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FaStGO

FaStGO - Facilitating Standards for Guarantees of Origin

This project provides expert advice to the European Commission DG ENER, based on the terms of Reference N° ENER/C1/2019-517: “Technical support for RES policy development & implementation. Establishing technical requirements and facilitating the standardisation process for guarantees of origin on basis of Dir (EU) 2018/2001.”

Overview of Tasks 

  1. Mapping currently existing standardisation frameworks 

  2. Specification of the technical requirements for the extended coverage of GO 

  3. IT system specifications and the requirements for the associated infrastructure for cross-border exchange of GO for all energy carriers 

  4. Systems for EU-based market supervision statistics 

  5. Methodologies for enhanced prevention of financial fraud 

  6. Stakeholder consultation processes

The project runs for one year and started on 16th of December 2019.

FaStGO Residual Mix webinar

AIB is updating the Residual Mix calculation methodology to overcome issues with the previous methodology. The reasons for change and the new methodology, and the presentations given at a webinar on the topic held on 10th March 2020, are accessible from https://www.aib-net.org/facts/european-residual-mix.