In this section you can read and download all the AURES II published report. For the AURES reports, click here.

Design options for cross-border auctions

This report aims to address the potential complexity of cross-border auctions and to show how they can be designed to be effective and efficient. To do so, it assesses various design options for cross-border auctions and provides practical guidance for countries seeking to implement them. The study builds on the findings on auction design from the first AURES project ( and incorporates experience from the German-Danish auction.

May 2nd, 2019|Categories: Report|

Effects of auctions on financing conditions for renewable energy

The effect of auctions and individual auction designs on financing conditions for renewables has until now not been investigated systematically. This report is the first step in this direction. We examine the potential effects of auctions on costs of capital, with the aim of understanding how certain design choices may contribute to improving financing conditions of RE investments

April 30th, 2019|Categories: Report|