Exclusive Group Orders are available for the Day Ahead CWE Auction. You can submit and update exclusive groups in three different ways:

  1. You can create/update your order directly in the order editor
  2. You can create/update your order in an Excel file, and thereafter copy the orders and paste it directly into the application
  3. You can upload an order using our Excel templates


1. Create/update order in order editor

  • From the order overview screen, press “Add Exclusive Group” button
  • You can name the group (alphanumeric) or choose to use the default system naming (see example below)
  • Ensure the correct portfolio is selected
  • Click "Add Exclusive Group"


Click on the "+" sign on the newly created group


A pop-up window appears. Add the following information

  • Block name
  • Timing of the block (from and to)
  • Price
  • Volume
  • Minimum Acceptance Ratio (in either percentage or MW)
  • Click "Done" and continue adding blocks to the exclusive group (minimum two blocks per exclusive group)
  • Submit the exclusive group by clicking "Save"



2. Copy and paste exclusive group from an Excel file

  • Start by either 1) downloading an empty Excel template or 2) exporting an existing order. For further instruction on this and how to fill in the header of the excel template, see this link
  • Enter exclusive group(s) in the Excel template by filling in name, from, to, volume, price, minimum acceptance ratio % and exclusive group. For detailed description of this, see this link
  • In the Excel file, mark the cells containing the exclusive group and press CTRL+C
  • In the Auctions platform
    • "Add Block"
    • Select portfolio 
    • Press CTRL+ V
    • “Save” to submit the blocks to the auction and "Close"



3. Upload an exclusive group using Excel templates

  • Start by either 1) downloading an empty Excel template or 2) exporting an existing order. For further instruction on this and how to fill in the excel template, see this link
  • Enter exclusive group(s) in the Excel template by filling in name, from, to, volume, price, minimum acceptance ratio % and exclusive group. For detailed description of this, see this link
  • Save the order file on your computer
  • Click "Upload" and either 1) drag and drop the file, or 2) "Select from your computer"


Amend an existing exclusive order

Select the exclusive group(s) you need to amend


You can either edit, duplicate or delete an existing block order by using the options to the right below


Orders can also be amended by uploading a new version from Excel templates. Blocks and Exclusive groups with identical name as orders already submitted will be updated, not doubled.