The electricity market will fire the starting gun in southwest China
It is reported that a new round of regional comprehensive pilot program for electric power system reform will be implemented in the near future, and guizhou and yunnan are expected to become the first batch of approved provinces in China. Different from the pilot project of electricity transmission and distribution price reform, the comprehensive pilot project of guizhou and yunnan is the first round in China, and the content covers electricity transmission and distribution price, power trading, electricity sales side market and cross-provincial and cross-district power trading.
The pilot reform of electricity selling side in guizhou mainly chooses two places: GUI 'an new district and xingyi city. Different from the pilot reform of power transmission and distribution price, the comprehensive reform includes four pilot projects of power transmission and distribution price, power trading, power selling side and cross-provincial and cross-district power trading.
At present, there are 7 pilot power transmission and distribution price reform nationwide, but there is no precedent for the long-called comprehensive pilot. Yunnan and guizhou have a strong desire for comprehensive reform as they have surplus electricity needs to be exported. Considering from the national level, there are abundant cloud and expensive power supply structures. The pilot projects of bidding for Internet access, power trading and cross-regional configuration are of more significance, and the resistance to reform is relatively small.
At the end of July this year, guizhou province issued the work plan for further deepening the reform of the electric power system (hereinafter referred to as the "work plan"), which became the first provincial detailed rules for implementing the reform of the electric power system. This plan proposes to independently approve the electricity price for transmission and distribution, realize the formation of electricity price for sale other than public welfare by the market step by step, properly deal with the cross-subsidy of electricity price, steadily promote the reform of electricity selling side, and orderly release electricity selling business to social capital.
As early as the middle of July, the national development and reform commission of guizhou province had convened the heads of relevant units to discuss the comprehensive pilot program for the reform of guizhou electric power system, the pilot program for the reform of the distribution and sale side of guian new district, the pilot program for the reform of xingyi local electric power system, and the reform program for guizhou electric power trading center (discussion draft).
Opening the electricity sales side is the core of the current round of electricity reform, which has attracted the attention of various capitals. At present, power selling enterprises are established in various regions, and six power selling enterprises have been set up in guizhou, including local state-owned enterprises, local private enterprises and capital outside the province. In the pilot of comprehensive reform, the conditions for the pilot of electricity selling side are the most sufficient, which is directly beneficial to regional power generation and electricity selling enterprises.
The pilot comprehensive reform in guizhou also has a positive demonstration significance for the whole country. As guizhou has both intra-provincial and inter-provincial transaction problems, the pilot reform in guizhou plays a positive role in pushing forward the reform of the national power system as soon as possible.