target indicators for the development of the RES sector;
a list of operating facilities for the use of RES, with an indication of the installed electric capacity within the zones and the type of facility for the use of RES;
the maximum allowable capacity of RES facilities by the zones and types of facilities for the use of RES;
the register of auction winners;
at the initial stage, when submitting an application for participation in the RE auction is to ensure that the winner will conclude the PPA with RFC on the terms and conditions stipulated by the Rules for organizing and conducting auction trading, and will provide a Performance Bond for the PPA execution.
for the fulfillment of the terms of the PPA. In accordance with the auction and PPA conditions, the Seller shall provide the Buyer with a Performance Bond (often regarded as a financial security for the fulfillment of the terms of the Agreement) within 30 calendar days from the date of signing such an agreement. If the Seller violates this deadline, the PPA shall be terminated.
РРА with FSC
20-year PPAs at auction prices with the FSC for all RE starting from 1 January 2021;
Annual indexation of auction prices, beginning in the second year of generation, with 70% based on the national currency exchange rate to convertible currencies and 30% based on the consumer price index.
Despite the fact that this option is stipulated under the legislation of Kazakhstan, on practice there are a lot of blank spaces when implementing it. For example, Kazakh legislation does not stipulate a standard bilateral private PPA, thus, the parties may use the free form PPA.
The legislation of Kazakhstan does not stipulate a template of bilateral private PPA for sale of electric power. Under the Electric Power Law, contracts for the purchase and sale of electric energy shall contain the following requirements:
daily electricity consumption schedule;
the procedure for reserving electric power by energyproducing organizations;
terms and procedure for termination of the provision of relevant services in case of late payment under contracts Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan No. 588-II "On Electric Power Industry" dated July 9, 2004
The local executive authorities of regions (Akimat) shall reserve land plots for the construction of RE facilities until the auction winners are given the land title, according to the Land Code of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated June 20, 2003, and shall send the relevant information to the Ministry of Energy of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Generally, the procedure of obtaining a land plot consists of 4 stages:
shall be approved by the system operator (KEGOC JSC) with the relevant organization (transmission and/or generation) to the planned connection grids within.
that the transmission company shall provide the RE facility with access to the network by providing the connection point specified in the TS. This agreement is valid between the date of the technical specifications and the signing of the grid connection act. However, it will have a deadline for the latter, linked to the commissioning deadlines agreed in the PPA.
Technical specifications (TS) are based on the approved power dispatch scheme. It is issued by the connecting grid company and contains technical specifications (TS) for the connection to the network.
Note that the investor finances all activities required to obtain the TS. Its validity period is no less than the time needed for preliminary project studies, design and construction of the renewable energy facilities, as identified by current design and construction norms, and should not exceed 3 years.