Article 1 this regulation lays down rules in connection
the natural gas Act (2005:403) on natural gas companies ' income
from the transmission of natural gas, storage of natural gas, or
access to a gasification plant.
section 2 of the terms and expressions used in this regulation were
the same meaning as in the natural gas Act (2005:403).
section 3 with the fixed assets referred to in this regulation
1. a facility used for the transmission of natural gas,
2. a facility used for the stocking of natural gas,
3. a facility used for the gasification of liquefied
natural gas for liquefaction of natural gas, as well as for import and
unloading of liquefied natural gas,
4. a system which is used for the operation or monitoring of a
facility referred to in 1 and 3, or
5. a facility with associated system used for
measurement, calculation and reporting in the operation of a
facility specified in 1-3.
Revenue from connection to the natural gas pipeline and other
section 4 of the Energy market inspectorate may provide for
how the deduction under Chapter 6. 10 section natural gas Act
(2005:403) should be calculated.
paragraph 5 of the Energy market inspectorate may provide for
what costs can affect the natural gas undertakings and which
index to be used when cost is recalculated with regard
to changes in the price level.
Calculation of a reasonable return
Assets included in the capital base
section 6, if a fixed asset is starting to be used by
natural gas company during the regulatory period, should the asset be included
in the capital base from the mid-year shift that follows the
time when the supply starts to be used.
When a fixed asset is no longer used, shall
access is not included in the capital base from the mid-year shift
that falls immediately after the date on which the supply stopped
The energy market inspectorate may provide for the
assets to be included in the capital base.
Valuation of fixed assets
section 7 of the fixed assets that are included in the capital base to be
have a nuanskaffningsvärde. Nuanskaffningsvärdet
calculated on the basis of the cost of acquiring or
manufacturing fixed asset when it originally was taken in
use taking into account the change in the price level from the
the date of acquisition.
section 8 if there are no conditions to calculate a
nuanskaffningsvärde under section 7, shall nuanskaffningsvärdet
are calculated on the basis of the book value of the fixed asset. If
the fixed asset has no book value or if
There are serious reasons, may nuanskaffningsvärdet instead
be determined to what is reasonable with regard to the
Change in price level
§ 9 the calculation of own funds, the change in
the price is considered to correspond to a cost index calculated for
each year. Index is equal to the annual
the cost of the materials used and the
work carried out at the site of the assets
included in the capital base. The energy market Inspectorate shall notify the
regulations on how the index is calculated.
Calculation of consumption of fixed capital
section 10 when calculating a reasonable return to the part of the
the cost of capital which corresponds to consumption of fixed capital is calculated
as a fixed percentage of nuanskaffningsvärdet. The fixed percentage
calculated based on the asset's economic life.
The energy market Inspectorate shall notify the details
If the calculation referred to in the first subparagraph.
section 11 of the Energy market inspectorate may provide for
How age of fixed assets should be determined in the case
åldersuppgifter is missing.
Documentation of assets
paragraph 12 of the natural gas company will continuously record data on
the fixed assets that are included in the capital base.
The documentation shall indicate
1. which fixed assets are included in the own funds,
2. where a fixed asset is located;
3. when investments and disposals referred to be implemented or
have been carried out during the period of supervision,
4. the method of natural gas company has used to calculate
nuanskaffningsvärde of an asset,
5. If a natural gas undertaking owning the asset, or has acquired
control over access in any other way, and
6. If the asset forms the reserve stock in the business.
paragraph 13 of the energy market Inspectorate shall notify the closer
regulations on documentation in accordance with section 12.
section 14 of the Energy market Inspectorate shall notify the closer
1. the obligation for a natural gas company to submit a
draft revenue framework and to provide data according to Chapter 6.
section 7 of the natural gas Act (2005:403)
2. the information to be submitted in an application for relief
According to Chapter 6. 13 or section 15 of the natural gas Act, and
3. the obligation of a natural gas undertaking to provide data
According to Chapter 6. section 24 of the natural gas Act.