Brexit: energy security Contents

Appendix 3: Glossary

ACER

Agency for the Cooperation of Energy Regulators

ADBA

Anaerobic Digestion and Bioresources Association

AM

Assembly Member

BEIS

Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

CACM

Capacity Allocation and Congestion Management Regulation

CBI

Confederation of British Industry

CEF

Connecting Europe Facility

CJEU

Court of Justice of the European Union

E.ON

An energy company

E3G

Third Generation Environmentalism, a consultancy and think tank

EDF Energy

An energy company, owned by Électricité de France

EEA

European Economic Area

EEF

The Manufacturers’ Organisation (formerly the Engineering Employers’ Federation)

EFET

European Federation of Energy Traders

EFTA

European Free Trade Association

EIB

European Investment Bank

ENGIE

An energy and services organisation

ENTSO-E

European Network of Transmission System Operators for Electricity

ENTSO-G

European Network of Transmission System Operators for Gas

EU ETS

European Union Emissions Trading Scheme (or EU Emissions Trading System)

EUPHEMIA

Pan-European Hybrid Electricity Market Integration Algorithm

GW

Gigawatt

IAEA

International Atomic Energy Agency

IEM

Internal Energy Market

I-SEM

Integrated Single Electricity Market

ITER

International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor

ITRE

European Parliament Committee on Industry, Research and Energy

JET

Joint European Torus

microCHP

Micro Combined Heat and Power

MiFID

Markets in Financial Instruments Directive

MP

Member of Parliament

MSP

Member of the Scottish Parliament

NCA

Nuclear Cooperation Agreement

NGO

Non-Governmental Organisation

NIA

Nuclear Industry Association

NIRO

Nuclear Innovation and Research Office

Ofgem

Office of Gas and Electricity Markets

ONR

Office for Nuclear Regulation

PCIs

Projects of Common Interest

PPE

Personal Protective Equipment

PRISMA

A European gas capacity trading platform

REA

Renewable Energy Association

REMIT

Regulation on Wholesale Energy Market Integrity and Transparency

RWE

An energy company, formerly known as Rheinisch-Westfälisches Elektrizitätswerk AG

SEM

Single Electricity Market

SONI

System Operator of Northern Ireland

SSAC

State System of Accounting for and Control of Nuclear Material

SSE

An energy company, formerly known as Scottish and Southern Energy

TFEU

Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union

TSO

Transmission System Operator

UREGNI

Utility Regulator of Northern Ireland





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