Single Intra-Day Coupling (SIDC/XBID)

What is the Single Intra-Day Coupling (SIDC/XBID) initiative and why is it so important to integrate European markets? PSE is an active participant of SIDC initiative, which aim is to give new opportunities to electricity market participants.

You can find detailed information on SIDC mechanism in an information package. You can also check the Q&A, which should clarify all the facts. It’s available on the PSE website.

The SIDC page on the ENTSO-E website.

Updates on the SIDC initiative:

5.10.2021 - SIDC: Successful third wave go-live

24.11.2020SIDC: Expansion of 30 and 15 minute products and Revised Local Implementation Project 14 Go-Live 

09.07.2020A new Local Implementation Project established under SIDC

02.04.2020SIDC: Record Months and Welcoming New Members

17.01.2020Common PSE and Svk statement regarding SIDC (XBID) activation on PL-SE border

28.11.2019European Single Intraday Coupling (SIDC) Parties confirm successful 2nd wave go-live 

08.11.2019European Single Intraday Coupling (SIDC) go-live

07.11.2019PSE and SEPS common statement on Intra-Day Market allocation on the Polish-Slovak border

13.06.2019XBID – 1st anniversary and announcement of 2nd Wave Go-Live