Large customer status
The status of a large customer is determined by the Electricity Transmission System (GSE) and / or Electricity Distribution System Operator (ENERGO-PRO Georgia, Telasi) approved by the Georgian National Energy and Water Regulatory Commission (GNERC) on December 28, 2020. In accordance with the Rule of Determination ”(https://matsne.gov.ge/ka/document/view/5069902?publication=0).
A large consumer is an end-user who has the right to trade in an organized energy market (wholesale market). Large customers after July 1, 2021 will have the right to enter into a supply contract with several suppliers simultaneously.
As a result of the amendments to the Network Rules by GNERC Resolution No. 6 of March 30, 2021, Article 3241 was added to the Rules of the Network, according to which users with large customer status were required to regulate metering nodes (https://matsne.gov.ge/ka/document/ view / 5144385? publication = 0).
See detailed information in the attached resolution:
Determining the criteria and status of large consumers (GEO version)