by pipeline measured by meter, during the period that includes the date of entry into force of this resolution, shall be apportioned the total consumption of the period invoiced proportionally to the days to which apply the various resolutions in force. To the resulting consumption, it will be application price in force in each period, which shall include applicable taxes in the same.

Fifth.

Modification of the resolution of 26 of December of 2014, of the direction General of political energy and mines, by which is publishes the rate of last resource of gas natural.

Noticed an error in the resolution of 26 December 2014, of the Directorate-General for energy and mines, which published the last resort of natural gas tariff, published in the «Official Gazette» number 315, of December 30, 2014, proceed to make the following correction: on page 106921, on the second point , where it says "prices without taxes of natural gas supply rate applicable to the consumers of the Canary Islands, which will be in effect from zero hours of the day, January 1, 2015, will be indicated below: ', should say"prices without taxes of natural gas supply rate applicable to supplies of manufactured gas or air propanado in island Territories «, hosted the 20th transitional provision of the law 34/1998, of October 7, the hydrocarbons sector, in force since the zero hour of January 1, 2015, provisions shall be those indicated below:».

Sixth.

This resolution shall take effect on April 1, 2015.

Against this resolution, it is important to appeal appeal to Mr. Secretario de Estado de Energía, in the period of one month, in accordance with the provisions of law 30/1992, of 26 November, legal regime of public administrations and common administrative procedure.

Madrid, 27 of March of 2015.-the Director General of political energy and mines, Maria Teresa Baquedano Martin.