The remit of the Electricity Market Group is to promote an internal Nordic market without borders and efficient trading with other countries. The Nordic Region needs to continue to develop its electricity market. The policy of the Nordic Council of Ministers to promote an efficient market with the right number of suppliers, security of supply, fair competition, environmentally-friendly energy sources, transparency and incentives for price elasticity.
The Group is responsible for following up on proposals concerning the electricity market and coordinates policy implementation. It operates within frameworks laid down by the Nordic Council of Ministers and reports to the Nordic Committee of Senior Officials responsible for co-operation on energy.